HKMA, Bloomberg Launch Greater Bay Fintech Talent Initiative Supported by Major Banks

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), Bloomberg and the Hong Kong United Youth Association (HKUY) have partnered to launch the Greater Bay Fintech Talent Initiative aimed at bridging a potential technology skills gap in the region. With the Greater Bay Area (GBA) aiming to bring the economic area of Southern China closer together, this initiative […]

Cyberport’s Talent Development Programme FAST Is Now Open for Applications Again

Hong Kong digital tech park Cyberport announced that the Fintech Anti-epidemic Scheme for Talent Development programme (FAST) is now open for further applications from eligible fintech companies with a physical presence in Hong Kong. The programme aims to benefit more enterprises in need and generate more opportunities for talents locally and internationally looking to join […]

Legend Capital Increases Carbon Neutrality Investments: Portfolio Company Talent New Energy Completes A++ Financing Round with Several Hundred Million RMB

HONG KONG, Jun 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Legend Capital’s portfolio company Talent New Energy, a new Chinese powerhouse in the solid-state battery industry, recently announced the completion of its Series A++ financing round with several hundred million RMB. Legend Capital initially invested in Talent New Energy by joining the Pre-A financing […]

Hong Kong’s Talent Development Programme FAST Sustains the Fintech Industry

Despite the heavy blow it has dealt the global economy over the past two years, the pandemic has accelerated digital transformation across multiple sectors. This has led to a spike in demand for talent in the fintech sector. While talent development is an indispensable part of fintech’s future, the Fintech Anti-epidemic Scheme for Talent Development […]

The 20th CIEP: Serving Scientific and Technological Innovation and Promoting Exchange

SHENZHEN, CHINA, Jun 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The 20th Conference on International Exchange of Professionals (CIEP 2022) opened online May 26, kicking-off at the Shenzhen Forum with the theme “Accelerate the Building of Talent Centers and Global Innovation Hubs”. Following the concept of innovation as its primary resource, and establishing a […]

Cielo Survey Finds That 50% of HR and Talent Acquisition Professionals in APAC Face Challenges in Quality of Hire

SINGAPORE, Oct 8, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Cielo, the world’s leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) provider, has found that talent acquisition professionals in the APAC region are challenged with factors that are distinct from general trends faced by organisations globally. The global survey, conducted by Cielo, consisted of an online survey […]

HKUST Inks Deal With Tencent Finance Academy to Nurture Fintech Talent

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Tencent Finance Academy (TFAHK) to nurture fintech talent. Leveraging HKUST’s academic foundation in fintech and Tencent’s practical industry experience, the MoU aims to establish a strategic partnership in fostering the development of fintech by nurturing talents and collaborating […]

Sanofi Renews Partnership with Cielo to Strengthen its Talent Acquisition Strategy in Asia

SINGAPORE, Apr 19, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Cielo, the world’s leading Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) provider, has renewed its partnership with Sanofi, a global biopharmaceutical company, to help them hire the best talent in Asia. Cielo has been working with Sanofi in Asia since 2018 to provide cutting-edge talent sourcing and recruiting […]