Category Archives: HKSAR Govt News

(Auckland) March Event: HKTDC F&B Delegation Visit

The HKNZBA hosted a Food & Beverage Delegation from Hong Kong, led by the HKTDC, in Auckland in March.  Mr Fred Lam (Executive Director of HKTDC), Ms Bonnie Shek (Director of Australia & New Zealand, HKTDC Sydney), members of the visiting delegation and the Executive Committee members of the HKNZBA were welcomed with a Michelin Star cuisine prepared with New Zealand grown organic produce.  Special thanks to our host for the evening, Zen Garden at Whitford.

Click below to view photos from the F&B Delegation Dinner >>

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Administrative Service Summer Internship Programme 2014

The Administrative Service forms a cadre of multi-skilled professional administrators who play a key role in the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. They are involved in policy formulation, resource allocation and implementation of major Government programmes. Posted around different bureaux and departments at regular intervals, they enjoy variety in their career and contribute to different areas of work in the Government.

The primary objective of the Administrative Service Summer Internship Programme (“the Programme”) is to give Hong Kong students who wish to pursue a career in the Administrative Service an early opportunity to get some hands-on experience of working in the HKSAR Government, so as to facilitate their future career planning. We now invite interested full-time students who fulfill our selection criteria to apply for the Programme in 2014.

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StartmeupHK Venture Programme 2013 Winner Profile: D’Arcy Polychrome

D’Arcy Polychrome has developed a process called Drikolor, which delivers colour through dry granulated pigments that are mixed into base paints at point of use or point of sale. This technology is enabling D’Arcy Polychrome’s clients to add value to their services and be rapidly reactive to their customers’ colour needs. D’Arcy Polychrome strives to deliver colour to business and customers in an innovative format; it is a disruptive technology and the company has global ambitions.

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NZ Entrepreneurs Wins InvestHK ‘StartmeupHK Venture Programme’

5 December 2013 – InvestHK

Three entrepreneurs from New Zealand, the US and Hong Kong today (December 5) were named champions of the 2013 StartmeupHK Venture Programme, the first global start-up contest designed and staged by Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK).

After two final rounds of judging at the Conference Hall of Central Government Offices at Tamar, D’Arcy Polychrome Ltd, Hanson Robotics and Wifinity Ltd beat nine other finalists to win the Grand Awards and receive prizes worth around HK$2 million in the form of free professional services and work space for one year provided by eight corporate sponsors.

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