The Upcoming Event: October 20 The Hong Kong Start-up Visa – Is it All that It’s Cracked Up to Be?

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With the introduction by the Hong Kong Immigration Department of the Enhancement Measures on May 4, 2015 the so-called Start-up Visa has come into being. Often seen as a panacea to foreign nation visa-for-investment woes for modestly funded start up businesses, this visa comes with one huge string attached.  Attend this talk by the Hong Kong Visa Geeza Stephen Barnes …

The 118th Canton Fair 2015 – A Great Opportunity to Expand Your Business in China

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The Canton Fair will be held during October 15, 2015 to November 4, 2015 at China Import and Export Fair Pazhou Complex, Guangzhou.  This great trade event exhibits over 150,000 kinds of quality Chinese products and overseas commodities with distinctive features. The fair leans to export trade, though import business is also done here.  Various types of business activities such …

How to protect your business in Hong Kong

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The essential function of a trademark is to exclusively identify the commercial source or origin of products or services, so a trademark, properly called, indicates source or serves as a badge of origin. Typically a trademark can be words (including personal names), indications, designs, letters, characters, numerals, figurative elements, colours, sounds, smells, the shape of the goods or their packaging …

No, You Shouldn’t Obsess Over Being Perfect – Especially When Starting Up

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The definition of entrepreneur is all about a person who organizes and operates a business taking on greater than normal financial risks. If you are investing in your business and you can’t see an immediate return, it’s normal: keep working hard. When your purpose is starting a business it’s easy to look at someone who is already doing it and …

A small reminder about Company Incorporation: basic rules and advises for shareholders and directors

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A small reminder about Company Incorporation: basic rules and advises for shareholders and directors There are some basic rules to follow if you are going to create your own business in Hong Kong even if, to do it here, it is easier and faster compared to other countries. Anybody can form a Hong Kong Limited company. A limited company is …

Watch out for your Visa expiry date

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  Everyday we manage many situations about Visa application and we collaborate with many offices for immigration procedures, we hear lots of different stories on China Visa. In every countries to follow immigration rules strictly is the first thing we suggest to do or it could make you pass through very uncomfortable adventures. Do not overstay. This seems obvious, and …

Working Holiday Visa application: Purpose of the scheme

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As a general rule, any person other than those who have the right of abode or right to land in Hong Kong, must obtain a visa before coming to Hong Kong for the purpose of study, taking up employment, training, investment or residence. To get a work experience abroad represents a great occasion to strengthening your cultural and educational background: …

5 steps to write a successful article

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Do you really know what makes an article interesting? Make your message clear and useful for your audience! Following these simple suggestions, it will guarantee you to get great content. 1 Identifying the Audience An article is like a direct conversation with the reader. The first question you might ask yourself is who your readers are. Everything you write must …