Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce
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The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce (HKGCC;
The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1861, just 20 years after the foundation of the
At that inaugural meeting, the Chamber's role was stated to be:
"... to watch over and protect the general interests of Commerce, to collect information on all matters of interest to the Mercantile Community, and to use every means within its power for the removal of evils, the redress of grievances, and the promotion of the common good; to communicate with authorities and other thereupon; to form a code of practice whereby the transaction of business may be simplified and facilitated; to receive references; and to arbitrate between disputants -- the decisions in such references to be recorded for future guidance."