Issue no. 639 (20 April 2017)
  Dear members/member practices,  
  Latest policy changes of HKEX  

Enrol in the seminar on 23 May to learn more about the latest policy changes of the HKEX under cash company rules, requirements in relation to issuance of convertible preference shares under the Listing Rules, and other issues. +


China's new Cyber Security Law
The Forensics Interest Group seminar on 11 May will give you an overview of the China's new Cyber Security Law, which will be effective from 1 June this year, and how it will affect the profession, in particular forensic accountants.

Tax implications of Brexit
The Taxation Faculty seminar on 4 May will discuss significant areas of Brexit that could affect daily business operations of investors in U.K. and Europe, including movement of people, value-added tax, customs duties, as well as tax treaties and directives.

Getting prepared for PRC exam
The 2017 PRC CPA Uniform Examination is open for enrolment until 28 April. Study materials for the exam are available for order until 17 May.

Come to the seminar on 5 May to learn more about the associated risks in establishing credit control measures when trading with Chinese companies. +
Take an e-learning course together with the follow-up face-to-face seminar on 10 May to gain an in-depth knowledge about dealing with the HKEX and SFC. +
The workshop on 12 May will present a set of guidelines to help you build trusting relationship with colleagues to achieve high performance. +

Supporting Chinese enterprises' outbound investments
HKTDC is inviting Institute members and firms to join its registry about supporting Chinese investors looking for outbound investment opportunities, and overseas project owners seeking capital. Complete the form and return to HKTDC if you are interested.
Implementation of IFRS 16 Leases

This ICAEW publication aims to help retailers and external users of their accounts understand the key challenges arising from the new IFRS 16 Leases, effective on or after 1 Jan. 2019.

Bowling summer league

The bowling summer league will last for 12 weeks from May to Aug. Form your own team or join as a member of a team in the league now.

Snooker training courses

Brush up your snooker skills at the 4-session snooker training courses starting on 28 May where beginner and intermediate sessions are available.

Last call: dance events

Don't miss the elementary Jazz class starting on 29 April and the monthly dance dinner on 28 April at "百樂會" in Tsim Sha Tsui.

Festive food discount

Super Star Group is offering special discount for Tuen Ng Festival rice dumplings and selected festive food until 23 May. +


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