How International Call Forwarding Works
Call forwarding is used with virtual numbers and routes calls via the internet. In Hong Kong, residents and businesses can make international calls using a Hong Kong phone number provided by Global Call Forwarding. Using this virtual phone number, phone calls initiated in Hong Kong can be forwarded by Global Call Forwarding to the offices/ specific numbers of the company that owns the toll free number. Calls can even be forwarded to multiple locations in several countries, if it makes sense for the business. All the while, the call will be free without expensive call charges for the caller.
The protocols used to forward the phone calls are as follows. First, calls made on the Hong Kong toll free number are connected to a gateway at Global Call Forwarding. Then, the calls are automatically forwarded via Tier1 carriers to the specified destination number, which may be located anywhere in the world. The international call forwarding process is very fast, and the calls have excellent audio quality.
Advanced call features offered by Global Call Forwarding for Hong Kong toll free numbers include the following:
- Customized Ringback Tones and Local Ring Tones
- Forwarding to Multiple Phone Numbers
- Outbound Calling
- Call Recording
- Voicemail to Email
- Rollover Minutes
- Customized Greetings
- Advanced Interactive Voice Response
- Private Branch Exchange
- Black and White Lists
Why a Hong Kong Business Number May be a Good Option
Buying a Hong Kong number significantly increases an enterprise’s footprint in Hong Kong. Hong Kong is a bustling, thriving locale with excellent business opportunities across many industries. Hong Kong caters to businesses of all sizes and types, and if your business is considering developing a presence in Asia, it may be the perfect place to begin. Furthermore, if your business already exists in Asia, and you would like to expand further, Hong Kong is an ideal location.
Benefits of Toll Free Hong Kong Numbers for Your Business
Among the many benefits of having a Hong Kong toll free business number include:
- Gaining the ability to communicate with your Hong Kong clientele with ease
- Using a specific Hong Kong phone number for your business
- Adding credibility to your business, as they are distinctly different from standard landline numbers and personal mobile numbers
- Extending your business to Hong Kong customers easily
- Marketing to Hong Kong customers, to test the market if you are considering it as a potential location for your business
Why Hong Kong is an Attractive Market
An agreement between China and the UK established a “one country, two systems” formula for Hong Kong, which is a Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China. Hong Kong’s government is a Presidential Limited Democracy. Hong Kong has a Free Market Economy with no customs tariffs and limited excise duties. Imports include raw materials, semi-manufactured, consumer, and capital goods, food, and fuel.
Get Toll Free Hong Kong Numbers
If you would like to purchase Hong Kong toll free numbers, head to our website to browse through our inventory and ordering process. Sign up online — it is a simple process to order, and upon purchase, your number(s) will be available for use shortly. Expand your business into Hong Kong today! To learn more, call us or chat with us online!
Why Companies Are Interested in Hong Kong Business
Businesses invest in Hong Kong due to its resilient economy and its openness, trade and investment. Its 2015 GDP was US$308 billion. The economy is fueled by retail sales, business and financial services, real estate development, and tourism (59 million visitors in 2015). Much of the tourism is from mainland Chinese visitors. In addition, Hong Kong businesses have close relationships with mainland China and the rest of Asia.
Because of Hong Kong’s proximity to mainland China, small and medium-sized US businesses favor a Hong Kong presence. Hong Kong’s strong rule of law and respect for property rights add to its attraction to foreign companies. The ability to have Toll Free Numbers gives businesses a virtual strategic presence for conducting business operations. Furthermore, Hong Kong’s Trade Development Council supports the US National Export Initiative.
Hong Kong’s businesses have preferential access to markets as a result of the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (CEPA) with mainland China. An overseas firm can produce in Hong Kong and sell into China so long as the goods meet the CEPA rules of origin requirements.
Penetrating Asian Markets Aided by Hong Kong Toll Free Numbers
Hong Kong Toll Free Numbers are a cost-effective means to establish a virtual business presence in Hong Kong. There is potential business growth in Hong Kong as well as convenient access to mainland China. Toll Free Numbers provide Asian residents and businesses an alternative to the internet when interacting with foreign businesses. Global Call Forwarding provides seamless connections to the users of Hong Kong Toll Free Number, and advanced features provide users many attractive options. Various treaties and protocols are in place that should solidify the Asian markets for many years to come.