TURN YOUR CREATIVE PASSION INTO A BUSINESS AT THE JCCAC

JCCAC Arts Village and Arts Centre The JCCAC calls itself a “multidisciplinary arts village and arts centre” that is dedicated to cultivating a creative spirit that nurtures creators and encourages visitors to live a more artistic life. On the ground floor and in the basement, there are frequent classes, theatre productions, and shops open to …

ADVERTISE YOUR CRAFT BUSINESS ONLINE AT THESE WEBSITES

Handicrafts are a great way to become an entrepreneur, and in Hong Kong there are many options for setting up places to sell your products online. We’ve selected two of the most popular websites from the Chinese speaking Hong Kong community. CRECRA (crecra.com) offers many gatherings and fairs about a variety of subjects, crafts, and nationalities, …

RISE CONFERENCE HONG KONG JULY 8-12

RISE Hong Kong is July 8-12 in the Hong Kong Conference and Exhibition Centre! Hosted by Web Summit, RISE is the premier tech, business, and startup conference in Asia, and features three days and nights of intense networking and talks. Speakers come from some of the most prestigious companies and organizations in their fields from …

THE EU GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR) SPECIFIC RIGHTS

Below is a follow up on the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and an overview of the new data subject rights. Take time to review and make sure you’re aware of the specific processes and actions that your company needs to take to adhere to your users’ rights.   Data Subject Rights Breach …

THE EU GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)

As of May 25th, 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been put into effect. Replacing the Data Protection Directive from 1995, the GDPR is adjusting how organizations across the region handle their data privacy and creating a unified set of data privacy laws to help protect and recognize all EU citizen’s data …

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN TRADEMARK REGISTRATION AND COMPANY REGISTRATION

Under Hong Kong law, there are subtle differences between Trademark Registration and Company Registration, for example, whether Company Registration protects brand or business names. In this blog, we are going to address the differences between the Companies Registry and Company Registration, and how Trademark Registration is different. The most important difference is that Company Registration is not …

ACCEPTABLE OFFICIAL DOCUMENT FORMAT IN HONG KONG

Sometimes we have to file relevant official documents to the Inland Revenue Department or the Companies Registry. Sometimes, however, are documents are rejected due to their unacceptable format . Below are a few common cases of unacceptable formats: Some documents are printed 2-sided. Some documents use American Header Paper. Therefore, we want to kindly remind you …