George Chen

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Last but not least, let’s talk about freedom once again and why it makes a difference for Hong Kong
13 Dec 2015 - 5:43PM
Money may make the world go round but a philanthropic mission makes tech start-ups more likely to stick around
10 Dec 2015 - 9:45PM
Tencent blocks Uber on WeChat, so what ‘fair play’ can we expect in China?
6 Dec 2015 - 5:06PM
We can't fix everything with the internet
29 Nov 2015 - 6:17PM
Traditional media industry playing catch-up in Hong Kong
22 Nov 2015 - 11:20PM
Lessons to be learned from tiny Estonia
21 Nov 2015 - 7:17PM
‘Godfather’ of Israel’s hi-tech industry Yossi Vardi credits ‘tiger moms’ for country's new nickname: Start-up nation
12 Nov 2015 - 9:44PM
‘Easier to ship wine than buy an MP3’ across borders in Europe: EU falling behind in tech race as Chinese start-ups rise to top, says Estonian leader
12 Nov 2015 - 4:43AM
Six reasons for Finland’s record start-up success: Clash of Clans maker Supercell reveals all
12 Nov 2015 - 5:17AM
Industries step into technology era
14 May 2020 - 11:47AM
Staying ahead in the ‘cross-screen’ era: Sequoia joins US$23m investment round in Taiwan-based ‘smart marketing’ start-up Appier
3 Nov 2015 - 12:48PM
Finding the money to raise kids is the issue in China
1 Nov 2015 - 8:51PM
Shortcut to Shangri-La: Virtual reality headsets offer 360-degree tours of cities and hotel group’s properties from Tibet to Hong Kong
28 Oct 2015 - 8:15PM
Heading the cloud: Google says now is best time to launch a start-up in Asia due to low IT costs and broad adoption of mobile devices
27 Oct 2015 - 2:04PM
Hong Kong ad firm Pixels launches new tools for multi-platform content using HTML5 on cusp of expected mobile advertising boom
26 Oct 2015 - 1:18PM
What does BAT’s hiring freeze really mean to the entire internet industry?
25 Oct 2015 - 8:18PM
China-focused media group SCMP pivots into e-commerce with acquisition of Hong Kong fashion retailer MyDress.com
4 May 2021 - 8:20PM
Hong Kong and Taiwan take different start-up routes
19 Oct 2015 - 12:47AM
Watch out, Shenzhen! Taiwan is upgrading to grab manufacturing orders from China’s not-so-cheap boomtown

Can Shenzhen, the former boomtown in southern China’s Guangdong province known for its pioneering economic reforms, remain the “world’s factory” for global technology start-up firms?

Can Shenzhen, the former boomtown in southern China’s Guangdong province known for its pioneering economic reforms, remain the “world’s factory” for global technology start-up firms?

Watch out, Shenzhen! Taiwan is upgrading to grab manufacturing orders from China’s not-so-cheap boomtown
14 Oct 2015 - 9:33PM
Think outside the city: Start-ups in Hong Kong should look to Taiwan to become regional players, says Google executive
13 Oct 2015 - 11:01PM
Busy season for Hong Kong's future entrepreneurs - from coffee shops to airport
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Cantopop and fast food: What McDonald's karaoke-inspired viral ad on YouTube teaches us about digital advertising
9 Oct 2015 - 7:15PM
ZTE who? China's next push is smartphone brand names in US
5 Oct 2015 - 12:03AM
Pope, John Boehner and Xi Jinping: who's more important for Americans?
28 Sep 2015 - 11:43AM
Mr. Shangkong | Ignoring politics can be bad for business

The economies of China and the United States are now deeply connected. You don't need a PhD in economics to know this. It can be seen in many aspects of everyday life.

The economies of China and the United States are now deeply connected. You don't need a PhD in economics to know this. It can be seen in many aspects of everyday life.

Ignoring politics can be bad for business
21 Sep 2015 - 4:18AM
Mr. Shangkong | Selling China's 'new normal' story to the world

One of the most frequently heard terms in global capital markets this year must be the "new normal", which generally refers to how China plans to deal with its slower economic growth and avoid a hard landing that could have a negative impact on world economies.

One of the most frequently heard terms in global capital markets this year must be the "new normal", which generally refers to how China plans to deal with its slower economic growth and avoid a hard landing that could have a negative impact on world economies.

Selling China's 'new normal' story to the world
14 Sep 2015 - 6:27AM
'I'm used to being unlucky': one of China's richest men, Alibaba's Jack Ma reflects on tumbling shares
11 Sep 2015 - 4:48AM
‘Unlucky’ Alibaba billionaire Ma tells Summer Davos he’s used to hardship, tries to stay positive
13 Sep 2015 - 4:29PM
A Twitter riddle: China hosts 'Summer Davos' but refuses to relax internet censorship, unlike at recent sporting events in Beijing
20 Jun 2018 - 5:42PM
Instagram launches global ad service, and Facebook lays another golden egg 3 years after US$1 billion acquisition of photo-sharing app
9 Sep 2015 - 1:28PM