Information Technology

18 Apr 18
CCB and AIA collaborated to offer blockchain-powered bancassurance products.
18 Apr 18
The region has attracted more fintech investments than North America and Europe.
18 Apr 18
Mobile banking has grown at least twofold in Emerging Asia to outpace other e-banking types.
4 Apr 18
Ownership of wearable tech only stands at a dismal 9%.
4 Apr 18
Despite optimum business conditions and strong mobile penetration rates, Hong Kong's small population is halting the adoption of various...
2 Apr 18
Items from camping tents to sophisticated gadgets are rented out for $150 a day.
12 Mar 18
Smaller e-payments players are finding it hard to gain traction against the ubiquitous card.
5 Mar 18
Ma Huateng believes it will enhance trade in the region.
28 Feb 18
Almost half ($20b) is reserved for the Hong Kong-Shenzen Innovation and Technology Park.
28 Feb 18
It lays out a bilateral mechanism for companies entering one another’s markets.
27 Feb 18
It will replace the need for a physical security device.
21 Feb 18
Developers skilled in UI/UX/HTML/CSS can earn as much as $840,000 yearly.
15 Feb 18
Digital savvy clients may soon prefer to interact more with chatbots.
14 Feb 18
WeLab’s $220m series B funding round has some big-time backers including Alibaba.
13 Feb 18
The project aims to digitalise trade between the two cities.
12 Feb 18
In addition to enabling cryptocurrency transactions, app users can send fiat currencies for free and in real time.
9 Feb 18
The authority notes that ICOs are usually structured to escape regulatory scrutiny.
8 Feb 18
Attracting the top tech talent is key as Hong Kong rolls out its smart city vision.
7 Feb 18
The de facto central bank believes they promote fintech and financial inclusion.
6 Feb 18
This will result in greater industry collaboration between banks and e-commerce players.
2 Feb 18
It aims to assist businesses seeking capital and overseas expansion in each other's markets.
1 Feb 18
The move is in line with the authority’s push towards an era of Smart Banking.
1 Feb 18
It holds the second fastest global average internet connection speed at more than 140 mbps.
31 Jan 18
AI, biomedicine and fintech are amongst key development areas in its bid to be the next Silicon Valley.
31 Jan 18
They believe that Hong Kong lags behind in fostering a technology and innovation culture.
30 Jan 18
A public education campaign was jointly launched by the FSTB and IEC.
30 Jan 18
The current IT pool is therefore not well-equipped to meet the demands of the workforce.
30 Jan 18
This comes amidst a crackdown on cryptocurrency trading by Chinese authorities.
26 Jan 18
Kuaisho is currently valued at about US$18b.
24 Jan 18
Despite advances in technology, Hong Kong's production structure ranked 58th out of 100 surveyed economies.
18 Jan 18
The recent investment made in Hong Kong-based artificial intelligence company SenseTime Group by US mobile chip giant Qualcomm Technologies was...
16 Jan 18
It aims to facilitate digital disruption in the financial services industry.
12 Jan 18
It is part of the agency’s initiatives to transition into an era of smart banking.
11 Jan 18
Dori and Haro can communicate in Chinese, English and understand Cantonese.
18 Dec 17
Their projected salary increase is well above the national wage growth.
18 Dec 17
This includes the pilot installation of smart lampposts which can collect real-time city data.
11 Dec 17
It aims to accelerate the development of smart city solutions.
8 Dec 17
It aims to facilitate financial innovation between the two markets.
5 Dec 17
The industry is entering a new era of Smart Banking.
4 Dec 17
It’s an effort to embrace disruptive technology for future smart city applications.