Press Releases

Check out the latest Press Releases featuring Startup News in Hong Kong. Please note that we do not verify accuracy of press releases submitted to our site. If you would like to submit a press release to Jumpstart, please do so by following instructions here: Press Release Submission Form. We welcome startup-news press release submissions from all over Asia.

A Revolutionary Home Management Service

SINGAPORE (09 May 2017) - Butler In Suits is a home management company that began its operations in September 2016. The startup was founded...

Three IoT Startups win Top Honours at Hong Kong Startup Council’s STARS Pitch

Hong Kong Startup Council, under the auspices of Federation of Hong Kong Industries (FHKI), successfully held the STARS Pitch on 19 May (Friday). Kuaiwear...

Adobe appoints Alan Chan as General Manager of Digital Media for Hong Kong and...

Hong Kong — May 22, 2017 — Adobe today named Alan Chan as general manager of Digital Media for Hong Kong and Taiwan. In...
Swire Properties The Loop

Swire Properties Launches “The Loop” at Taikoo Place

11 May 2017, Hong Kong – Swire Properties today unveiled “The Loop”, its all-new sustainable development exhibition centre in the heart of Taikoo Place. The interactive space aims to increase...

Medical Devices and Supplies Fair Opens Next Tuesday

Eldercare and Household Medical Products in the Spotlight 9 May 2017 – The HKTDC Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair (Medical Fair) will...

Hack Horizon Takes to the Skies

Major industry players, including Hong Kong International, British Airways and MTR, come together to deliver the most innovative inflight travel hackathon to date https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebFBEdyZ1i4 Hong Kong,10...

OpenMinds™ brings new levels of digital marketing to buzzing Hong Kong!

Another milestone for self-funded digital marketing startup from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as it brings its international operations to Hong Kong. Hong Kong, April 21st, 2017...

Godaddy Hong Kong Launches A New Website Builder For Small Businesses And Entrepreneur

ENABLES SMALL BUSINESSES TO CREATE WEBSITES ON-THE-GO, IMPROVE SEO & INTEGRATE SOCIAL SEAMLESSLY Hong Kong, May 5, 2017 – GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE: GDDY), the world’s largest cloud...
JUMPSTARTER 2017

Hong Kong Startup Pioneers Jointly Launch JUMPSTARTER 2017

Hong Kong, April 27, 2017 – The Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund, a not-for-profit initiative by Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA), today kicked off a...

Cyberport Gears Up with 3-Year Strategic Plan to Drive Digital Tech as an Economic...

Announced the First Investment of the HK$200M Cyberport Macro Fund   HONG KONG – 25 April 2017 – As the cornerstone for sustainable development of...

INFINITI LAB Hosts Hong Kong’s First Startup Weekend ‘Women in Tech’ Initiative

The first Techstars Startup Weekend Presented by INFINITI was hosted in Hong Kong with a “Women in Tech” initiative Event targeted at idea...
Oddup

Oddup Announces US$6 Million Series A Raise Led by The Times Group

The Times Group, India's largest media conglomerate leads Oddup's Series A, with follow on from 500Startups and Click Ventures. HONG KONG, 26 Apr, 2017 –...

New platform changes the way parents pick activities for their children

KidHop, an online activity-booking service for parents, launches a new platform that allows young children to explore with complete freedom. March 2017 – KidHop was...

Bicycle-sharing service gobee.bike starts in Hong Kong with backing from global investors

Gobee.bike, Hong Kong’s first bicycle-sharing system, launched yesterday on International Bike Day with over 1000 smart bikes spread out across key locations in...

Accelerators, Startups and Entrepreneurs join hands to encourage collaboration across APEC

April 21, 2017 Hong Kong - Connector hosted the “APEC Startup Ecosystem Roundtable” at the International ICT Expo. Accelerators, startups and entrepreneurs from Hong...

Lift is the Uber for Sales in Hong Kong

Hong Kong - 21 April 2017 - Today, Kanshuu Ltd. soft-launched its premium sales service 'Lift' in Hong Kong. Lift is a meeting booking...

FindDoc Expands Footprint to Traditional Chinese Medicine in the Local Health Ecosystem

Engaging new partners to provide a variety of healthcare options for Hong Kongers Hong Kong – April 19, 2017 - FindDoc, the comprehensive healthcare information...

Finalists of the 2017 Hong Kong LGBT+ Inclusion Awards Announced

Hong Kong, 6 April 2017 – Community Business, a leading not-for-profit organisation advancing responsible and inclusive business practices in Asia, today announces the finalists...

Cyberport Expands Leadership Team with Addition of Maria Lam as Chief Corporate Development Officer

Hong Kong – 31 March 2017 – Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited (Cyberport) today announces the appointment of Ms Maria Lam as Cyberport’s...

TechForGood Challenge: The challenge for green-tech and social-tech startups!

The challenge for green-tech and social-tech startups! HONG KONG, March 27, 2017 – You are a young entrepreneur specialised in social-tech or green-tech in Hong...