"China-ASEAN Business Partnership"
Hall 5F - G, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong

2.30 - 3.45pm

Tuesday, January 15, 2013




Greetings from China Daily Asia Pacific and China Daily Asia Leadership Roundtable (www.cdroundtable.com).

On behalf of China Daily Asia Leadership Roundtable, we would like to offer 6 tickets to your senior members or guests to the China Daily Workshop during the Sixth Asian Financial Forum (www.asianfinancialforum.com) on "China-ASEAN Business Partnership" on January 15, 2013, from 2.30 - 3.45pm at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

With it rapid and steady economic growth, ASEAN has become China's third-largest trading partner and the preferred investment market for Chinese entrepreneurs. Bilateral trade is growing at 20% a year and reached US360 billion last year, boosting the region's economic growth and power.  

At this CEO panel, we will discuss the role of China-ASEAN in global economic development and investment opportunities and challenges for business in Asian countries and around the world. This workshop will be covered by major Hong Kong, Chinese and international media.


Below please find our tentative agenda:




Introduction by Mr. Alexander Wan

Senior Advisor, China Daily Asia Pacific (Moderator)



Welcome Speeches by Mr. Zhou Li

Publisher & Editor-in-Chief, China Daily Asia Pacific



Panel Discussion: Opportunities for China-ASEAN Business Partnership




Mr. Huang Wei,

Executive Vice Chairman, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China


Dr. Vachara Phanchet

Chairman Emeritus, Pacific Basin Economic Council, Thailand


Dr. Jonathan Choi

Chairman, Sunwah Group and VinaCapital Group, Hong Kong SAR

Former Chairman, The Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong SAR


Prof. Xiang Bing

Professor and Dean, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, China


Ms. Victoria Tang, Associate Director-General of Investment Promotion Invest Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR


Mr. Meidyatama Suryodiningrat

Editor-in-Chief, The Jakarta Post, Indonesia


Tan Sri Lee Kim Yew

Founder of Country Heights Group of Companies, Malaysia


Mr. Zhang Xiaoke
Managing Director, ZTE (H. K.) Ltd, Hong Kong SAR

Mr. Kyaw Hlaing

President & Research Director, Myanmar Survey Research, Myanmar

Mr. Zaman Ahmad, Group Head - Customer Experience and Technology AirAsia ASEAN, Malaysia


Miss Victoria Tang,
Associate Director-General of Investment Promotion

Invest Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR





Open Q&A



Group Photo



Post Media Interviews


Should we have the honour of your acceptance, please email back the attached RSVP on or before January 9 and we will email our confirmation before January 14. We suggest you to email back your RSVP to us as soon as possible to avoid disappointment as seats will be allocated on first-confirmed-first-served basis. Should there be any enquiry, please feel free to contact me or my colleague Ms. Season Yao (Tel: +852 2518 5158, email: seasonyao@chinadailyhk.com) for details of the arrangement or further information.


We look forward to wecloming you on January 15!





Alexander Wan

Senior Advisor

China Daily Asia Pacific

Tel: (86) 1391 156 7870

Email: alexwan@era2020.com; alexwan@chinadaily.com.cn