Entrepreneurs from Israel have created a device that turns visual inputs into words.
14 January 2020
Blind or partially sighted people live in a world where such day-to-day tasks as reading text, recognising the faces of family and friends or picking out items on supermarket shelves can prove impossible. More
Attendees at a North of England innovation event prove confident about the future, despite uncertainty about business after the country quits the EU.
31 December 2019
With the latest deadline for the United Kingdom to quit the European Union just over two months away at the time, a record number of entrepreneurs gathered in Manchester for Venturefest North West, the sixth edition of this annual expo and conference for local business innovators. More
A New Zealand entrepreneur picks HK for expansion into Asia.
23 December 2019
A Hong Kong-born businessman who has built up a thriving property business in his adopted home of New Zealand, along with Australia, has set his sights on growing in Asia and picked Hong Kong as the obvious base for this expansion. More
As the industry faces numerous challenges going into the century’s second decade, the AFF will offer clues to the way forward.
17 December 2019
Caught between such unprecedented challenges as negative interest rates on the one hand and potentially disruptive fintech innovations on the other, financial industry players worldwide face many novel obstacles. More
Travellers from Mainland China could account for nearly a third of world’s total by 2030.
03 December 2019
Despite creeping concern over the likelihood of a global economic slowdown, the leisure travel sector keeps forging ahead, much to the relief of delegates at this year’s ITB Asia event, the region's annual showcase for the travel trade.
The world of eyewear is not immune to disruption by start-ups, as attendees at this year’s optical fair found out.
19 November 2019
Advances in both optometry and information technology are driving rapid changes in the eyewear industry; professionals and traders in the optical world converged on Hong Kong in November to learn more. More