In order to have work permit, applicant needs to be :
- Hired by a HK company;
- Or owns a HK business.
However, as registering a HK company is not difficult, HK government also request applicant / the company to show below :
- With real existence in HK (such as its own office hired);
- Hiring some local HK employee;
- With sufficient finance strength;
- With reason to hire person from overseas.
For detail of Hong Kong Immigration Rules, please refer to : www.immd.gov.hk