- Asia Pacific Business:
Does the nominee, which must have been operating for at least two years, demonstrate that it has successful operations in Hong Kong, or successfully used Hong Kong as the gateway to expand its business worldwide, resulting in significant improvement in business performance?
- Operating Success:
Has the nominee’s business demonstrated ability to create competitive advantages and overcome challenges in entering the new market? Does the nominee have a business plan through use of research data, innovation and strategies to promote awareness in their new market?
- Growth Prospects:
What is the growth potential of the nominee with the use of Hong Kong qualitatively and quantitatively? Will market conditions allow its progress to continue?
- Management Capabilities:
Is there evidence of appropriate business planning, business operations control? Is there any training program for staff development and is this encouraged?