2012

Top Accolade for HKPC at Hong Kong MAKE Award 2012

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Wed, 12/19/2012 - 16:16

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<div>The Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) was named the Top Winner at the Hong Kong Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise (MAKE) Award 2012 for its outstanding efforts in developing knowledge workers to support local businesses. This follows its winning of the Asian MAKE Award 2012 held in Seoul in October.</div>
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「粵港企業升級新策略」研討會廣州召開 (Chinese only)

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Fri, 12/07/2012 - 16:01

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<p>由香港生產力促進局(生產力局)、香港工業總會及珠三角工業協會聯合主辦的第十一屆「香港珠三角工商界合作交流會」,今天(2012年12月7日)在廣州舉行。為配合是次活動,主辦機構特別舉辦「粵港企業升級新策略」研討會作為大會的序幕活動。</p>
<p>廣東省對外貿易經濟合作廳副巡視員周樹偉、生產力局主席陳鎮仁及香港工業總會副主席兼珠三角工業協會主席劉展灝在研討會上致開幕辭。</p>
<p>陳鎮仁表示:「『香港珠三角工商界合作交流會』一向發揮促進兩地業界互補優勢,以及發掘合作商機的作用。當中的研討會除了探討港商關心的營商課題外,亦為港商提供機會了解各市的投資環境和政策。」</p>
<p>他續說:「香港特區政府在今年六月推出『發展品牌、升級轉型及拓展內銷市場的專項基金』,生產力局擔任其中『企業支援計劃』的秘書處,截至11月底,總共收到492份申請,大部分項目與品牌創建和發展內銷業務有關。從業界的反應可見港商對創建品牌和發展內銷市場的取態愈來愈積極。廣東省的市場龐大、消費力高,我們期望廣東省政府能夠加大力度,在政策上支持粵港企業合作發展內銷業務。」</p>

HKPC New Brand Heralds Partnership Through Rain or Shine

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Fri, 10/26/2012 - 17:46

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<div>Celebrating 45 years of fruitful partnership with Hong Kong industry, the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) today (26 October 2012) unveils a new brand identity to mark an important milestone of serving local businesses and the community at large through rain or shine.</div>
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HKPC Wins 2012 Asian Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises Award

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Fri, 10/12/2012 - 13:42

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<p>The Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) took home the prestigious 2012 Asian Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Award, presented in Seoul, South Korea, yesterday (11 October 2012). The panel of Asian Fortune 500 senior executives and internationally recognized intellectual capital management (ICM) experts has recognized HKPC for developing knowledge workers through senior management leadership.</p>

Chic Designs Abound When Eyewear Meets Fashion

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Fri, 09/14/2012 - 16:06

<p>More than 300 local eyewear designers, engineers, traders and manufacturers today (14 September 2012) eyed on the world's latest fashion trend for inspiration at the "International Eyewear Fashion Symposium 2012" jointly hosted by the Hong Kong Optical Manufacturers Association (HKOMA) and Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC).</p>

New HKCERT Centre Opens to Combat Emerging Cyber Threats

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 12:36

<p>The local information security watchdog, the Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT), managed by the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC), is further empowered to keep new vicious cyber threats at bay, thanks to the funding support from the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer of the HKSAR.<br /> <br /> The new HKCERT Centre, which is about thrice of the size of the old one, now provides enhanced information security services to the local business sector and Internet users.

HKPC Calls for Adopting Software Measurement in IT Projects

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Thu, 04/19/2012 - 08:07

<p>IT practitioners are urged to place greater emphasis on software measurement in ensuring effective project planning and control, Mrs Agnes Mak, Executive Director of the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC), told the “Hong Kong Software Quality Assurance (HKSQA) Conference 2012”.<br /> <br /> Under the theme of “Managing with Facts”, the Conference was opened by Mr Daniel Lai, Government Chief Information Officer of the HKSAR, today (18 April 2012).<br /> <br /> Mrs Mak said, “Software development projects are often prone to inaccurate schedule and cost est

"The 2nd Hong Kong International Mobile Film Awards" Presentation Ceremony - Converging the Best in International Creativity Promoting Local Film Talent to the World

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Fri, 03/23/2012 - 14:32

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<p>Riding on the success of the inaugural &ldquo;Hong Kong International Mobile Film Awards&rdquo; (HKIMFA) last year, the Hong Kong Wireless Technology Industry Association (WTIA) and Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) launched the 2nd HKIMFA this year, again with the funding support of the CreateSmart Initiative of Create Hong Kong of the HKSAR Government. The Awards Presentation Ceremony was held today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.</p>

Creative Works Showcase Opens for Cross-Over Partnerships

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Thu, 03/22/2012 - 17:13

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<p>For Hong Kong companies aspiring to leverage the penetration power of local creative designs for brand enhancement and to tap new markets, the “Cross Industry Matching Showcase 2012”, which opens at the InnoCentre in Kowloon Tong today (22 March 2012), offers an effective platform for cross-over business partnership.</p>

生產力局夥拍天下出版《力創驕陽》漫畫 限量版免費贈閱 (Chinese version only)

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 13:16

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<p>香港生產力促進局(生產力局)與天下出版有限公司首度合作,製作《力創驕陽》漫畫,以輕鬆和趣味性的手法,講述香港工業發展的故事,並帶出生產力局成立四十多年來對工商業界的支援角色。</p>
<p>《力創驕陽》由天下出版總監馬榮成監製,資深美術主筆黃水斌及夏偉義執筆,故事由生產力局與天下合作構思,講述一個在六十年代初到香港的新移民「葉添」兩代在香港社會的奮鬥過程,最後成為二十一世紀的傑出工業家族,表現出香港人靈活變通、積極進取的精神。</p>
<p>生產力局總裁麥鄧碧儀表示:「《力創驕陽》的主角雖然不是生產力局,但讀者可以從中看到過去四十五年我們與業界攜手同行的工作點滴。期盼通過漫畫這種創意媒體,以生動活潑的方式,令年青新一代認識香港工業過去的歷程、現在的挑戰和將來的方向。」</p>
<p>麥鄧碧儀續說:「主角的故事在香港各行各業、不同年代都有發生。誠如書內最後一章所說『香港沒有夕陽工業,只有夕陽企業』,只要能夠承傳故事主人翁逆境自強、奮力向上的精神,香港的工商業一定可以創出驕陽。」</p>

"Wise Business 2012" Kicks off with SME Forum on Business Opportunities

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 17:49

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<p>To help SMEs enhance their business competitiveness and excel in technology innovation, the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC), HSBC Commercial Banking and the Hong Kong Economic Times jointly organize “Wise Business 2012”. The programme was kicked off with a forum today (12 March 2012) to explore the challenges and opportunities for SMEs.</p>

"The 5th Hong Kong Mobile Film Production Contest" Award Presentation Ceremony Nurturing Creativity & New Talent in Hong Kong

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Tue, 02/21/2012 - 16:28

<p>(Hong Kong, 20 February 2012) The 5th Mobile Film Production Contest Award Presentation Ceremony was held today as a highlight of the 5th Hong Kong Mobile Film Festival (HKMFF), jointly organized by Hong Kong Wireless Technology Industry Association (WTIA) and Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC), and sponsored by the CreateSmart Initiative of Create Hong Kong (CreateHK) of the HKSAR Government. The local nominee to the 2nd Hong Kong International Mobile Film Awards (HKIMFA) was also announced at the occasion.</p>

HKPC and PolyU Launch HK’s 1st SME Business Sustainability Index

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Tue, 02/21/2012 - 15:41

<p>To strengthen the knowledge and performance of SMEs in business sustainability, the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) jointly launch Hong Kong’s first benchmarking index on the business sustainability performance of local SMEs.<br /> <br /> Launching the “Hong Kong SME Business Sustainability Index” today (21 February 2012), Mrs Agnes Mak, Executive Director of HKPC, said, “By practicing corporate social responsibility (CSR), SMEs can achieve the most important goal of business sustainability, namely enhanced competit

13 Local Digital Creative Works Commended at DigiCon6 Awards Ceremony in HK

Submitted by migrateuser2 on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 11:39

<p>The outstanding efforts of Hong Kong digital creative talent at the “13th DigiCon6 Awards”, organized by Japanese broadcaster Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS) Television, were commended at a certificate presentation ceremony today (10 February 2012), jointly organized by the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) and the Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association (HKDEA).<br /> <br /> Announced in Japan in last November, “Meeting of the Half Moons”, a short film produced by Mr Ng Ho-Yin of the School of Design of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, won the first prize

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