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Unleashing Mobility

By Edmon Chung | Hong Kong's free port and laissez-faire governance approach is a textbook success for economic development. Hong Kong’s Octopus card, integrated with the MTR metro system, is a textbook success in...

The Democratization Of Creativity And Success

By Divya Samtani | At 21, Hong Kong-based Jane Lippencott embodies “entrepreneur extraordinaire”.  Best known as Co-founder of ZenCash – a principles-first, community-based movement working to build an encrypted system for money, messaging, and media –...

Valuable Lessons

By Quách Toàn Long | Vietnamese startups are working on more than 150 education projects, and the number is growing. Embracing a culture that values education more than anything else, Vietnamese spend more than 30% of...

Keeping It Green

By Nayantara Bhat | “The Earth is in trouble,” announces the first sentence of Michael Lenox and Aaron Chatterji’s new book, Can Business Save the Earth?: Innovating Our Way to Sustainability. Lenox describes the potential...

The Mills Fabrica Crowdfunding Students’ Multipurpose Backpack

By Nayantara Bhat | Hong Kong heritage project and incubator The Mills Fabrica launched a Kickstarter campaign on May 10 for the Multipurpose Family Backpack 5.0 (MFB 5.0), a student-designed multipurpose backpack with five functions....

Connectivity Changes Everything

By Bay McLaughlin| Brinc Invests in and helps to build connected hardware companies from around the world. Best known for our accelerator programs, we look for Founders who want to solve problems that pertain to...
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Booster Rocket

By Andrew Work | There were those who thought computers would be a niche product for elite research only, and the Internet nothing more than chatrooms for socially maladjusted geeks. And so it is with blockchain. People...

Battle Hardened

By Faridah Wu | Every six months, vikings will step onto the battlefield to clash. Only one will emerge victorious. These aren’t real vikings, of course, but entrepreneurs hoping to win a prestigious spot in the...

Blockchain Meets Forex: Welcome To The Freedom To Trade

By Tong Quoc Dat | We have been losing trust in our ability to control any of our properties for a long period of time. That’s one of the reasons why technology has been replacing...

HKTDC Startup Zone – Interview With Marvoto

By Adam Chan | Marvoto’s M1 fetus camera is the world’s first handheld 3D ultrasound device that lets the pregnant mother take photos of her fetus anytime and anywhere, and to record the first smile...