Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Profits, politics, and panics: Hong Kong's banks and the making of a miracle economy'. Hong Kong Club. Tomorrow: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast briefing by Civic Exchange chief executive Christine Loh. Hong Kong Club. Friday, January 11: Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Will China slow down after the Olympics?' Monday, January 14: American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Face to face with AmCham: 40 years in Asia's business capital'. Ritz-Carlton. Hong Kong College of Technology International Conference on Urban Sustainability. Tuesday, January 15: American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Global economic turmoil: The outlook for Asia'. Ritz-Carlton. Wednesday, January 16: Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'China's role in globalisation - Bridging the expectation gap between China and the western world'. Friday, January 18: Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Exploring Islamic finance - Fundamentals and opportunities of shariah-compliant investment'. American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Anti-money laundering: Think global, act local'. Ritz-Carlton. Employers' Federation of Hong Kong event: 'Visit to a member's company - Octopus Cards'. Beijing: UK/China Business Summit. Daioyutai State Guest House. Monday, January 21: American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Prospecting for profits in China: The case for venturing west'. Ritz-Carlton.