Hong Kong Public Holidays – 2018

Most Hongkongers don't get the luxury of several weeks of annual leave, but they are lucky with the public holidays. Hong Kong is one of the countries with most public holidays and in total, the special administration region has 17 days of public holidays. In comparison, Finland has 12 days and the UK only 8 days of public holidays. The country with most public holidays is Cambodia, they celebrate totally 28 days of public holidays. When organizing your international internship in Hong Kong it's useful to set the local holidays to your calendar and plan accordingly.

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5 tips for a CV to apply for an internship

We all have read the facts that a CV is only read for so-and-so many seconds before tossed to the bin. Whether this is true or not, the CV is the first impression and the most important document to land the international internship or the summer job you’ve been dreaming of. So make the document the best it can be. We share you here some tips and examples.

First, it is always worth keeping these things in your mind when creating the CV :

Be relevant: What does the reader need to know about you? What is relevant to the role you are applying for?

Be informative: Don't just list your experience, focus on describing what you actually did and what you learned.

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Sales and Marketing Intern – Booqed

BOOQED, a digital platform for flexible business space, is a regional start-up with offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Shenzhen. As a small team, the senior leaders are very hands-on in mentoring team members, and inclusive in our approach to information sharing.

Now looking for a Sales and Marketing Intern

The intern will take part in our marketing, event and sales activities. Creating content to social media, assisting in market research, event management and helping in client relationship management will be areas of the intern will work on. An ideal intern is expected to have strong analytical skills, ability to think independently and a self-starter personality. This is a good opportunity for marketing or business students, who are keen to learn about the A to Z of creating and running a business in the gig economy.

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