I shot most of the visual images in this The Wall Street Journal video report. As China’s ride-hailing industry faces tougher regulations, local tech firms and venture capitalists are eyeing a two-wheeled business instead of four. Photo: Wendy Tang for The Wall Street Journal
Almost 600,000 foreign nationals, excluding nationals from Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan, resided in China in 2010, according to China’s last national census. That is the potential market for one startup in Beijing who wants to increase cross-cultural interaction in China to bridge the gap between expatriates and local Chinese. Yunkai Weng, founder and CEO of […]
HONG KONG (AP) – Just as protesters in Egypt depended on Twitter three years ago, the latest digital tools have become required gear for tens of thousands of people demanding democratic reforms on the streets of Hong Kong.
Hong Kong’s start-up scene has been stymied by funding problems and a business culture suspicious of innovation. But a new generation of well-networked entrepreneurs, government initiatives and support from angel investors are giving a much needed boost to Hong Kong-bred innovation.