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  1. Council needs three productive consultants

    Posted Sep 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A respected Hong Kong-based body dedicated to supporting business in the community is hoping to find keen consultants to fill three new positions. The multidisciplinary Hong Kong Productivity Council was established in 1967 to promote increased productivity and the use of more efficient methods throughout the business sectors. The new consultants would be expected to 'provide consultancy advice ...

  2. Ex-consultant accused of cheating council

    Posted Dec 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A former senior consultant of the Hong Kong Productivity Council appeared in Eastern Court yesterday on 28 charges of fraud and using documents with intent to deceive. In 2007 and 2008, Ling Chung-hang, 40, allegedly made false statements to the council and handled more than HK$1.2 million in proceeds of crime. He is to enter pleas in the District Court on December 21. ...

  3. What, exactly, is left for the Trade Development Council to develop?

    Posted Apr 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Jake van der Kamp This week sees the confluence of three important fairs as the Hong Kong Trade Development Council capitalises on its reputation for hosting some of the world's ... are now the equivalent of only 4 per cent of our gross domestic product, down from more than 50 per cent 25 years ago. That residual 4 per cent is mostly due to a lingering export activity ...

  4. Find new markets, products, exporters told

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Demand for luxury goods picked up a bit in some European countries and North America thanks to the economic recovery and timely tax incentives, an analysis of the Trade Development Council ... consumption sentiment in the new year,' Daniel Poon Wing-choi, the council's assistant chief economist, said. 'That said, it doesn't mean Hong Kong exporters should give up ...

  5. HK green products have edge on mainland

    Posted Oct 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam Anita.lam@scmp.com Hong Kong may be best-positioned in the mainland's booming green product market as locally made food and related products not only enjoy higher demand than those produced over the border but also have price competitiveness against foreign products. A survey conducted by the Trade Development Council has found mainland consumers are willing ...

  6. Productivity body urges caution over Cepa-mania

    Posted Jul 01st 2003, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... gains. In a poll by the Hong Kong Productivity Council of 114 companies last week before the free-trade pact was signed, 93 per cent said they expected the agreement would be good ... of the companies said they would set up or expand production in Hong Kong because of the agreement. Keung Wing-ching, the council's acting executive director, said most businesses reacted warmly ...

  7. Stamp of quality and safety shows on HK products

    Posted Jul 06th 2004, 12:00am by Ann Williams

    ... suppliers had upgraded their services, products and management quality in order to maintain their global position, especially in the United States and European markets. The bulk of Hong Kong's exports in these industries now target the middle of the market, and carry both volume and value. 'We are very competitive in product design, creativity and low production costs,' Mr Sun ...

  8. Exports slow in July as disease dampens orders for products

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... delayed,' said Sunny Ho Lap-kee, executive director of the Hong Kong Shippers' Council. 'The merchandise buyers have come back from mid-June and therefore we have lost three months because ...

  9. Innovative products sit well with buyers

    Posted Apr 12th 2007, 12:00am by Reggie Ho

    ... they get serious about business. They want to see if your company withstands time,' managing director Charlie Yip Chee-lai said. The company contacted buyers about the products it was exhibiting this year. The response has been strong and many advance appointments have been made. OTO Bodycare is highlighting two products this year: the Master Relax Massage Chair (MR-1390) ...

  10. Financial forces righting perceived imbalance in product pricing

    Posted Nov 19th 2004, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp 'It has been reported that as Southeast Asian countries are offering better quality goods at cheaper prices than Hong Kong, the local tourist industry has been under pressure in recent years. In this connection, will the government inform this council...' Legislator Raymond Ho Chung-tai, Legco question, November 17 WHAT HE WANTED to know, ...




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