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United States-Hong Kong Relations: Past, Present and Future
July 2, 2019 (Tuesday)
Venue: Asia Society Hong Kong center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Asia Society members : HK$ 500
Non-members : HK$ 650
Discount Tickets :
AmCham : HK$ 500
US Consulate General HK & Macau : HK$ 500
Princeton Club : HK$ 500
WEF Global Shapers : HK$ 500
China-United States Exchange Foundation : HK$ 500
Other Consulates in HK : HK$ 500
International Chambers of Commerce : HK$ 500
Hinrich Foundation : HK$ 500
Hong Kong-America Center : HK$ 500
Center on China's Transnational Relations : HK$ 500
ICC HK : HK$ 500
Invest HK : HK$ 500
Registration at : 12:15
Event starts at : 12:30

As “Asia’s World City,” Hong Kong is at the heart of American engagement in the Indo-Pacific region. More than 175 years of relations between the United States and Hong Kong have forged long-lasting bonds of friendship and shared values. General Kurt Tong has been working on key economic and political issues in the Indo-Pacific for almost 30 years, including the past three years as U.S. Consul General to Hong Kong and Macau. Consul General Tong will offer his perspectives on the state of U.S.-Hong Kong relations and their implications for U.S. policy in the future. \r\n\r\nKurt Tong has been the U.S. Consul General in Hong Kong since 2016. Before coming to Hong Kong, he was the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the State Department’s Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs, the United States’ most senior career diplomatic position handling economic affairs. Before that, Mr. Tong served as the Deputy Chief of Mission and Chargé d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo. Earlier, he was the Senate-confirmed U.S. Ambassador for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and also worked at the National Security Council at the White House, as well as in cities across Asia, including Beijing, Seoul and Manila.

Please email programhk@asiasociety.org to be waitlisted for the event.
Future Perspectives of India-China Relations
July 5, 2019 (Friday)
Venue: Asia Society Hong Kong center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Asia Society members : HK$ 500
Non-members : HK$ 650
Discount Tickets :
WHARTONHK/Indiatech HK : HK$ 500
Registration at : 12:15
Event starts at : 12:30

India and China are two of the fastest growing economies in the world. They share historical and civilizational ties and have seen rapid reform and growth. As the world’s leading developing countries with a combined population of over two and a half billion, they are among the largest markets today. They also share many common interests and positions on global issues. Both are looking to enhance their relationship and investments in agriculture, pharmaceuticals, IT services, start-ups, small and medium enterprises, and tourism. China ranks among the fast growing foreign direct investors in India and bilateral trade has crossed US $80 billion. Despite trade imbalance issues, both are looking at greater bilateral engagement on economic and geopolitical areas. His Excellency Mr. Vikram Misri, India’s Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, will provide an overview on the future of India-China relations and the opportunities that lie ahead. \r\nDisplay Venue Name \r\nAsia Society Hong Kong center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

Please email programhk@asiasociety.org to be waitlisted for the event.
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