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Da Nang determined to build startup city

Da Nang determined to build startup city

The central city of Da Nang is determined to a build startup destination for innovation and creativity, said Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Xuan Anh.

Project supports women’s startup

Project supports women’s startup

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project to support women’s startups for 2017-2025, aiming to raise women’s awareness of the Party and State’s laws and policies on startups and encourage the realisation of their ideas.

HCM City: over 500 startup projects launched

HCM City: over 500 startup projects launched

More than 500 startup projects have been launched in Ho Chi Minh City in the first six months of this year, heard a recent conference of the municipal Party Committee.

Germany’s Bosch group supports innovative startup in Vietnam

Germany’s Bosch group supports innovative startup in Vietnam

Bosch Group, a leading global supplier of technology and services headquartered in Germany, will send experts to evaluate and give consultancies to startup projects and join hands with the Saigon Innovation Hub (SiHub) to organise annual industrial technology startup contests.

Mekong Delta startup valley takes shape

Mekong Delta startup valley takes shape

A startup network of the Mekong Delta was launched at a ceremony held by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)’s Can Tho chapter (VCCI Can Tho) on May 24.

NA deputies debate bill on SME support

NA deputies debate bill on SME support

National Assembly deputies debated the draft bill on supporting small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) during the ongoing third meeting on May 23.

Vietnam promotes tourism startups

Vietnam promotes tourism startups

Tourism startup projects with innovative solutions to diversify tourism products will be nurtured at a programme to speed up Vietnam Tourism Startup, launched in the central city of Danang on April 14.

Vietnamese startup scores series C funding

Vietnamese startup scores series C funding

Vietnam-based mobile platform provider Appota announced on April 6 it had successfully raised undisclosed funding for its series C round from two investment funds in the Republic of Korea (RoK), according to the Dau Tu (Investment) newspaper.

TV programme “Startup Nation” to air

TV programme "Startup Nation" to air

Vietnam Television (VTV) and HCM Communist Youth Union on April 3 announced a new TV programme titled “Startup Nation,” which is expected to promote startups in Vietnam.

RStartups attract investment of US$205mn in 2016

RStartups attract investment of US$205mn in 2016

Some 50 Vietnamese startups received US$205 million in investment capital last year, a 25% decline compared to 2015, according to the latest report from the Topica Founder Institute (TFI), a startup accelerator program managed by Topica Edtech Group.

Business environment effectively supports firms: PM

Business environment effectively supports firms: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has assessed that the business and investment environment of Vietnam has been effectively supporting the development of enterprises, pointing a high number of startups and profitable firms.

HCM City hosts agricultural startup forum

HCM City hosts agricultural startup forum

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).

HCM City: First startup firm in IC development established

HCM City: First startup firm in IC development established

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.

Tourism startups to get leg up

Tourism startups to get leg up

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.