4 Social Media Strategies to Grow Your Startup

Once regarded as optional, social media has become a priority. Businesses can no longer afford to ignore the money left on the table by...

The founder of Hiphotique Connect

Our name Hiphotique is composed of the concept of “hip”, “hot”, and “boutique”, and we want to “connect” hip and hot boutique hotels to...

July 4 special: “Take Over America” Campaign goes Viral in...

A marketing agency in Shenzhen has given the world a glimpse of what the world could look like if China took over the...

6 Things You Should Rent in Hong Kong Rather Than Buy

You’ve all heard this by now: Hong Kong has one of the smallest flat sizes in the major cities in the world. The latest...

ThingPark China showcases its enabling IoT technologies at 2017 Mobile World...

 ThingPark China, a leading IoT access management platform and solutions development provider, today made its debut at the 2017 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in...

Chinese dating app, Tantan, raises US$70 million in Series D funding

Known as China's Tinder, Tantan has raised US$70 million in their latest round of Series D funding. The company is looking to monetize their...

Jumpstart Issue 16: Proudly Made in China

Subscribe for your personal copy here //e.issuu.com/embed.js “Made in China” is a phrase well-known to the world. For big businesses and corporate companies, manufacturing in China...

A sophisticated e-commerce model attracts 8 major supermarkets to honestbee’s grocery...

HONG KONG, 20 June 2017 – honestbee, Asia’s leading online grocery and concierge service, where professional concierge shoppers handpick and deliver fresh groceries from top local...

Booking.com awards top grants in Booster accelerator program

Booking.com wrapped up their 3-week Booster Program, awarding full grants of €400,000 to Backstreet Academy (Singapore) and €200,000 to Authenticook (India). The accelerator features startups that...

Cyberport Start-ups Celebrate a Year of Remarkable Achievements with over 70...

HONG KONG, 26 June 2017 – Cyberport hosted a celebration today to recognise the remarkable achievements of the digital tech companies in its community...

China’s Mobike lands US$600 million in latest round of financing

Mobike, Chinese bike-sharing startup, has raised over US$600 million in new funding, led by existing investor and internet giant, Tencent. This round of financing...

Jumpstart Issue 16: Proudly Made in China

Subscribe for your personal copy here //e.issuu.com/embed.js “Made in China” is a phrase well-known to the world. For big businesses and corporate companies, manufacturing in China...

RazerStore launches in Hong Kong in partnership with 3HK

Razer's latest concept store opened on June 17 in partnership with 3HK. RazerStore brings the ultimate Razer gaming experience for gamers in Hong Kong....

Wukong Bicycle shuts down after 90% of bikes disappear

Wukong Bicycle lost 90% of their bicycles by the end of their fifth month due to theft. The five-month old startup announced their closure...

What is the one thing you wish someone had told you...

“Don’t let anyone tell you ‘what to do’ (You quit your corporate job because of this, remember). Instead: listen, hear, read between the lines....

Uber CEO resigned under the pressure of Uber’s major investors

Uber CEO, Travis Kalanick, just resigned from his post under the pressure of Uber's major investors. According to New York Times, Uber’s major investors demanded...

Jumpstart’s Picks—Must-Reads for Entrepreneurs in 2017

By Kaden Ng 1. Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World Adam Grant, Penguin Books, February 2017 Looking into the stories of successful innovators, Adam Grant—Wharton’s most beloved...

Citi HK FinTech Challenge Receives Close to 200 Submissions

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Citi HK FinTech Challenge Receives Close to 200 Submissions 16 teams shortlisted to showcase their solutions at Demo Day on June 22 (Hong Kong) Citi HK...

How I Gained Profitability and a Global Customer Base with No...

In my entrepreneurial journey, Riotly Social gained profitability on day 1, achieved a global customer base, and helped over 1,000 customers. Here are some...

Top 5 Startup-Friendly Coffee Spots in Hong Kong with Free Wi-Fi

By Chloe Wong Yes, we know. Startup life can get unbelievably hectic from time to time especially during the days when you have to hustle...