Zetland Newsletter

Newsletter - Edition June 2020


Dear Friends of Zetland, Since the protests of last year and more recent actions taken in response by China and the US, Hong Kong’s future as a trade and finance hub has been questioned. Our Chairman Jim Sutherland gives his view on the subject in ...

Newsletter - Edition April 2020


Dear Friends of Zetland, COVID-19, the illness caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, first reported in the Wuhan province of China end of 2019, is rapidly spreading throughout the world and governments scramble to contain new infection cases with daily ...

Newsletter - Edition January 2020


Dear Friends of Zetland, We are starting the 2020s with refreshed optimism and welcome the year of the Rat. The Rat is the first of all 12 zodiac animals and marks a new cycle. The last zodiac cycle was marked by the aftermath of the Global Financi...

Newsletter - Edition November, 2019


Dear Friends of Zetland, Picking up Julian Popov’s (@julianpopov) tweet from last month as a prediction of developments in Brexit? ”The year is 2192. The British Prime Minister visits Brussels to ask for an extension of the Brexit deadline. No ...

Newsletter - Edition September 2019


Dear Friends of Zetland, We are looking back at an eventful summer and those living in or visiting Hong Kong have probably been asked the question ‘What is happening there?’ and the advice to stay safe more than once. I am pleased to report ...

Newsletter - Edition June 2019


Dear Friends of Zetland, I have returned from a recent trip to Singapore where Su Lee Chan is once again in place as managing director of our Singapore office. There is a lot of activity there and we will be adding extra staff over the next few ...

Newsletter - Edition April 2019


Dear Friends of Zetland, We have recently updated our website www.zetland.biz. The new website is more streamlined than the old version and content has been reduced. The website is offered in English, Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), Japanese, ...

Newsletter - Edition January 2019


Dear Friends of Zetland, Chinese New Year in Hong Kong means that our office will be closed on 5th, 6th and 7th February. The next Chinese year in the twelve year cycle is the Year of the Pig. The Pig is actually the last animal in the cycle...