This week Hong Kong welcomes the second coming of the RISE conference. This mammoth multi-day event aims to bring the world’s biggest companies and Hong Kong’s most exciting start ups together for learning, networking and deal-making. With a huge program cutting across social, pitch sessions,
Crowdfunding is a way for entrepreneurs to raise funds and build a community around their project or invention. Here is a roundup of the latest crowdfunding activity in Hong Kong. Like a project? Help spread the word and support local entrepreneurs.
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Considering starting out as an Entrepreneur? Deciding which business model is for you? Some of the business options are mainstream business, social business, and fair trade.
The mainstream for-profit business model, operating more or less the same in most capitalist societies, is based on the principles
Interview with Lee Tsui, founder of retouchpower.com, high-fashion glamour and luxury to USB Technology. Based in the Gadget Capital of the world Hong Kong, they are a team made up of members from London, Sydney and New York, all coming from a diverse background in Fashion Design, marketing and product
In the last couple of months, a flurry of big names in messaging – including Microsoft, Facebook, Kik and Line - announced they were opening up API access to their messaging platforms and creating “bot stores”. These high profile launches and the hundreds of millions
Tell us about Goxip. How did you come up with the idea and the name?Goxip was totally born out of a toilet moment! A moment where entertainment magazine on my left hand and phone on the other, trying to textsearch from Google
Peek Concepts is an online store which stocks monitoring, measuring and safety products. Best known for bringing PEEKair to market – the only PM2.5 air quality monitor uniquely calibrated for Hong Kong pollution. In addition, Peek Concepts is the official distributor for ETI cooking thermometers and catering
Jumpstart Magazine is excited to announce a two-week startup bootcamp for 8 to 12-year-olds. The program will be held at Paperclip Startup Campus in Sheung Wan, Monday to Friday, July 11 - 22, from 10am - 1pm. This hands-on program is intended to inspire kids
An increasing number of Hong Kong startups have hit the headlines for achieving superb sale prices. Jumpstart spoke to some of their founders about how you can join their ranks.
A quick trawl through the business news from the past few years sees prominent coverage of
With Q1’16 being the second strongest quarter of IoT investment to date, it’s safe to say that interest in and openness to IoT is on the rise. IoT-centric conferences are happening every week all over the globe, and IoT meetups take place everyday. We’ve seen