Economists' Pick - Highlight
21 Oct 2016
Radica Systems, a Hong Kong-based company, offers highly personalised email marketing software and database marketing consulting services. In an interview with the HKTDC, co-founder Francis Kwok discussed the benefits of using big data in forming business strategies and explained one of his recent initiatives – an open data portal as a vehicle for enabling easy access to government data by the public.
Investments from foreign and domestic enterprises are flowing into western China to capitalise on the pool of tech talent and ample resources there. These have facilitated Chengdu in Sichuan province and its neighbouring Chongqing municipality to develop as China’s leading modern manufacturing hubs. The huge demand in the region for production inputs and supporting services has elicited vast opportunities for relevant Hong Kong companies.