Multimodal 2022TBA GroupThe Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology TOC EventsCleveland Cascades LtdVigan
  • Cleveland Cascades Ltd
  • TOC Events
  • Port of Stockton
  • TBA Group
  • Sailors Society
  • Van Aalst

Liu reappointed in Hong Kong

Liu reappointed in Hong Kong

(Posted on 25/06/20)

Maritime Law specialist Hill Dickinson’s position at the centre of the Hong Kong shipping services sector has been further emphasised by the reaffirmation of its place on an important maritime board.

Edward Liu, Hill Dickinson counsel in Hong Kong, has been reappointed by the Secretary for Transport and Housing as a co-opted member of the Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board (HKMPB), the advisory body of the Transport and Housing Bureau of the HKSAR Government, and will serve for a two year period.

HKMPB provides a high-level platform for the Government to work in partnership with the industry on the long-term development of Hong Kong’s maritime and port industry.

During his previous tenure (from April 2018 to April 2020), Mr Liu, a Hong Kong Registered Foreign Lawyer, served on the Maritime and Port Development Committee. Through this latest term, which spans 2020 to 2022, he will be a member of the Promotion and External Relations Committee which advises on strategies and measures to promote Hong Kong as a maritime services hub and a competitive port.

Welcoming Mr Liu’s appointment, Damien Laracy, head of Hill Dickinson’s Hong Kong office, said: “We congratulate Edward on this important appointment which further consolidates Hill Dickinson’s role at the heart of Hong Kong’s maritime hub and enables us to play a central role in the development of Hong Kong’s shipping sector.”

Mr Liu commented: “I am pleased to be reappointed to the HKMPB and look forward to working closely with my committee colleagues to raise Hong Kong’s maritime profile.”

Latest News

ClassNK certifies NAPA Fleet Intelligence and Performance Monitoring and Optimization

(Posted on 25/05/22)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has certified NAPA Fleet Intelligence and NAPA Performance Monitoring... Read more


Idwal report feature enables further insight for owners and financiers

(Posted on 25/05/22)

Idwal has announced that all inspection reports will now also include a data comparison feature that... Read more


IOMSR expands Greek fleet with four bulk carriers

(Posted on 18/05/22)

The Isle of Man Ship Registry is expanding its Greek fleet with an agreement to flag four bulk carriers... Read more


Women climbing the maritime career ladder, but more can be done

(Posted on 18/05/22)

Women are advancing up the Caribbean maritime career-ladder into senior positions – although more... Read more


ClassNK releases PrimeShip-HULL 2022 for new structural rules

(Posted on 12/05/22)

Leading classification society ClassNK has released its design support system “PrimeShip-HULL... Read more


International segments drive solid Algoma performance

(Posted on 05/05/22)

Algoma Central Corporation has reported its results for the three months ended March 31, 2022. Revenues... Read more


Report highlights INTERCARGO members’ commitment to quality

(Posted on 05/05/22)

The International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (INTERCARGO) has launched the thirteenth edition... Read more


ClassNK issues AiP for ammonia-ready LNG-fuelled bulk carrier

(Posted on 27/04/22)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has issued an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the design of an... Read more


Inmarsat combats rising maritime cybercrime with fleet secure UTM

(Posted on 27/04/22)

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has launched Fleet Secure Unified... Read more


Bulk shipping offering between UAE and Bangladesh

(Posted on 20/04/22)

AD Ports Group has announced that its feeder service, SAFEEN Feeders, has signed a long-term trade facilitation... Read more


CimbriaPort of StocktonBühler GmbHPort of South LouisianaVan AalstSailors Society
  • Vigan
  • Multimodal 2022

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest global news in bulk cargo handling and shipping