Under the theme “Ensuring Effective Capital Market Access: Hong Kong and Italy”, the joint webinar with Milan Bar Association was successfully held on 7 July 2022, attracting more than 170 participants from the two associations. Apart from providing an overview of the business environments in both jurisdictions, speakers from Hong Kong and Italy also discussed the most pressing issues that companies in Italy face when accessing Hong Kong’s capital market, and highlighted the opportunities for Hong Kong companies to invest in Italy.

President C. M. Chan (left) and Ms Francesca Zanasi, Chair of Foreign Affairs Committee of Milan Bar Association (right) extended a warm welcome to the participants.

Ms Olivia Kung (upper right), Member of the Standing Committee on External Affairs and International Legal Affairs Committee; and Mr William Ling (bottom left), Member of Greater China Legal Affairs Committee, shared their invaluable experiences on this topic from the Hong Kong perspective.

Vice-President Amirali Nasir delivered closing remarks at the joint webinar.

Webinar recording: