On 11 December 2018, our co-founding partner Mr. Thomas Wong, one of the Investment Promotion Ambassadors appointed by Invest Hong Kong, attended Invest Hong Kong’s Annual Reception held at Central Government Offices.
The Annual Reception brought together business leaders from different sectors of overseas and Mainland business communities in Hong Kong. CW team had the opportunity to network and exchange business ideas with entrepreneurs and local representatives of some multinationals.
According to the 2018 Annual Survey of Companies in Hong Kong with Parent Companies Located Outside Hong Kong, there are over 8,754 business operations in Hong Kong with parent companies overseas and in the Mainland, showing a year-on-year growth of 6.4%. Among them, 1,530 have their regional headquarters in Hong Kong, which fully demonstrates Hong Kong’s pivotal role as the gateway to Mainland China and the ideal facilitator for trade and investment across the whole Asia.
In addition, according to InvestHK’s 2018 Startup Survey, the number of startups in Hong Kong has increased 18% to 2,625 this year. A supportive ecosystem backs up by a strong network of incubators, accelerators, innovation labs, angel investors and venture capitalists has been developed to attract entrepreneurs from all over the world to set up their base in Hong Kong; to innovate and gradually scale their business.
As a Registered Service Provider of InvestHK and a Certified Public Accountants in Hong Kong, CW continues to make our contributions to the vibrant economy of the city by leveraging our professional expertise to provide total and tailor-made solutions for overseas and Mainland companies to set up and grow their business in Hong Kong and China.