Tag: "startup"

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.

Combining startup spirit and innovation

Combining startup spirit and innovation

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”.

New startup impetus as Vietnam innovates

New startup impetus as Vietnam innovates

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.