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Startups Thank Chamber of Commerce Chief for Support

Startups Thank Chamber of Commerce Chief for Support

SEOUL, Nov. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean business executive who has been actively working for startups in the financial sector that have been trying to navigate murky regulations is gaining praise from the industry. Recently, Kim Sung-joon, CEO of startup Lendit, a peer-to-peer (P2P) lender, said on SNS that “A major incident has [...]

Colliers Proptech Accelerator Powered by Techstars Welcomes Class of 2019 Startups

Colliers Proptech Accelerator Powered by Techstars Welcomes Class of 2019 Startups

TORONTO, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Colliers International (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) announced today its Class of 2019 proptech startups taking part in the Colliers Proptech Accelerator Powered by Techstars. As the first truly global initiative of its kind, this groundbreaking program highlights our commitment to targeted innovation and our belief that strategic investments in [...]

Seoul to Massively Cultivate Startup Workforce

Seoul to Massively Cultivate Startup Workforce

SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul city government will nurture 10,000 workers to prepare them for the fourth industrial revolution and to combat unemployment through startups, Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon said Thursday. “We will work with the central government and operate an ‘Innovation Academy’ in November to train 2,000 youngsters who will play [...]

Hong Kong Cyberport Signs MoU with InnoSpace (Thailand) to Strengthen Cooperation in Support of Start-ups

Hong Kong Cyberport Signs MoU with InnoSpace (Thailand) to Strengthen Cooperation in Support of Start-ups

Hong Kong, Feb. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Hong Kong Cyberport (Cyberport) and the InnoSpace (Thailand) have concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to strengthen bilateral cooperation in supporting the growth of start-ups and their expansion into overseas markets. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam and Thai Deputy Prime [...]