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Macau’s Dr Stanley Ho Family Invested into BookDoc

Company earns backing of yet another strategic investor from the region KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Feb. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BookDoc, a healthcare technology start-up headquartered in Malaysia...

WeWork Hong Kong Flagship Hosts Official Opening Ceremony at Tower 535 in Causeway Bay

Eight floors of creative shared workspace in Causeway Bay ready to propel the next generation of Hong Kong businesses forward HONG KONG, 23 FEBRUARY 2017...

Finquest Acquires Detecq to Strengthen Presence in Asia’s Tech M&A sector

Finquest acquires Detecq to help global investors, M&A advisors and mid-sized Asian technology companies take advantage of booming interest in the tech sector ...

PwC launches Shanghai Innovation Centre and Alliance of Shanghai Science and Technology Innovation

Aim is to create an ecosystem that supports Shanghai’s ambition of being a global innovation hub Hong Kong, 21 February 2017 – PwC China today...

Change the world at the next Startup Weekend HKUST: Healthcare x BioTech!

Bringing passionate people to learn & build their own startups within 54 hours HONG KONG (FEB 20, 2017) – Startup Weekend, powered by Google for...

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...

#impact Podcast tracks down Hong Kong’s most inspiring changemakers

17 February 2017 (Hong Kong) – #impact Podcast's bi-weekly production just entered the iTunes Store. Recorded in Hong Kong and presented by Regina Larko, this...

Meltwater secures $60M debt funding with Silicon Valley Bank, Vector Capital

Hong Kong, February 9, 2017 – Meltwater, a global leader in media intelligence solutions, today announced it has closed a $60M debt funding round...

Infiniti’s Singapore Ignition Program To Help Founders Achieve Validation And Scale

Applications for INFINITI’s Ignition program, driven by Nest, close in four days  7 February 2017 (Hong Kong) – Just five days remain for founders to...

Hellodog Website Pre-launching on HK’s Only Female Focused Crowdfunding Platform

Hong Kong – February 2017 Hellodog.hk, is the first bilingual dog parenting website in HK and will be launched in HK in March.  It will...

Dragon Law launches in Australia and New Zealand with Startup Plan

Hong Kong’s Dragon Law announced today the launch of their legal technology software in Australia and New Zealand. The launch for Australia and New Zealand...

Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund’s Support to Hong Kong Start-up Scene Drives Results

Plans to roll out more initiatives in 2017 to support Hong Kong’s budding entrepreneurs Hong Kong, January 16, 2017 – The Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund...

Zaha Hadid: There Should Be No End To Experimentation

17 March – 6 April 2017 Artistree, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong ‘With experimentation, you think you’re going to find out one thing,...

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...

MinorMynas Fireside Chat for Kids held successfully at Mettā

MinorMynas event "Fireside Chat for Kids" was held in the afternoon on 14 Jan at Mettā, an entrepreneur club located at 21/F, California Tower, Lan...

Soundbrenner Raises $1.5 Million USD and is Positioned to Set The Rhythm of The...

Soundbrenner looks toward new product development, global expansion and new market entry with new capital! Hong Kong -- January 18th, 2017 -- Soundbrenner, the creators...

Hong Kong’s Leading Social Startup to Compete for a Share of $1 Million in...

16 January 2016 BYT has been selected as one of 30 startups from across the world to be a finalist of Chivas Regal’s The...

SuperCharged and Ready to Go: SuperCharger FinTech Accelerator Launches Its Second Programme for 2017

Hong Kong, 12 January 2017 – SuperCharger FinTech Accelerator successfully launched its second programme on January 9 in the newly opened Cyberport FinTech Smart...

Start a Love Story with a Book!

(Hong Kong, 11th January 2017) – For Valentine’s Day 2017, Bookazine would like to invite its customers to start a love story... with a...

Cyberport Appoints Mr Marvin Lai as Chief Investment Officer

Hong Kong – 12 January 2017 – Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited (Cyberport) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Marvin Lai...