When we talk about web startups, we usually care about two things at the beginning, the ideas and the money. And most likely creative ideas would not make money at early stage, so we need money to grow the ideas quickly.

HongKong, if we call it the center of venture capital in Asia, most of you would not disagree. Many venture capital companies have their branches even headquarters set up there, and there are tens of influential and top rich people and family also living there, even local investors often travel to HongKong for all sorts of reasons. However, when I talked to several local entrepreneurs who are in HongKong web industry, they all gave me the same impression: HongKong, it’s a nice place for VCs for holiday, but not for investment, at least for web industry.  As a startup founder said,

The Dilemma, which market to go, HongKong, International or Mainland China?

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Gang Lu

Dr. Gang Lu - Founder of TechNode. He's a Blogger, a Geek, a PhD and a Speaker, with passion in Tech, Internet and R'N'R.