As the optical industry booms across the world, start-ups are integrating technology and environmental protection elements into spectacles through the direct-to-consumer sales model.
09 March 2020
Digital start-ups are moving into the eyewear industry. Underlining the trend, market research agency Coresight Research discussed overseas start-ups’ experiences at a seminar during the 27th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Optical Fair in November 2019, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council.More
Cultural and artistic copyright has huge potential as innovative platforms extract value through licensing.
02 March 2020
Cultural and creative content has extended to corporate marketing and consumer life as social media and open-data applications develop rapidly, and public awareness of the shared economy increases. More
The Hong Kong government’s budget lines up a countercyclical punch to boost business as the city squares up to challenges posed by the COVID-19 outbreak.
28 February 2020
The COVID-19 outbreak has compounded challenges faced by trade-focused firms, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), in Hong Kong which are already coping with the fallout from the Sino-United States trade dispute.
As Hong Kong matures into a global innovation hub, many start-ups are moving from basic research and into commercialising their inventions.
24 February 2020
At the Global Tech Summit held last December during the Business of IP Asia Forum 2019, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, entrepreneurs from the city analysed success cases where innovative technologies give rise to commercial applications - thanks to companies that keep pace with the times and seize opportunities.