European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macao

About the EU Office to Hong Kong

09/05/2016 - 11:28
About us - structure and organisation

Delegation of the European Union to Hong Kong and Macao

Our Mission in Hong Kong and Macao SARs :

  • To represent the European Union to Hong Kong and Macao and to present the positions and the interests of the European Union to the Hong Kong and Macao Governments;
  • To further relationships between the European Union and Hong Kong and Macao;
  • To disseminate information on the European Union, on policies and developments and in particular on the European integration process;
  • To facilitate and promote contacts between business communities in Hong Kong and Macao and in the European Union and to encourage greater awareness in Europe of developments relevant to Hong Kong and Macao, in particular on the implementation of the "one country, two systems" principle;
  • To cooperate with representatives of EU Member States in Hong Kong and in Macao on matters of interest to the European Union.

Welcome to the website of the European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macao.

This website serves as a gateway for up-to-date and reliable information on the EU, its policies and institutions.

It also gives the developments in the EU-Hong Kong and EU-Macao relations and will tell readers what we in the EU Office, are doing to take these relations further.

Of the 28 Member States of the European Union, there are 17 which are officially represented in Hong Kong and Macao. Our connections with Hong Kong and Macao are strong and they will continue to grow.

Through these pages you will discover what the European Union has to offer in terms of culture, education, economics, politics and science & technology. With 508 million citizens and the largest GDP in the world, the EU wants to be a major partner of Hong Kong and Macao.

I hope that you will find this website of interest. Please contact me and my colleagues if you have any comments or questions.

With kind regards,

Carmen Cano
Head of Office
European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macao

Carmen Cano
Ambassador/Head of Office

Direct Line: (852) 2230 5602


Political, Press and Information Section

Charles Whiteley

First Counsellor, Head of Political, Press and Information Section
Direct Line: (852) 2230 5621


Paul-Francois Polidori
Information and Communication Officer

Direct Line: (852) 2230 5600


Trade Section

Eva Valle Lagares
First Counsellor, Head of Trade Section

Direct Line: (852) 2230 5603


Sami Al Daghistani
Economic Adviser

Direct Line: (852) 2230 5608


Administration Section

Rahmi Tokmak
Head of Administration

Direct Line: (852) 2230 5615



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