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: PBEC’s key takeaways on Vietnam from Horasis Asia Meeting – Dec 2023

PBEC CEO Blog on Vietnam I have just returned to Hong Kong having finished attending and participating at this years Horasis Asia Meeting 2023 held once again in Binh Duong, Vietnam. For those of you who are unaware of this province, Bình Dương covers some 1,000 sq miles in landmass and has a population of over 3.25M according to latest consensus and is considered to be the gateway to Ho Chi Minh City, the economic cultural centre of the country….

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: PBEC supported its strategic partner ICAEW 75th Anniversary Gala Dinner – Oct 2023

PBEC took a table and invited its members to attend the ICAEW – Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales 75th Anniversary gala dinner at the Grand Hyatt Ballroom in Hong Kong on 26th October 2023. Over 300 guests packed out the ballroom on the evening and we were entertained throughout. We were delighted to welcome a large contingent of PBEC HK board of directors and members on the night, namely; Peter Burnett OBE BBS JP, Lester Huang SBS…


: Upcoming PE Insights European conferences in Q4 2023

Discount code: PBEC25 for any LP/GP and PBEC members wishing to join these two events. Amsterdam (Benelux) on October 27th, 2023 Stockholm on November10th, 2023 Here are the TWO upcoming Conference links for further information on how to register and join.                     About PE Insights: Private Equity Insights is a leading independent conference provider in the Private Equity space and has been in the industry for over 13 years. Private Equity…

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: HK ESG International Conference – Obtain your PASS Now!

ESG for Climate Actions International Conference 2023 Organised by WGO & UNESCAP | 30-31 Oct | 📍 Cyber Arena, Cyberport Link to Register Now : The conference will bring together 300+ companies and welcome 600+ attendees. Over the course of two days, 50+ expert speakers will share valuable insights and expertise. Day1 ✨Morning Session :  Global Trends – Climate Challenges and Solutions Day1 ✨Afternoon Session : Sustainability Reporting Standards and New Taxonomy Day2 ⭐Morning Session : Green Finance, Sustainable…


: SAVE THE DATE: 21 November 2023 (11th Meeting of the ESBN) & 22-23 November 2023 (Asia-Pacific Business Forum 2023) both to be held in Hong Kong, China

Dear PBEC members, The ESBN Secretariat is pleased to inform you that the Asia-Pacific Business Forum (APBF) 2023 will be held on 22 and 23 November 2023 in Hong Kong, China, under the theme “An Asia Pacific Green Deal for Business: Driving the Green transformation”, with the 11th Meeting of the ESCAP Sustainable Business Network taking place on 21 November prior to the APBF. We would therefore like to ask PBEC Members to please pencil in your calendar for the…

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: PBEC Members are invited to attend GS1HK Summit 2023

Event Details: Date : 14 Nov 2023 Time : 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (HK Local time) Venue : S200 Series, Level 2, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Harbour Road entrance) Format : Physical Participation Language : English Simultaneous Translation : Putonghua Audience: Perfect to network with 600+ C-suite executives, entrepreneurs, SME owners, policymakers and others, across retail, finance, foodservice, logistics, tech and many other sectors Insights for the 22nd edition of GS1 HK Summit : Themed around “digital…

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: Our next PBEC Members hybrid meeting will be held on Thu 14th September 2023

We will hear from leading female expert in the field of Next Generation Carbon Capture Technology Guest Keynote speaker: Beena Sharma CEO of Tech start-up CCU International will be joining us for the first half of the PBEC Bi-monthly scheduled meeting ahead of the international Rethink Conference in HK. An award-winning, results-driven, and self-motivated Director with experience in various industries including oil & gas, renewables, manufacturing, construction, cleantech, and healthcare. Focused primarily on driving innovative approaches and supporting start-ups and…


: PBEC Members Invitation from FPTPEC – The deep seabed: Noumea 13-14 June 2023

Dear Members and friends of PBEC. On behalf of Pascal Lamy, chair of the French Pacific Territories Economic Committee (FPTPEC), I am delighted to extend an invitation to the PBEC members & its community to join this special seminar on June 13 and 14 in Noumea (New-Caledonia) on the theme of “The deep seabed: the state of play in Asia-Pacific“. This hybrid seminar will bring together speakers from across the Asia-Pacific region (Australia, China, Cook Islands, Malaysia, New Caledonia, New…

: PBEC Bi-Monthly Meeting recording held in April 2023

PBEC holds a closed-door briefing every two months with its board and members by strict invitation only. Not everyone can attend the meetings and this one was our first hybrid-held meeting since all covid restrictions were lifted in February by the HK Government, so there were still many attending via online means. The subject areas we cover are typically broad and wide-reaching, but mainly on trade-related, geopolitical and economic matters of interest. A strong focus in this meeting is on…

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: PBEC Delegation Invitation to attend the ABAC Brunei Business Conference 2023

Dear PBEC members, Please find attached a letter of invitation via one of our partner organisation’s Australia ASEAN Chamber of Commerce courtesy of our own PBEC Board of Director Deborah Biber from the APEC and ASEAN Business Advisory Council’s of Brunei. This invitation invites you to consider attending the Brunei Business Conference on the 27th to 30th of April 2023 being held at The Empire, Brunei and the related events around the APEC Business Advisory Council along with the conference…