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27 Sep 2022

Distiller crafts feline gin

A start-up has found a ready market for bespoke spirits in Hong Kong and is already expanding overseas. read more
13 Sep 2022

Pandemic brings healthtech innovators to fore

The HKTDC-Hang Seng InnoClub initiative is helping to build up the medical technology infrastructure in Hong Kong. read more
13 Sep 2022

Decoding viral evolution

Studying the genetic give-and-take between humans and viruses has led to a technology that can greatly accelerate vaccine development. read more
2 Sep 2022

Biodegradable mask heralds greener future

New materials developed by a Hong Kong start-up could solve the problem of used face coverings clogging up the city’s landfills. read more
12 Aug 2022

Redefining the meaning of salad

A Hong Kong start-up is delivering an environmentally friendly high-fibre drink that is leading the company towards unicorn status. read more
11 Aug 2022

A new way to promote homemade food

A Hong Kong start-up has developed a platform that improves operational efficiency in getting food delivered to the consumer. read more
10 Aug 2022

A new play on pork

Plugging a gap in the fast-growing meat substitute market won this start-up a place in the HKTDC’s entrepreneurship development programme. read more
9 Aug 2022

Easier entry to HK welcomed

The HKTDC’s chairman lauds further opening up of the city and outlines five key strategies to help SMEs capture opportunities. read more
1 Aug 2022

The art of finding the deal

A start-up platform is taking the hard work out of searching for credit and debit card offers. read more
18 Jul 2022

Streamlined wine investment

Demand for vintage liquid assets is strong but the market is fragmented – a problem that’s being addressed by a new trading platform. read more
11 Jul 2022

Entrepreneur’s spark of genius

A would-be Hong Kong restauranteur segued her plans to open an eatery into a vegetarian cookbook and line of sauces. read more
4 Jul 2022

Play-to-earn games gain traction

The metaverse is spawning new currencies and innovative ways for games enthusiasts to earn rewards. read more
29 Jun 2022

Eyeing GBA opportunities

An American ophthalmic specialist sees Hong Kong as an ideal launch pad for expansion into the mainland and ASEAN. read more
28 Jun 2022

Robots tackle herculean task

An HKUST innovation programme is tapping into a growing market for autonomous vehicles. read more
21 Jun 2022

Entrepreneurs shine at Start-up Express

A diverse range of Hong Kong innovators presented solutions for art, finance, health, green tech and other sectors in the recent Pitching Final. read more
20 Jun 2022

Tapping a new drinks market

A health-conscious beverage start-up is bringing a range of low-calorie pre-mixed alcoholic drinks to Hong Kong. read more
13 Jun 2022

Planting a good idea

A homegrown plant-based-meat start-up in Hong Kong has its sights set on global expansion. read more
10 Jun 2022

Hong Kong start-ups go global

A local design incubation programme is helping to cultivate talent in the artistic and cultural industries. read more
7 Jun 2022

Entrepreneurs green their pitches

Sustainability is a key focus as 20 shortlisted companies line up to contend in this year’s Start-up Express Pitching Final. read more
27 Apr 2022

Healthtech fund focuses on GBA

An entrepreneur views the Greater Bay Area as an ideal medical technology innovation hub. read more