Economists' Pick- Highlight
17 April 2019
Prime Design Consultancy Ltd, established in Hong Kong in 2014, set up Yipin, an architectural design consultancy, in Guangzhou in 2018 in a bid to enter the mainland’s interior / exterior design and project management market. Prime Design Director Terence Chan, and Project Director Abdul Salam Yeung spoke to HKTDC Research about their experience in the GBA, as well as their views on development trends in the mainland architectural design market.
Saudi Arabia is the largest economy in the Middle East, yet is one of the least understood in the world. Known for its abundant natural resources, the Kingdom’s economy has long been reliant on the oil sector. Triggered by the changing global energy market and demographic transition, the conservative and oil-rich monarchy is working to upgrade its image and embrace a new status as an open country and diversify its economy from oil.
Four industry stars took to the stage at the recent HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show to warn the industry that, compared to other sectors, it is falling behind when it comes to capitalising on the benefits of new technology.