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VinaCapital launches venture investment fund

VinaCapital launches venture investment fund

VinaCapital - the leading investment management group in Vietnam - on August 30 announced the establishment of VinaCapital venture capital fund at a scale of US$10 million, aiming to continue its investment strategies in technology startups.

HCM City wishes to lead in startup activities

HCM City wishes to lead in startup activities

As Vietnam’s economic hub, Ho Chi Minh City boasts advantages to develop startups, with its science-technology resources accounting for 25% and the number of operating businesses taking up 50% of the country’s, while its labour productivity is 2.5 times higher than the national average.

Experts seek ways to support innovative startups

Experts seek ways to support innovative startups

Around 150 delegates from State agencies, research institutes, and organisations supporting startups gathered at a conference in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 20 to share their experiences in boosting the success of startups.

Capital keeps flowing into startups

Capital keeps flowing into startups

Investors have poured more capital into Vietnamese technology startups amid the strong rise of new technologies such as AI and Big Data.

Can Tho kicks off Women Startup Day

Can Tho kicks off Women Startup Day

The Women’s Union of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho launched the Women Startup Day on March 6 to celebrate the International Women’s Day (March 8) and encourage the women to start businesses.

Startups seek to change game in smart agritech

Startups seek to change game in smart agritech

While many people scoff at the thought of working in agriculture, said to come with low productivity and low added value, a slew of local youths are pursuing smart farming support methods with the hope of making meaningful changes in the agricultural sector.