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Sushi SuccessTalking of innovative local Haymarket businesses, HCC enjoyed a special Winter Networking evening and pre-launch of our HCC Vice President Jessie Xiao's new venue Umi Sushi and Sake Bar.  With almost 70 guests, thank you to our many attendees / members who provided us with their... Read more

Small Agile Businesses   24 June 2017

Small Agile Businesses There are millions of small businesses in Australia who represent almost half of Australia's workforce -- having almost become the backbone of our economy  (acknowledged in the recent Federal budget), let us recognise our SMEs' strength, awareness and agility. that... Read more

MARKET OF GOLD LIGHTS Raining Gold Along Dixon Street Thursday 8 June - Sunday 18 June 2017 Illuminating the heart of Chinatown with 72 gold coin light installations throughout south Dixon Street trees, Market of Lights 2017 will rain animated lights of gold coins during 10 magical... Read more

The end of the 457 (or is it?)Article courtesy if Abacus Visa ImmigrationFor a more comprehensive list of changes to the 457 visa, the new TSS visa and their impact on visa applicants and employers, read the Newsflash here.Our string of past reports (in December 2013, March 2015,... Read more

HCC MEMBERSHIP I  N  V  I  T  A  T  I  O  N  Join Us  We welcome you to join HCC and benefit from the wide network, exclusive marketing and sponsorship opportunites and being a key participant with our Chamber in valuable connections with... Read more

Vivid Sydney Festival starts this Friday 26 May and will run until Saturday 17 June (23 nights in total). During this time it is expected there will be over 2 million visitors to Vivid Sydney precincts. TfNSW will run over 9,000 additional transport services and close major... Read more

Sydney CBD & South East Light Rail Prototype Stop UnveiledMay 2017The New South Wales Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, Andrew Constance, unveiled a prototype for the Grimshaw designed Sydney CBD and South East Light Rail (CSELR) stops, in Moore Park Sydney.Minister Constance engaged... Read more

2017年4月18日,澳洲政府宣布废除雇主担保工作签证(457类别),并且以全新的临时技能短缺(TSS)签证取而代之。这些改革的实施将从明日开始陆续实施,并将于2018年3月完成。 457类别雇主担保职业清单已经被缩减,从原来的651种职业缩减至435种职业,其中删除了216种职业,并且限制了59种其他职业的提名条件。如果你的职业在Short-Term Skilled Occupation List里面,你可以获得2年的457签证,但是不可以再申请永久居民;如果你的职业在Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List里面,... Read more

Government Surprise Change to the 457 VisasBy Abacus VisaThe Australian government dropped a bombshell yesterday by scrapping the Temporary (Skilled) visa (Subclass 457). In his announcement, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull emphasised repeatedly that the dramatic move was to put ‘... Read more

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Sushi SuccessTalking of innovative local Haymarket businesses, HCC enjoyed a special Winter Networking evening and pre-launch of our HCC Vice President Jessie Xiao's new venue Umi Sushi and Sake Bar.  With almost 70 guests, thank you to our many attendees / members who provided us with their... Read more

MARKET OF GOLD LIGHTS Raining Gold Along Dixon Street Thursday 8 June - Sunday 18 June 2017 Illuminating the heart of Chinatown with 72 gold coin light installations throughout south Dixon Street trees, Market of Lights 2017 will rain animated lights of gold coins during 10 magical... Read more

Vivid Sydney Festival starts this Friday 26 May and will run until Saturday 17 June (23 nights in total). During this time it is expected there will be over 2 million visitors to Vivid Sydney precincts. TfNSW will run over 9,000 additional transport services and close major... Read more

 Chinatown Cultural and Historical Walking Tours 201723 April and 14 May 2017BOOK HERE Join Haymarket Chamber of Commerce co-founder George Wing Kee for his reknowned personalised Chinatown Walking Tour. George will provide showcase key historical and cultural sites with his deep... Read more

Haymarket Chamber of Commerce Chinese New Year Celebrations Banquet Features Special Guest Dr Charlie Teo AMEnjoy our event video HERE and photo highlights below! Photos from L t R: The Eight Restaurant, Official HCC CNY VIP photo and event celebrations with traditional lion dancers.As one of... Read more

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Sydney's Chinese New Year 2017 has begun with the Year of the Rooster. Regarded as one of the biggest Chinese populations outside of China and also too one of the most significant CNY Celebrations globally, the city will be illuminated in the bright red colour during the spring festival (Lunar New... Read more

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With Santa amiss this year, HCC’s 2016 Christmas Networking event at Westpac Barangaroo proved one of our most popular HCC events amongst members and Chamber friends with almost 140 attendees. With the tremendous support by Westpac and their kind hospitality, HCC is very grateful for the... Read more

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The business community in Haymarket is well represented by groups engaged in retail and personal services, tourist, cultural and leisure, professional and business services, finance and financial services, and food and drink.

Haymarket Chinatown is a great place to live in, work, trade, even visit for tourists’ behalf. Being part of such community is a delightful experience; whether you’re a resident or a tourist since Haymarket Chamber of Commerce guarantees the welfare of everyone.

Be amazed as you uncover the rich culture of Haymarket Chinatown .With number of tourist destinations that tell the community’s history, you’ll be filled with relevant facts as you visit and stroll around the place. In fact, Haymarket Chinatown welcomes 2.5 million tourists per annum to experience the diversity on offer.

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