Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation

SMEs get credit lifeline to help weather the storm

The government-owned Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation is offering new measures to help small and-medium-sized exporters (SMEs) weather an uncertain economic climate.

Tuesday, 7 February, 2012, 12:00am

Export insurer's profits double

The government-owned Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation said profit rose more than 94 per cent in the year to the end of March, as businesses spent more on insurance, and claims fell amid the economic recovery.

14 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Exporters seek more cover

The global financial crisis has prompted more local exporters to seek insurance to cover the risk of overseas buyers failing to pay up. The government-owned Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation said business totalled HK$64.15 billion for the year to end-March, up 36 per cent on the previous year.

8 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Small and medium-sized firms to benefit from new loan rules

Small and medium-sized enterprises are expecting to benefit from the relief measure that will make it easier to obtain loans.

The Special Loan Guarantee Scheme, introduced last year to help firms survive the financial slowdown, will have its application period extended to the end of this year.

27 May 2009 - 12:00am

Whats on

JULY 12

'Opportunities, risks and effective credit management in Asian and African markets', organised by the Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce, will focus on how to expand exports to markets throughout Asia and Africa.

Speaker Albert Lai, general manager, Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation

Inquiries 2823 1210

JULY 14

8 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Debt-collection seminar

The Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation (ECIC) will hold a seminar on debt-collection on Tuesday at the Sheraton Hong Kong. The seminar is open to the public. Admission price is $100 for ECIC policy holders and $120 for non-policy holders.

3 May 1996 - 12:00am