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YEC Volunteering Project - "A Day with Food Angel"

The Chamber’s Young Executives Club organized a volunteering visit again this year with Food Angel on 25 July. Food Angel helps disadvantaged communities in Hong Kong by providing daily food. Around 22 members volunteered in the Food Angel Kowloon Kitchen to prepare over 1,500 hot meal boxes which were then distributed to the elderly and underprivileged families. They also served meals to the elderly in the Sham Shui Po Community Centre and chatted with them about their daily lives.


China Committee Presents Seize the opportunities: China's Further Tax Reduction

Sarah Chan and Winnie Shek, both Partners of Tax and Business Advisory Services, Deloitte China, spoke about Mainland China’s new measures to implement further tax and levies reduction at a roundtable luncheon on 19 July. The speakers explained a range of topics, including the relaxation of R&D super-deduction requirements as well as the extension of tax incentives currently given to venture capital to high-tech enterprises in eight designated locations plus Suzhou Industrial Park. They also discussed the streamlining of applicable VAT rates, the reduction of thresholds for enjoying the small enterprises preferential corporate tax rate, and tax deductions for commercial health insurance.

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Winning in Hong Kong Retail

Jennifer Chow, Associate Director for Marketing Effectiveness of Nielsen Hong Kong, shared her analysis and observations on the prospects for Hong Kong’s retail sector with reference to the shopping behaviour of Mainland travellers at a seminar on 18 July. She also provided useful insights on how to effectively use online commerce to tap into different demographics such as millennials to ultimately win at retail.

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YEC Network & Learn: Believe in YOU!

Dr Harry Wong, Asia’s first ABNLP-certified master trainer of NLP and master coach, spoke about how to develop a positive growth mindset and apply it in work and life at a YEC Network & Learn event on 18 July. He stressed that a person who can easily make others happy is a person who can easily find happiness himself. Changing one’s mindset can change one’s perspective in life, so that one starts to see positives instead of negatives and opportunities instead of obstacles. Around 30 members attended the event where they networked and gained inspirational insights in re-developing themselves.


Avoiding the Honey Trap of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing

Charles Fung from the HKSAR Joint Financial Intelligence Unit spoke on Hong Kong’s anti-money laundering (AML) regime at a seminar with a full house attendance on 14 July. His presentation covered the background to and the implementation of the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing Ordinance and FATF guidelines, definition and the types of conduct that fall within the meaning of AML as well as AML case studies.

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