3 Tips for Working in Hong Kong

By: Mark Athitakis

Hong Kong's ties to China and the Pacific Rim make it an attractive meeting point for Western associations and Asian business leaders alike. Here are three things to know about working and meeting there.

Hong Kong represents an attractive starting point for association executives looking to make inroads in Asia in general and China in particular. Last February, ASAE hosted a weeklong event there with its Key Global Associations Committee, underscoring how Hong Kong represents a critical connecting point for associations working with China, as well as a destination in itself. Francesco C. Leboffe, manager, conventions, for the Hong Kong Tourism Board, offers a few tips for navigating the "special administrative region" of China:...