Service Industries - Highlight
26 Aug 2016
A new era of faster than ever internet connectivity is about to dawn, courtesy of the advent of the gigaband, ultra-rapid broadband that will change the way the world goes on line, according to exhibitors at the Broadband World Forum.
“Going Out” to Capture Belt and Road Opportunities (Expert Opinion 7): Cold-chain Logistics Enhances Value of Imports
Chinese companies actively “go out” to look for supply sources of quality agricultural produce and fresh foods for processing or local sales on the mainland. As Hong Kong players have extensive international management experience, they can help mainland enterprises bring in all types of fresh and frozen products from overseas and countries along the Belt and Road route to meet the increasingly stringent requirements of mainland consumers.
China continued to be the world’s third-largest source of FDI for the fourth consecutive year in 2015, as Chinese enterprises are going out to look for resources to boost their competitiveness, and to tap business opportunities in Belt and Road markets, especially the Southeast Asia. Such enterprises are most interested in going to Hong Kong to seek professional services and business partners to support their outbound investment activities, as revealed by a recent HKTDC survey.