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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
25 Apr 2022

Where there’s a will

Many people find the idea of writing a will daunting, but a Hong Kong start-up offers a digital solution that makes the whole process easier. read more
22 Apr 2022

Designs on business success

The business end of design confounds many creative people, but help is at hand from the HKTDC and HKDI. read more
21 Apr 2022

Health data in an instant

A Start-up Express winner has found a ready market for its technology which monitors body metrics such as pulse and blood pressure. read more
19 Apr 2022

NFT memories are for keeps

A Hong Kong start-up is helping users turn memories and special occasions into permanent digital gifts. read more
11 Apr 2022

Present perfect

An app offering easily swapped gifts has already moved beyond its home base in Hong Kong. read more
4 Apr 2022

Scents and sensibility

A Hong Kong entrepreneur spotted a gap in the market for a fragrant, sustainable and skin-friendly hand sanitiser. read more
29 Mar 2022

Healthcare goes digital

Medical innovation has risen to the forefront during the pandemic, building an ecosystem and generating opportunities for start-ups and SMEs. read more