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.

Enjoy this Valentine’s Day at home with foodpanda

Hong Kong, 29 January 2016 – foodpanda, Hong Kong’s leading food delivery platform, announced its Valentine’s Day specials of 2016, so everyone can dine...

Jumpstart Magazine launches ‘Jumpstart Kids,’ a summer program to spawn the next generation of...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jumpstart Magazine launches ‘Jumpstart Kids,’ a summer program to spawn the next generation of young entrepreneurs   Jumpstart Magazine, Hong Kong’s first print...

A book written by and for Hong Kong kids helps support a local animal...

Jumpstart Kids, a new startup program for kids launches a crowdfunding campaign to back their English-Cantonese book for kids, titled “How to be a...

Introducing “WeAct” – Hong Kong’s First WeChat Event Management Platform

Invitations, Check-ins, Live Interactions…One WeChat to Do Them All (18 Nov 2016) MarTech startup WeMine launches Hong Kong’s first WeChat event management tool “WeAct”, bringing...

Hong Kong Startup Quikspaces Turns Unused Office Space Into Cash

HONG KONG, March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- All businesses have experienced the headache of looking for office space, and for many, the process of...
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AmazingTalker Launch Proves Learning a Language Can be Simple and Affordably One-On-One

Already a hit in Asia, AmazingTalker launches globally to link online language teachers to would-be students much like Airbnb. Putting the power in the...

Infiniti and Nest Launch “Infiniti Accelerator 2.0”

·         Second generation of successful support program for entrepreneurs ·         Startup companies from around the world can apply now at http://infiniti-hklab.com/ ·         Program based at the...

Revolutionary Graduate Placement Website, Quimojo Goes Live

Quimojo provides the first portal focused on graduate placement that enables employers to search, connect, chat, and video interview candidates from colleges and universities...

$1 Million Global Startup Competition Launches

Chivas Regal has launched the third year of The Venture, a global search to find and support the next generation of startups that want...

Hong Kong Startup Council’s STARS Cohort 1 opens for application

Startups working on products or services making use of “Internet of Things” are invited to apply for the first cohort of the STARS Programme...
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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 –...

Mozaic – a social network expansion platform – is now open for business

HONG KONG, 27th July 2017 – Mozaic Hong Kong is happy to announce the start of its new business venture, a social network expansion platform targeted...

REUNIONCare opens Hong Kong office and expands into Asia

The Hong Kong office complements existing REUNIONCare operations in the United States and demonstrates the company's commitment to supporting clients across all of Asia. Population...

There is a fine line between dressing down and becoming an enterprise fashion-casualty

Regus study reveals workplace attire has become more casual, but employees should be careful not to go too far Hong Kong – April 27, 2016 –...

Youth.gov.hk’s research finds 55% youth want to start a business but lack knowledge and...

Hong Kong, 7 July, 2016 – Youth.gov.hk, the Government youth portal, released today findings of a research on youth entrepreneurship and introduced the newly...

Betatron – Hong Kong’s First Non-Vertical Accelerator Program Providing Seed Funding

Betatron is Hong Kong's first non-vertical accelerator programme providing both seed-funding and mentorship for startups. The program will be run bootcamp style with an intensive...

Lan Kwai Fong Presents Second Year of Savouring Art and Exhibitions In the Month...

      (Hong Kong, 16th February, 2017) Lan Kwai Fong continuously strives to bring the best-in-class cuisine experience and is exclusively presenting the Savouring Art campaign...

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...

Collaboration increases start-up success but a professional setting is still a key requirement

80% of Hong Kong professionals confirm start-ups thrive in creative co-working spaces, but 87% are more concerned about privacy Hong Kong, 2nd February, 2016 –...

Marketers in Asia must catch up with their consumers 

The Economist Marketing Unbound event reveals HONG KONG, May 25th, 2016 – To respond to the evolving needs of consumers, brands and agencies must adapt their...