VOV.VN - An agricultural startup forum will be held on March 23 in Ho Chi Minh City by the city Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) and the Business Support Association (BSA).
The Vietnam High Efficiency Software (VHES) Corporation officially debuted on March 16, becoming the first high-tech startup enterprise formed under the integrated circuit (IC) industry development programme of Ho Chi Minh City.
The Vietnam Youth Union (VYU) Central Committee on March 14 launched its Supporting Centre for Youth’s Startup, which is hoped to foster startup activities among young people.
The Mekong Innovative Startup Tourism (MIST) Initiative has announced two new accelerators designed to make it easier for innovative tourism businesses to be established in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.
VOV.VN - 2016 was observed as a National Year for Start-ups, part of a “National Program to Support an Innovative Startup Ecosystem in Vietnam by 2025”.
VOV.VN - Vietnam is working hard to realize the goal of 1 million startups by 2020. This endeavor requires great efforts by both the Government and business community.
Its founder believes that foreign ride-hailing services help many locals, but also threaten so many others.
Many technology startups that called for capital in 2016 are expected to be even more successful in 2017.
Investors around the world have ranked Vietnam third in the list of the best countries the world should invest in, leading to the inflow of international venture funds.
'Just propose those projects to me, no matter how bad it is,' Nguyen Ha Dong writes on Facebook.
Eight startups received awards in five categories at the 2016 Start-up Festival in Hanoi on December 29.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho, an economic hub of the Mekong Delta, is expected to become a startup valley in the Mekong Delta region by 2020.
Over 700 Vietnamese youths participated in the Vietnam Young Leaders Forum 2016 which took place on December 2 in Ho Chi Minh City.
A two-day startup festival (TechFest Vietnam 2016) that concluded in Hanoi on November 13 attracted nearly 170 investors and more than 3,000 visitors, according to the organisers.
Vietnam is mulling possible incentives to boost its startup ecosystem, with special emphasis put on establishing private investment funds involving local and foreign investors.
VOV.VN - Vietnam youth eagerly took part in the launch ceremony of the national startup program 2016 at Hanoi National University on October 17 and expected to make good opportunities happen.
Microsoft Vietnam and Vietnam Silicon Valley (VSV) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on supporting and developing information and technology application for the country's startup community.
Experts from US tech giant Microsoft will take part in a training program aimed to provide technological assistance and infrastructure solutions for Vietnam startup projects backed by the Vietnam Silicon Valley (VSV) project.
The Hanoi People’s Committee will join hand with the Israeli Embassy and FPT Group to organise a workshop on startup on September 21.
The role of international “angel investors” in Vietnam’s startup ecosystem was discussed at a seminar in Hanoi on September 12.