FAST-TRACK SCHEME TO DRAW TECH TALENT TO HONG KONG
Hong Kong introduced a pilot Technology Talent Admission Scheme (TechTAS) to provide a fast-track to draw overseas and Mainland research and development talent, to meet the HKSAR’s innovation and technology sector manpower demands. A maximum of 1,000 people will be admitted in the first year of operation of the scheme, which will run on a pilot basis for three years.
Initially, TechTAS is open to Hong Kong Science Park and Cyberport tenants and incubates, engaged in biotechnology, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, robotics, data analytics, financial technologies and material science.
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The Innovation and Technology Commission will roll out new Technology Talent Admission Scheme (TechTAS) soon! It will simplify the talent admission procedures to facilitate local technology companies sponsor eligible tech talents to work in Hong Kong. https://t.co/x8yHJhkAek pic.twitter.com/iKvwhAjAnJ
— Cyberport (@cyberport_hk) May 8, 2018