IBLAC 2020

The 32nd IBLAC video conference in October.
The 32nd IBLAC video conference in October.
In October, John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited Chairman, Merlin Swire, joined the 32nd International Business Leaders' Advisory Council for the Mayor of Shanghai ("IBLAC"). Because of the global pandemic, a virtual conference was held via Zoom. Senior municipal government officials, including Party Committee Secretary Li Qiang and Mayor Gong Zheng, were joined online by 37 executives from major multinational companies to discuss strategies for making Shanghai more competitive, enhancing high-quality development, and strengthening the city's risk-response system.

During the meeting, Merlin shared his thoughts on how Shanghai could enhance its resilience and adaptive capacity, with reference to the experience and systems of other cities around the world, so as to improve the city’s overall risk prevention and control levels.
Merlin shares his thoughts on the strategies Shanghai could use to build greater city resilience.

Merlin shares his thoughts on the strategies Shanghai could use to build greater city resilience.
Board changes

Board changes

Senior management appointments

Senior management appointments

Cathay Pacific corporate restructuring

Cathay Pacific corporate restructuring

IBLAC 2020

IBLAC 2020

High-level visits

High-level visits

JS&S signs landmark refinancing deal

JS&S signs landmark refinancing deal

Financing for a sustainable future

Financing for a sustainable future

Renewed commitment to SD

Renewed commitment to SD

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