Chamber News

  • Change to China visa application rules

    We have been informed by the Norwegian Honorary Consulate in Hong Kong that the following changes have been made to the application procedure for mainland China visas: Any foreigner who is holding a valid passport issued on January 1, 2015

  • Lobbying by international Chambers results in action on HK bank accounts

    The difficulty of opening bank accounts for foreign companies in Hong Kong has been a recurring issue raised in recent meetings of the International Business Committee (IBC), the forum where the HK Government meets representatives of the international business community

  • Successful Nordic BBQ at Shek O Beach

    On Saturday March 25th, Young Professionals across the Nordic Chambers of Commerce enjoyed a relaxing day at Shek O beach with a BBQ and fun activities. Although it was a cloudy day, all the participants had a great time networking

  • Nordic Festival at CUHK 22-31 March

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong invites everyone to a Nordic Festival at the University between 22-31 March. From their programme: “The Nordic region, to some people, may be synonymous with the northern lights, reindeers, forests, Santa Claus, simple yet

  • Young Professionals learn Cantonese the natural way!

      On Friday March 3rd, Young Professionals from Swedish, Danish, Finnish and Norwegian Chambers of Commerce participated in a Cantonese crash-course. The participants then had to apply their newly acquired language skills to navigate their way to local bars in

  • Norwegian YP is up and running!

    Norwegian Chamber officially launched its Young Professionals group on 27th February, with the appointment of two new YP Coordinators, Niklas Røine (left) and Mads Grønli (right), both Norwegian students in Hong Kong. Here pictured with the Chairman, Mr. Kjartan Furset.

  • InterSME hosts breakfast seminar on Crisis & Change

    The 17th of February saw the latest seminar in the InterSME series, on the topic “Handling Crisis and Change as an SME”. Three speakers gave their views and perspectives over breakfast at UniCredit in Central, from left Mr. Argha Sen

  • Norwegian Chamber welcomes the New Year and “Normalisation”

    The Chamber’s annual Chinese New Year dinner took place on 8 February, with over 30 members and guests enjoying the food and surroundings of the China Club in Hong Kong. Guests of Honour included (from the right) Norway’s Consul General

  • Norway Asia Business Review – fourth issue

    The fourth issue of the joint Norway-Asia Business Review was released on Tuesday, 16 December 2016. The Norway Asia Business Review is the magazine published by Business Associations in South and South East Asia. Available in print, or online at

  • Nordic Chambers Discuss the Future of Innovation and Digitalization

    On 2nd November, some 50 professionals from Hong Kong’s business community attended a fully booked Nordic panel discussion on “The future of Innovation and Digitalization”. Torbjörn Dimblad, Chief Technology Officer for OKAY.com, represented for the Norwegian Chamber of Commerce at

  • Norway Asia Business Review – third issue

    The third issue of the joint Norway-Asia Business Review was released on Tuesday, 25 October 2016! This issue focuses on energy. The Norway Asia Business Review is the magazine published by Business Associations in South and South East Asia. Available

  • C.C. Liu receives Royal Norwegian recognition

    His Majesty The King of Norway has bestowed a medal on the Norwegian Honorary Consul in Hong Kong, Mr. Liu Cheng Chan, for his outstanding service in the interest of Norway. The Norwegian Ambassador to China, Mr. Svein Sæther, decorated

  • Norway China Investment Conference, Shenzhen 2016

    September 22nd saw the conference titled Innovation and Collaboration in Ocean Economy take place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Shenzhen. The conference hosted an impressive line-up of speakers, including industry leaders such as Statoil and China International Marine Containers

  • Celebration dinner for Mr. Sidney Wong

    Thanks to all who participated in the celebration dinner for Mr. Sidney Wong, and to all who helped organise the event, and not least a big thanks to Sidney for helping Norwegians in Hong Kong for over three decades !

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