The Taskforce on Economic Challenges has recommended, among other things, the development of creative and culture industries as a new growth engine in Hong Kong.Monday, 11 May, 2009, 12:00am
Shenzhen, which has set itself up to become China's innovation centre, has won a strong endorsement from the United Nations after it was given the title of 'Unesco City of Design' yesterday - making it the only non-Japanese city in Asia to carry the title.8 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
Winning a Bronze Award has not only delighted staff members at AIA Pension and Trustee, but has inspired them to strive for a Gold Award in the future.11 Jul 2008 - 12:00am
Building a collaborative culture is essential to maintaining a positive spirit under which team members can effectively pursue common goals together.5 Jul 2008 - 12:00am
A new managerial position is available for someone who is systematic, detail-minded, flexible and process-oriented. If you have experience working in toy products, costumes or a related field, dress up your resume and apply for this opening.14 Jun 2008 - 12:00am
Managers need to implement five critical behavioural and leadership habits in order to succeed, says consultant26 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
Innovation is the driving force in the progress of Staubli, a reputed name and world leader in textile machinery since 1892. By focusing on providing leading solutions, the Swiss-based international group is also serving customers with high-quality connectors and robotics.22 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
Technology has developed rapidly over the past decades, making the world a more prosperous place. Along with the progress, our lives have changed.
In the 19th century, flying was thought to be impossible, but it became a reality in 1903, thanks to the Wright brothers.27 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
La Montre Hermes managing director Asia-Pacific
What's your favourite complication? The most useful one: hours and minutes. In search of diverse sophisticated complications, I prefer one that can present hours and minutes differently which gives people a surprise, while having its basic function that can tell time accurately.9 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong may not have a reputation for creativity, but one of the world's biggest pharmacy chains has singled out the city in a search for inventors of new products. Professor Marc Clement, vice-chancellor at the University of Wales and deputy head of the new Boots Centre for Innovation, which is hosting a fair for potential Hong Kong partners next month, explains why.11 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
An ancient advert for beer inspired the chairman of Dale Carnegie to put the emphasis on people15 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
The Innovation and Technology Commission hopes that this year's Innovation Festival will spark creativity in technology and design throughout Hong Kong.14 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
A festival that celebrates achievements in innovation aims to involve the community in cutting-edge design and technology.
The 10-week 'Let's Innovate . . . For a New Era' is jointly organised by the Innovation and Technology Commission and the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups.6 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
The Commissioner for Innovation and Technology, Anthony Wong Sik-kei, has admitted the commission has had difficulties in finding a new chief executive officer for the embattled Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (Astri).5 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
The big question in many organisations these days is what can they do to unleash employees' potential?
How do you integrate innovation into the day-to-day culture, so workers will churn out creative ideas that will become the next big product, or will allow them to do things faster and better?11 Aug 2007 - 12:00am