Eastern European entrepreneurs set themselves up in the innovation hub of Hong Kong.
10 August 2021
From Krakow to Vladivostok and St Petersburg to Sofia, the gigantic Eastern European region is known for its many start-up centres, which draw on a well-educated population, low costs and a host of other advantages.More
Some 30% of consumers visiting two recent jewellery fairs spent over HK$10,000 per head on-site, reaffirming the prospects for the sector.
03 August 2021
The world might have moved on from JP Morgan’s infamous 1912 quote “Gold is money”, but global financial hub Hong Kong is also a thriving centre for trade in things that gleam, glitter and sparkle.More
Education turns out to be a key factor in the durability of innovation hubs such as Hong Kong.
27 July 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has fast-forwarded technology-driven transformation across the globe and many commentators have said since much technology work can be done anywhere geographically, technology hubs are declining in importance.More
The return of the massive Book Fair marks the end of a COVID-19-induced hiatus for large-scale physical shows in Hong Kong.
20 July 2021
A year and a half after the COVID-19 pandemic started impacting activities around the world, big events now appear to be back with a bang and their success – or otherwise – will prove something of a litmus test for the potential relaunch of the exhibition sector as a whole.More
A Hong Kong healthtech innovator applies IoT technologies to boost the battle against COVID-19.
13 July 2021
As technology advances, so does the development of healthcare services. In recent years, the Hong Kong government has been actively reforming the local healthcare system. The 2019-20 Budget earmarked an additional HK$5 billion for the Hospital Authority (HA) to accelerate the upgrade or acquisition of advanced medical devices and information technology (IT) equipment, to improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare services.More
The annual festival of reading comes with an inspiring theme for a recovering world city.
29 June 2021
As a cosmopolitan city with a thoroughly educated, well-travelled and world-wise population, Hong Kong has many voracious readers eager to stock up their bookshelves. A highlight in any Hong Kong bookworm’s calendar is the city’s annual festival of literature, the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, which is returning soon.More
The HKTDC and HSBC link up to help SMEs expand in the fast-growing region.
23 June 2021
Small, nimble firms are well suited to thrive in the fast growing and rapidly changing Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) but often find moving into unfamiliar environments challenging.More
European businesses looking to Asia for new opportunities can find a good partner in Hong Kong.
15 June 2021
As the world of trade and industry resets and consolidates following the acute phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, Asia has re-emerged as a promising market for international companies. In tapping these new opportunities, successful companies soon realise that working with Hong Kong adds value to their business.More
Hong Kong start-up facilitators offer compelling reasons for entrepreneurs in Russia and eastern Europe to set themselves up in the city.
08 June 2021
With well-educated populations, sophisticated infrastructure but relatively low costs, eastern European countries, including Russia, are fertile grounds for start-ups and naturally are turning their attention to Hong Kong.More