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CUHK Business School Research Reveals Large Early Contributions from Family and Friends May Affect Crowdfunding Success

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Large Early Contributions from Family and Friends May Affect Crowdfunding Success

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jun. 28 (Korea Bizwire) - Raising money from family and friends is a common and effective way for start-ups. However, will it affect the success of crowdfunding initiatives? Entrepreneurs are increasingly relying on internet crowdfunding — the use of online platforms to raise money from multiple contributors. It is reported that active global crowdfunding platforms [...]

Hong Kong and Bordeaux Sign the First MoU on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion

Hong Kong and Bordeaux Sign the First MoU on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – The first Memorandum of Understanding between the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and Bordeaux Greats Events — Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Bordeaux Métropole on Wine and Food Tourism Promotion (MoU) was signed yesterday (16 June 2018) at the Bordeaux Wine Festival to further strengthen [...]

Notice Regarding Legal Prohibition on the Transfer of Certain Shares of WEH

Notice Regarding Legal Prohibition on the Transfer of Certain Shares of WEH

HONG KONG, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — On 18 May 2018, the High Court of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region issued an injunction (the “Hong Kong Injunction”) prohibiting the disposal by Golden Music Limited (“Golden Music”), a company incorporated in Hong Kong under number 2387246, of 41,216,398 shares (approximately 37.87%) in Wind Energy Holding [...]

DHL Adds Second Around-the-world Flight Connecting Asia, Europe and the US

DHL Adds Second Around-the-world Flight Connecting Asia, Europe and the US

SINGAPORE, May 3 (Korea Bizwire) - DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, today announced the launch of its second around-the-world scheduled flight, to connect Asia, Europe and the US. This is in response to the strong growth in demand for air freight capacity, chiefly for outbound services from [...]

South Korea, Japan Drive Positive Outlook for Global Trade in Q2 2018

South Korea, Japan Drive Positive Outlook for Global Trade in Q2 2018

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, Apr. 13 (Korea Bizwire) - The Asia Pacific region’s booming economy looks set to power global trade growth in the coming quarter, according to data from the DHL Global Trade Barometer released by DHL, the world’s leading logistics company. The DHL Global Trade Barometer, an early indicator of global trade developments calculated using Artificial [...]

VistaJet Soars to New Heights with Asia-Wide Initiatives

VistaJet Soars to New Heights with Asia-Wide Initiatives

HONG KONG, Mar. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — VistaJet, the first and only global aviation company, continues to lead the industry with three major initiatives in April. These include: The global tour of The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller comes to Beijing and Shanghai Launch of the industry-defining Jet Traveler Report 2018 Asian Business Aviation [...]

Appier Recognized as an IDC Innovator for Asia-Pacific Data-as-a-Service Provider 2018

Appier Recognized as an IDC Innovator for Asia-Pacific Data-as-a-Service Provider 2018

SINGAPORE, Mar. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Appier, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, has been named by International Data Corporation (IDC) as an IDC Innovator in the Asia-Pacific Data-as-a-Service Provider (DaaS) category for 2018. Appier earned this recognition for its CrossX advertising platform which uses AI to identify and deliver the ideal audience for an organization’s campaign. [...]

Avnet and Xilinx Participate in Tech Talk Series Organized by A*STAR Scientists to Drive the Future of Automation

Avnet and Xilinx Participate in Tech Talk Series Organized by A*STAR Scientists to Drive the Future of Automation

SINGAPORE, Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Avnet Asia partnered with Xilinx® in the “Lab to Market” Tech Talk Series, organized by the A*STAR Postdoc and Early Career Scientists Society (A*PECSS) at the JTC Launchpad in Singapore. Presenters from Avnet Asia, Xilinx and A*STAR discussed the future of driverless cars and other embedded vision applications. “Avnet [...]

South Korea’s Tech Boom to Spur on Growth, DHL Trade Data Suggests

South Korea’s Tech Boom to Spur on Growth, DHL Trade Data Suggests

SEOUL, Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) - South Korea’s high-tech industry — a powerhouse of both innovation and export production — will add fire to the country’s trade growth in the coming quarter, according to analysis from the Global Trade Barometer released today by DHL, the world’s leading logistics company. The first ever Global Trade Barometer, an [...]

Arrow Electronics to Showcase IoT Solutions for Smart Environment and Smart Farming Applications at Microsoft IoT in Action Event in Seoul

Arrow Electronics to Showcase IoT Solutions for Smart Environment and Smart Farming Applications at Microsoft IoT in Action Event in Seoul

SEOUL, KOREA, Jan, 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Global technology-solutions provider Arrow Electronics, Inc. today announced that it will participate in the Microsoft IoT in Action event held in Seoul on January 30. As a Microsoft IoT aggregator partner and platinum sponsor of the event, Arrow will exhibit several Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that integrate [...]