July 20, 2018 / 3:09 AM / 8 months ago

Breakingviews - The Exchange: Asia’s bubbly entrepreneurs

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HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - Pete Sweeney hits the RISE tech conference in Hong Kong and hears pitches on vegan cryptocurrency, fog computing and big data for shrimp farmers. Trade tensions haven’t dented enthusiasm, but venture capitalists expect a correction to flush the dumb money from the market.  

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