Hong Kong is poorly endowed with energy resources, with the former British colony almost fully dependent on imports for its petroleum needs. The southern gateway to China consumed about 365,000 barrels of oil per day, while its daily natural gas consumption were estimated at 112.83 billion cubic feet.
Human Resources (HR) encompasses all functions pertaining to managing people within an organization through policies, systems, and strategic objectives. Recruitment, training, development, compensation, benefits, and employee relations are all functions typically managed by an HR department. HR also plays a major role in overseeing company culture, ensuring legal compliance, and aligning the human resources strategy with that of the business to minimize costs and reduce risk.