Hong Kong comes out swinging in 2017; Here are 4 developments that make it a great year for startups and innovation

Location is one of the city's greatest strengths, with access to half the world's entire population with a mere five-hour flight 

Kuang-Chi’s US$300M Israel fund isn’t just because China wants smart cities; it needs them

China's Smart City drive is not about becoming an advanced industrial economy, but rather shoring up infrastructure gaps in a heavily urbanised country 

24 startups to vie for US$10K prize at Hong Kong Fintech Finals

Six startups representing Bangalore, Mumbai, Singapore, Seoul, Sydney and Kuala Lumpur enter finals after winning regional competitions 

Updating the backbone of the world economy: Freightos' Zvi Schreiber

The Freightos Founder tells e27 that after several exits through acquisitions with his other startups, he'd really love to take Freightos the IPO route 

Meet StartmeupHK Venture Forum 2014's 3 champions: Freightos, Perseus Telecom, Scoutbots

Organised by InvestHK, StartmeupHK Venture Forum 2014 saw three winners come out of 550 entries from 47 economies 

Japan's startups face one fatal flaw beyond simple risk aversion

Kauffman Fellows' Philip Wickham holds the view that Japan's onerous bankruptcy laws are one of its biggest problems for budding startups 

For startups, is Hong Kong a post-colonial relic frozen in time?

Hong Kong isn't what people assume, says InvestHK's Simon Galpin, and what's more, it may just surprise you in some unexpected ways 

The 4 Ps of pitching: Nick Giles, Co-founder, Seven Hills

You have passion. What's next? Here are four things you need to remember when pitching