06/01/2020 - 19:00
With the Covid-19 pandemic largely contained in Hong Kong, and the gradual lifting of social distancing measures, the society has turned its focus on how to strengthen economic order. The Our Hong Kong Foundation (OHKF) today organised the third session of ‘INSIGHT FORUM’ with Professor Lap-Chee Tsui, Founding President of the Hong Kong Academy of Sciences as the speaker. Professor Tsui shared his insightful views on the impacts and opportunities brought by Covid-19 to the local innovation and technology ecosystem, the unique advantages and potential of Hong Kong in scientific research to combat Covid-19 as compared with the international world, as well as the future development of Hong Kong on innovation and technology in the Greater Bay Area.
05/18/2020 - 17:00
Second session of OHKF's new ‘INSIGHT FORUM’ series that invites heavyweight experts to speak on a range of pressing societal issues, today the Our Hong Kong Foundation (OHKF) has invited Professor Lawrence J. Lau, Ralph and Claire Landau Professor of Economics, Lau Chor Tak Institute of Global Economics and Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong to share his views on additional fiscal measures needed to jump-start the economy, turnaround business expectations, and promote the city’s long-term growth.
05/04/2020 - 17:00
The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic continues to rage in many countries with now more than 3 million confirmed cases and over 200,000 deaths worldwide. The pandemic is at different stages in different countries and the conditions for elimination of the coronavirus are not apparent. In today’s live webinar, Professor Eng-kiong Yeoh warned that business will no longer be as usual and pointed out the urgent need for well thought-out risk-assessed and risk-mitigated strategies to meet all possible contingencies of the global public health crisis.