Hong Kong Services for Mainland’s Outbound Investment (3): Value-added Services Beyond Brand Management
Chinese manufacturers often have to manage their image and reputation while taking care of the operational needs arising from high-volume production. Hong Kong’s pool of brand planning and management experts can assist in the design of innovative products. They can also help clients seek funds and sales channels through online crowdfunding platforms and assist manufacturers in pursuing transformation and upgrade by providing value-added services aside from brand development.
East Africa clearly plays a key role in China's Belt and Road Initiative, with its clear endgame of accessing new markets and additional natural resources, but many nations across the continent are now asking what exactly is in it for them…
The pace of the so-called new-style urbanisation in China, especially in the YRD region, has accelerated dramatically in recent years. Many of the provinces are now taking a lead in building smart cities, strengthening the quality and efficiency of urban management, and in facilitating the development of low-carbon, livable cities. All of this offers clear business prospects for a number of Hong Kong-based businesses.
The Indonesian government has announced an immediate extension to its tax incentives for investments across a number of key industries. The tax reductions on offer range from 10% to 100% over a period of up to 15 years and cover a variety of sectors, including oil and metal production, infrastructure, maritime transport, telecommunications and agricultural processing.