San Francisco, the traditional home of start-up funding, has already lost its top-spot status to Beijing when it comes to megadeals.
31 October 2018
The United States has always been the home of venture capital (VC), which appeared in its modern form in Boston in the 1940s and soon moved its focus to Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Bay area.More
The world's highest cable-related project digitally connecting Pakistan with the Chinese mainland has launched.
26 September 2018
Jointly operated and maintained by the Special Communication Organisation of Pakistan and China Telecom, the two-year, US$44 million high-speed Pak-China Optical Fibre Cable network built under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) officially entered service on 13 July. More
Hong Kong innovators learn all about raising funds and building business networks.
20 September 2018
With the Central Government set to release its “Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Bay Area”, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) organised a study mission to Shenzhen and Dongguan in late August, giving the 10 “Start-up Express” winners a chance to understand more about the start-up ecosystem and development opportunities in the Bay Area. More
With the win-win nature of the China-Myanmar relationship clearly established, it's full-steam ahead on the Belt and Road front.
13 September 2018
Early last month, the planned development of the Chinese mainland-Myanmar Economic Corridor (CMEC) was given the formal go-ahead, with representatives of both parties agreeing on the terms of the 15-point Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that defines the scope and intent of the project, while also allocating the specific responsibilities and entitlements. More