Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Hong Kong Trade Development Council

May 24, 2006 13:00 ET

Luncheon on "Hong Kong -- Turning China into Opportunities"

Hong Kong Speaker to share views on Canadian companies' "China business strategy" Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO, MEDIA ADVISORY--(CCNMatthews - May 24, 2006) - Luncheon: "Hong Kong: Turning China into Opportunity"

Canadian companies, especially small and medium enterprises (SMEs), have been looking for viable ways to chart their China business strategies. At the "Canada-Hong Kong Business Forum" Luncheon to be held in Winnipeg next Tuesday (May 29, 2006), Steve Alexander, Deputy Executive Director of The Hong Kong Trade Development Council, will share his views on how Canadian companies can leverage on the Hong Kong platform to turn China into opportunity.

Date: Monday, May 29, 2006
Time: 12 Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Venue: Winnipeg Convention Centre, 2nd Floor, Room 2E/F, 375 York Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3J3

Who: Steve Alexander, Deputy Executive Director, Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Steve Alexander is the Deputy Executive Director of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (TDC), the statutory organisation responsible for promoting and developing the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region's external trade. Before joining TDC in 2004, Steve spent nearly a decade in the Chinese mainland, building consumer goods brands for Fortune 500 firms, managing industrial investment projects and developing commercial operations. He has more than 20 years' experience in international business management, strategic market entry planning, cross-cultural communication and overseas expatriate experience in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, Indonesia and Japan.

/For further information: Andrew Yui, Director, Canada, Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Tel: (416) 366-3594, email: andrew.yui@tdc.org.hk/ IN: ECONOMY, TRADE

Contact Information

  • Andrew Yui, Director, Canada, Hong Kong Trade Development Council
    Primary Phone: 416-366-3594
    E-mail: andrew.yui@tdc.org.hk