PUBLISHED : Friday, 02 September, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 02 September, 2011, 12:00am


Today: Republicans Abroad Hong Kong breakfast: 'President Obama's strategic and economic approach to China', presented by Stephen Yates, former deputy assistant to US vice president Dick Cheney for national security affairs. The American Club, Two Exchange Square.

British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Challenges of the Chinese economy and the 12th five-year plan'.

American Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'What do shoppers really want? Getting inside the minds of Asian shoppers'. Bank of America Tower, Central.

Monday, September 5: Canadian Chamber of Commerce lunch: Clement Gignac, Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade of Quebec. Grand Hyatt, Hong Kong.

Tuesday, September 6: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Arbitration in Hong Kong - Latest developments'. The Hong Kong Club, Central,

German Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Upmarket risks and opportunities in customs and transfer pricing'. Lippo Centre, Admiralty.

Hong Kong Securities Institute evening: 'Update on the consultation on changes to the code on corporate governance practices and associated listing rules'. Hong Kong Securities Institute.