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A business mind: Raphael Cohen, co-founder of HotelQuickly

The founding team of HotelQuickly recognised this problem as a  vast opportunity – and decided to help hotels optimise their occupancy rates by offering discounts to consumers and making last-minute bookings as easy as possible...

21 Aug 2014 - 11:14AM

The founding team of HotelQuickly recognised this problem as a  vast opportunity – and decided to help hotels optimise their occupancy rates by offering discounts to consumers and making last-minute bookings as easy as possible...

A business mind: Raphael Cohen, co-founder of HotelQuickly
What's next after the Valley of Death? – PolyU and Fudan offer tailored training for experienced entrepreneurs
The Singapore start-up ecosystem – A bird's eye view

Contrary to the belief that Silicon Valley was successful because of the absence of government interference, Singapore's start-up ecosystem has been proactively created by government.

16 Jul 2014 - 9:56AM

Contrary to the belief that Silicon Valley was successful because of the absence of government interference, Singapore's start-up ecosystem has been proactively created by government.

The Singapore start-up ecosystem – A bird's eye view
CityU professor trains Chinese universities in how to teach entrepreneurship

For Professor Sun Hongyi, who teaches a highly popular course on innovation at City University (CityU), the Chinese kitchen encapsulates the strong potential – as well as some limitations – for innovation by Chinese people. Western kitchen tools…

24 Jun 2014 - 10:03AM

For Professor Sun Hongyi, who teaches a highly popular course on innovation at City University (CityU), the Chinese kitchen encapsulates the strong potential – as well as some limitations – for innovation by Chinese people. Western kitchen tools…

CityU professor trains Chinese universities in how to teach entrepreneurship
The Paradox of Angel Investment in Hong Kong

Hong Kong may be one of the wealthiest cities in Asia, but angel investing is still at an early stage of development. However, if it is to encourage vibrant entrepreneurship, angel investment is a key part of the ecosystem. Brigitte Baumann, who has…

30 Jun 2014 - 11:24AM

Hong Kong may be one of the wealthiest cities in Asia, but angel investing is still at an early stage of development. However, if it is to encourage vibrant entrepreneurship, angel investment is a key part of the ecosystem. Brigitte Baumann, who has…

The Paradox of Angel Investment in Hong Kong
Cyberport young entrepreneurs

Dan Ropski had options. He could have taken a comfortable job in engineering or business, or he could build an online education start-up in Hong Kong while living in Shenzhen. If he needed to stay overnight in Hong Kong, he would sleep either on friends…

30 Jun 2014 - 11:28AM

Dan Ropski had options. He could have taken a comfortable job in engineering or business, or he could build an online education start-up in Hong Kong while living in Shenzhen. If he needed to stay overnight in Hong Kong, he would sleep either on friends…

Cyberport young entrepreneurs
Nobu Okada, founder, Astroscale
Entrepreneurial spirit across borders (Part 2)

Rather, they are more typically known for being hierarchical, authoritarian and resistant to change.

30 Jun 2014 - 11:58AM

Rather, they are more typically known for being hierarchical, authoritarian and resistant to change.

Entrepreneurial spirit across borders (Part 2)
Entrepreneurial spirit across borders

MIT Sloan School of Management is known for its entrepreneurial ecosystem and spirit of innovation, and those qualities are now being deployed to help small businesses in China overcome critical challenges.

30 Jun 2014 - 12:05PM

MIT Sloan School of Management is known for its entrepreneurial ecosystem and spirit of innovation, and those qualities are now being deployed to help small businesses in China overcome critical challenges.

Entrepreneurial spirit across borders
MBA entrepreneur helping Chinese youngsters study overseas
Teaching China’s business leaders the importance of CSR
Entrepreneur in China: competition at every turn
Imports 'possible in six months'
Disabled access to tourist sites overlooked, say experts
Quarantine order is lifted on first town hit by virus
Turmoil seen taking a toll on the economy
Liver patient to consider legal action over cancelled transplant
Tragic end to internet romance
24 Feb 2004 - 12:00AM
Tragic end to internet romance
East Asian Games to challenge Macau's mettle as host
Guangzhou's  tallest tower plan bared
Freed Bible smuggler keeps his faith intact
Macau bucks the convention trade with cheap deals
Rights group urges eviction safeguards
'False confession' causes delay to corruption trial
Stanley Ho aims to coin in on new venture
New casino to herald tourist boom for Macau
Poll result 'unlikely to shake cross-strait ties'
Macau
29 Jun 2004 - 12:00AM
Macau
Bridge for all seasons
21 May 2004 - 12:00AM
Bridge for all seasons
Mainland scholars join assault on island's leader