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Forthcoming Revision of the Companies Ordinance
  • Hong Kong
  • 06 October 2003

In order for Hong Kong to be a major international centre, its commercial legal infrastructure must keep up to date. The Companies (Amendment) Ordinance 2003 is part of the movement towards the modernization of Hong Kong company law to reflect desirable international practices. The changes should ease the compliance burden on companies and should be generally welcomed in the market.

Companies (Amendment) Bill 2000
  • Hong Kong
  • 03 October 2000

A new bill aims to amend the Companies Ordinance by implementing a corporate rescue procedure and making individuals personally liable for insolvent trading.

Amendments to Company Law Take Effect
  • Hong Kong
  • 10 November 1999

This article highlights the major changes that will affect Hong Kong companies starting on November 11.

Overview (September 1999)
  • Hong Kong
  • 05 October 1999

Including: Forms of Business Enterprise; Principal Legislation; Legal Issues; Foreign Company Branches; Taxation

Ordinance Improves Registration System
  • Hong Kong
  • 22 September 1999

Legislature Considers Streamlining Company Law
  • Hong Kong
  • 22 September 1999

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