Tara Joseph says Hong Kong has already lost out to Singapore in enticing multinational firms. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong’s special status must remain a shield for the city as US-China trade war intensifies, says American Chamber of Commerce chief Tara Joseph

  • AmCham president warns any change to US-Hong Kong Policy Act would be damaging
  • She says biggest risk for city is whether there is belief that Hong Kong’s valued rule of law is slipping
Topic |   US Politics

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Tara Joseph says Hong Kong has already lost out to Singapore in enticing multinational firms. Photo: Nora Tam
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The technology, innovation and financial services sectors are expected to offer a healthy job market in Hong Kong, regardless of a protracted trade dispute. Photo: Bloomberg

Extended US-China trade war may see Hong Kong employers hold back on hiring, say recruiters

  • Hong Kong’s employment market has yet to take a hit from the US-China trade war, but could suffer in the event of an extended dispute
  • Technology and financial services sectors appear likely to grow, regardless of trade tensions
Topic |   US-China trade war

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The technology, innovation and financial services sectors are expected to offer a healthy job market in Hong Kong, regardless of a protracted trade dispute. Photo: Bloomberg
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