THE BELT AND ROAD SUMMIT

Marketing EVENT

On 28 June the Belt and Road Summit will be held in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. This event is being held to discuss the opportunities and challenges the Belt and Road Initiative creates, and how best to face them. What is the Belt and Road Initiative? The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is an effort by the …

Companies Registry

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN TRADEMARK REGISTRATION AND COMPANY REGISTRATION

Marketing INCORPORATION

Under Hong Kong law, there are subtle differences between Trademark Registration and Company Registration, for example, whether Company Registration protects brand or business names. In this blog, we are going to address the differences between the Companies Registry and Company Registration, and how Trademark Registration is different. The most important difference is that Company Registration is not an indication of trademark rights. In …

ACCEPTABLE OFFICIAL DOCUMENT FORMAT IN HONG KONG

Marketing COMPANY SECRETARIAL

Sometimes we have to file relevant official documents to the Inland Revenue Department or the Companies Registry. Sometimes, however, are documents are rejected due to their unacceptable format . Below are a few common cases of unacceptable formats: Some documents are printed 2-sided. Some documents use American Header Paper. Therefore, we want to kindly remind you that all official documents sent …

WHAT TO DO WHEN I RECEIVE MY PROFIT TAX RETURN FORM?

Marketing ACCOUNTING & AUDITING

18 months after the date of incorporation of your company, you will receive your first Profit Tax Return Form from the Inland Revenue Department. Here below are 4 important points you should know about that form. 1. Don’t miss the deadline! The deadline for submitting the Profit Tax Return Form is 3 months after the issued date for your first year …

PRODUCTIVITY – YOUR LIFE WILL CHANGE WHEN YOU START TIDYING UP

Marketing CO-WORKING SPACE

If you have a messy office desk, and you still struggle to find your things quickly, you are one of the many that suffer from office desk clutter. So you’ve got a desk or office you would like to tidy up. We’ve all been there, there’s no shame about it. Check out the advice below to get it under control …

5 SALES QUESTIONS TO CLOSE MORE DEALS

Marketing INCORPORATION

While closing sales, asking is usually more important than answering questions. When utilized well, questions can help shape the conversation and engage your clients in a more relevant way. Below are five sales questions that you should ask while meeting potential clients. 1. How did you hear about us? This question can help you to know which angle to use when …

5 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CLOSING THE DEAL

Marketing INCORPORATION

Being able to close deals effectively can help you stand out from the competitive market, which can be very beneficial to your business. Herein below are the five things you should consider to close sales in a more efficient way. 1. Listen to your clients It is elementary to listen to your clients as you want to better understand their …

JOIN THE HONG KONG ENTREPRENEUR DAY @ HKTDC

Marketing EVENT

The 10th annual Hong Kong Entrepreneur Day will be held from the 17th of May to the 18th of May in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. It is free and open to the public. At this fair, visitors can find start-up opportunities and support services made for Hong Kong start-ups. In addition, there are many events to help …

MORE ABOUT QUARTERLY SURVEY OF EMPLOYMENT AND VACANCIES

Marketing COMPANY SECRETARIAL

Previously, we introduced the purpose of the Survey of Employment and Vacancies and how to submit it. In this blog, we will explain how properly fill it out, as you may find difficulties. Below are a few frequently asked questions. In section A, provide basic information about the company. 1. Trading name — Some establishments may use a trading name that is …