A Hong Kong start-up has been tipped as a model that could disrupt the staid legal profession the same way Uber has done with transportation.
01 September 2016
Dragon Law was established after its founding partner, lawyer Daniel Walker, recognised the mismatch between the vast number of SMEs and start-ups operating in Hong Kong, and their access to affordable legal services. More
Hong Kong serves as an important application centre for Germany’s Infineon Technologies.
25 August 2016
Germany’s leading semiconductor company, Infineon Technologies, set up an operation at the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park (HKSTP) to focus on the development of a highly energy-efficient power supply. More
Diwash is cleaning up by cornering the market for the outsourced dishwashing business.
22 August 2016
Established to address rising labour costs and cope with worker shortage, Hong Kong’s first centralised dishwashing company, Diwash, offers restaurants the opportunity to outsource the dirtiest of tasks, washing dishes. More
Legendary photography studio Harcourt is bringing its own French brand of glamour with its first overseas venture in Hong Kong.
29 July 2016
As the Golden Age of Hollywood dawned in the 1930s, America’s rising movie stars and aspiring celebrities wishing to promote their image would fly to Paris to have their portrait immortalised in the exquisite black-and-white photography of Harcourt Studio. More
A Hong Kong start-up has launched a board game based on the Chinese novel Journey to the West.
18 July 2016
Hong Kong-based Marrow Production is reviving board-game culture by launching its game Journey: Wrath of Demons, where four pilgrims band together to search ancient China for sutras – sacred scriptures that bring salvation to a world overrun with demons. More
A German environmental services company has set up in Hong Kong to showcase its e-waste disposal solutions for the region.
11 July 2016
ALBA Integrated Waste Solutions Hong Kong Ltd is building a waste electrical and electronic equipment treatment and recycling facility (WEEETRF) in the city to recycle regulated electric and electronic-waste, such as computers, televisions, air-conditioners and refrigerators, into valuable raw materials. More
Germany’s WTS Consulting is tapping strong Chinese mainland interest in overseas investment through Hong Kong.
04 July 2016
Tax and legal services consulting firms have set up in large numbers in Hong Kong to capture the more than half a trillion US dollars in investment flows sweeping throughout the region, the largest in the world and representing over a third of the globe’s foreign direct investment. More