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Get to know – Anna Pettersson, regional development director at Region Västerbotten, member of the Government’s Electrification Committee and much appreciated board member of the Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce in Sweden

Get to know – Anna Pettersson, regional development director at Region Västerbotten, member of the Government’s Electrification Committee and much appreciated board member of the Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce in Sweden

Photo: Patrick Trägårdh The Chamber had a catch up with Anna to learn more about her background, her take on democracy, and her lessons from many years of leadership. Anna recalls that she was certain from a young age that she wanted to study technology at high school...

Results of The Business Climate Survey 2021

Results of The Business Climate Survey 2021

Earlier this year Team Sweden asked the Swedish SwedCham members what they think about the business climate in Hong Kong. As team Sweden in Hong Kong put it, "the purpose of this survey is to increase the understanding of opportunities and challenges that the Hong...

Launch event of the Business Climate Survey 2021

Launch event of the Business Climate Survey 2021

Team Sweden in Hong Kong welcomes you to the launch of the Business Climate Survey 2021. The survey presents a picture of current opportunities and challenges for Swedish companies in Hong Kong. On Friday the 2nd of July at 5-6pm Hong Kong time (GMT+8) (11am-12pm...

Update from the board

Update from the board

After a very different and challenging year, spring is finally here and summer is fast approaching. This is a busy time for many, and also for the Chamber. A new board was elected during the spring meeting, and I am pleased to welcome Håkan Nilsson, CFO and Deputy CEO...

Join us for a digital summer mingle on June 16, 17.00 - 18.00 CEST. Agenda  17.00 Opening by Torborg Chetkovich 17.10 Björn Segerblom - about 50 years of business from our man in Hong Kong 17.30 Open Forum - the way forward for the HKCCSE? We encourage input from...

The Future of Financing

The Future of Financing

In February, Torborg Chetkovich, partner at Capman Infra and Hanna Raftell, CEO at Fimento discussed the future of financing at the annual conference, Framtidsarenan. They reflected on the challenges and opportunities, which have arisen from the rapid changes that the...

Happy Holidays Dear Hong Kong friends

Happy Holidays Dear Hong Kong friends

Happy Holidays Dear Hong Kong friends!  Thank you all for being part of the network of Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce in Sweden! It is time to renew your membership for 2021. We hope that you visit our website www.hongkong.se, enjoy reading our newsletters and...

The Business Climate Survey Hong Kong 2020

The Annual Business Climate survey is a report by the members of Team Sweden in Hong Kong: Business Sweden, The Consulate General of Sweden in Hong Kong and the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong. The report is a tool to map out the opportunities and challenges...

Per Augustsson, new Swedish Consul General

Per Augustsson, new Swedish Consul General

Interview with Per Augustsson, New Consul General appointed in Hong Kong We have the pleasure to have had interviewed Per Augustsson, who is newly appointed as the Consul General in Hong Kong, to share his insights on various hot topics in Hong Kong. Can you tell us...

Hutchison Ports opens Norvik Port

Hutchison Ports opens Norvik Port

Most of us in Sweden have heard of 3 (Tre) mobile operator. But did you know that the mother company of Tre mobile, CK Hutchison, is actually a Hong Kong founded company? CK Hutchison Holdings Limited (CK Hutchison) is a multinational conglomerate which employs over...

Thank you and good luck Helena!

Thank you and good luck Helena!

Mrs Helena Storm is leaving her position as Consul General in Hong Kong after five years. Her new assignment for the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs starts September 1 and is as Ambassador in Bogota, Colombia.

Business Beyond Covid-19

Business Beyond Covid-19

In late April the Chamber arranged a webinar on the consequences of the covid-19 pandemic and if it was a silver lining in sight. We had some experienced guest speakers participating from Sweden and Hong Kong and representing very different industries. Alexander...