the hive co-working space

The Hive is a members’ coworking space and creative community based in the dynamic Wan Chai area of Hong Kong. 

NEST is a hands-on investment incubator focusing on scalable consumer businesses in the lifestyle space. Our vision is to develop Hong Kong as a global hub in the fields of entrepreneurship and creativity to enable start-up businesses to thrive.

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Invest Hong Kong is the department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government established in July 2000 to take responsibility for Foreign Direct Investment and support overseas and Mainland businesses to set up or expand in Hong Kong. It provides free advice and customised services to help businesses succeed in Hong Kong's vibrant economy.

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Bridges Executive Centre has been in business for 10 years and helped over 8,000 clients incorporate and grow their business in Hong Kong with a knowledgeable team fully versed in different corporate aspects like company formation, company maintenance (e.g. company secretary, Annual Return, BR renewal), accounting, audit arrangement, tax filing and tax efficiency planning, investment visa, etc., covering every need of a start-up from basic to advanced. Their helpful staff, fast turnaround time, fair pricing and full range of maintenance support tell why you will love them.

maurice wm lee solicitors

Maurice WM Lee Solicitors are a Hong Kong law firm focused on legal services relating to business, finance, trust, investment, wealth management, creative industries and legislative lobbying.  Our experienced lawyers also provide legal services in key areas such as media, entertainment, dispute resolutions and China legal services.

 

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Hanoi FI Grad Appota Challenging Largest Vietnamese Mobile Content Distributors

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-02-03

Appota, a mobile content distribution platform, is now considered to be one of the leaders and main competitors in the mobile app space in Vietnam, as reported by Anh-Minh Do on Tech in Asia, in an article titled Will Appota and VNG go head-to-head in 2014?

A Graduate of the Hanoi Founder Institute, Appota had its beginnings in brick-and-mortar mobile stores, but now has a distribution network that includes channels such as Facebook and Appstore.vn, as well as handset makers, Huawei and Oppo. As a result of their expansion, Appota has become a major player in the Vietnamese mobile content space, rivaling VNG, one of the largest and most successful internet companies in Vietnam.

Refusing to settle on past achievements, Appota and its 100 employees are also currently beta testing a new social gaming network, onClan, to further establish their foothold. They are targeting the rapidly growing Vietnamese gaming population, who are moving away from the web and onto mobile.

To find out more about Appota and their products, please check them out at their official website.

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