Airbnb’s latest challenge is coming from Taiwan

Lawmakers in Taiwan started looking into ways to legalise short-term rental services for some time now —but this is hardly good news for Airbnb 

Taipei to host global entrepreneurs’ conference exploring use of AI, IoT for social good

Both Taiwan and the US had been involved in the Global Entrepreneurship Network for several years 

Plug and Play’s Christian Knipfer describes Taiwan’s strengths in building a startup ecosystem

With a famously high-quality talent pool, the next step for Taiwanese startups is to break their comfort zone and go global 

What China’s history of overseas tech IPOs says about the current wave

The number of Chinese tech IPOs is expected to rise in the near future in Hong Kong and the US 

Greener businesses are growing from the ground up

Startups that offer green, fair, and equitable products and services in a space where they’re not readily available can, with the right exposure and marketing, expect to snag significant market share 

Taiwan’s crypto scene is booming, but still needs a clearer regulatory framework to thrive

When it comes to regulating crypto, there seems to be little consensus on what is appropriate and what is not 

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales advises fake-free, ad-free content and being nice

Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia founder, spoke to Business Next about Wikipedia’s anti-fake, free-ad news strategy 

Is Google partnering with Tencent for its China comeback?

It would be one of the largest developments in recent internet history 

Is blockchain the answer to China's vaccine woes?

As one of the most hyped technologies, blockchain has been much discussed as one of the key solutions to this social issue