• BDO's response to COVID-19

    We are closely monitoring this rapidly evolving situation,
    offering guidance to help you through this time of uncertainty.

A message from our Managing Directors


In these unprecedented times, BDO in Hong Kong is doing its utmost to manage the many challenges arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. The health and safety of our people and our clients are paramount to us. Therefore, we are closely monitoring the rapidly evolving situation and have been adopting appropriate measures to help protect against the spread of COVID-19, while at the same time maintaining our service delivery to our clients.

We are following the recommendations of the government and regularly reviewing and enhancing our measures in line with the situation. All outbound business trips have been suspended and all conferences and large-scale events have either been delayed or transformed into online form.

We understand that this will also be a very challenging period for business and our professionals are stand ready to provide guidance and support to clients to navigate these difficult times with our knowledge and experience. You can also find useful resources addressing the relevant impacts and response of the viral outbreak on this page. Our commitment, as always, is to deliver exceptional client services whenever you need.

We will continue to deliver the best service to our clients and make every effort to protect our people and community. We are confident that together we will navigate this difficult period and come out of this stronger than ever.

INSIGHTS ON COVID-19

BDO IN THE NEWS

Our directors are usually invited by different media to speak on various topics related to the expertise we have been serving. Below are the highlights of the interviews our professionals sharing their views on managing risks amid the outbreak of COVID-19 in the world.
 


2 April 2020

【Rthk 香港電台】

會計師稱大多數公司疫情下趕及公布經審計業績情況不錯 (Chinese only)​

Andrew Lam, Director and Head of Business Development and Marketing, commented on the impact of recent viral outbreak towards the timeline of financial results announcement and auditing work of Hong Kong listed companies.

 


30 March 2020

【Sing Tao Daily 星島日報】

股東會兩周內陸續有來 禁聚令下公司改期變陣 (Chinese only)​

Andrew Lam, Director and Head of Business Development and Marketing, commented on the postponement of Annual General Meeting of listed companies due to recent viral outbreak.

 

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16 March 2020

【South China Morning Post】

Hong Kong exchange, securities regulator give listed companies until mid-May to have books audited amid Covid-19 travel restrictions

Clement Chan, Managing Director, Assurance, commented on the extension to financial reporting deadline for Hong Kong listed companies granted by HKEx and SFC. 

 

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