Why You Should Set Up a Family Office in Hong Kong

Hong Kong stands out as a prime destination for establishing a family office due to its strategic location, business-friendly environment, and robust infrastructure As global wealth continues to rise, family offices are becoming an increasingly popular way for the ultra-wealthy to manage their financial assets and plan for the future. Hong Kong stands out as […]

A Decade of Excellence for Alpadis Group Hong Kong

Alpadis Group Hong Kong celebrates its ten-year anniversary. Last October, we marked a significant milestone in the journey of Alpadis Group Hong Kong as we celebrated our ten-year anniversary. Founded in October 2013 with a small but dedicated team, our Hong Kong office has grown from strength to strength, embodying the vision and drive that […]

Insights and Impacts from Hong Kong’s 2024 Budget

The 2024 Hong Kong Budget focuses on economic revitalisation through ending residential stamp duties, boosting tourism, and offering substantial tax reliefs for individuals and SMEs. The 2024 Hong Kong Budget Speech, delivered by Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan amid a backdrop of economic recalibration and post-pandemic recovery, outlines an ambitious framework aimed at revitalising […]

Hong Kong Lifts Citywide Mask Mandate after Almost Three Years

City lifts nationwide mask-mandate after almost three years In a move that has been long-awaited by many Hong Kong residents, the city has lifted its citywide mask mandate. The mandate had been in place for almost three years, ever since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The decision to lift the mandate was made by […]

Stimulating Growth Post-Pandemic: A Breakdown of Hong Kong’s Budget Plan for 2023

Latest Hong Kong budget plan aims to support economic recovery, address social and environmental needs, and promote long-term development The Hong Kong government has recently announced its budget plan for the fiscal year 2023, which aims to support economic recovery, address social and environmental needs, and promote long-term development in Hong Kong as it moves […]

Hong Kong scraps most Covid-19 rules and resumes travel with China

Latest spate of announcements set to open Hong Kong up to the world following almost three years of restrictions January 5, the Hong Kong Government announced plans to resume normal travel between Hong Kong and Mainland China in phases beginning on January 8. According to the announcement, the daily transportation capacity through Hong Kong International […]

Hong Kong to remove some of its last COVID-19 restrictions

COVID-19 movement controls on travellers and restrictions on some venues among measures being dropped by Hong Kong Starting on Wednesday (December 14) international passengers coming to Hong Kong will no longer be restricted in their movements or denied entry to bars and restaurants, provided they test negative for COVID-19 on arrival (however, some places may […]

Hong Kong opens back up to the world

After years of COVID-19 restrictions, Hong Kong takes steps to restore its status as Asia’s leading financial hub On September 23, 2022, Hong Kong announced a significant easing of COVID-19 restrictions for travellers arriving into the city starting from September 26, 2022. Whereas previously business travellers and tourists were required to quarantine in a hotel […]

UK to follow EU in sanctioning Russian-connected TCSPs

Hong Kong could see increase in Russian nationals seeking TCSP services The government of the United Kingdom (UK) has announced that it will be following the European Union’s (EU) decision to impose sanctions on trust and company service providers (TCSPs) who provide services for Russian nationals or entities. In May 2022 the EU announced that […]