Posted Date: November 2, 2017
Posted Date: November 2, 2017
Posted Date: October 7, 2017
All telecom operators in the country have reported big profits in the first nine months of this year. Telecom service providers VNPT, Viettel, MobiFone, VTC and VietnamPost have posted high growth rates in revenue, profit and state budget contributions, online newspaper ictnews.vn.in reported yesterday.
Posted Date: October 6, 2017
Singapore-based venture capital firm Expara Ventures has led a $400,000 seed funding round in lifestyle startup WisePass to help it expand to other Southeast Asian countries. The startup, founded in 2016 by Lam Tran, an ex-Googler, is currently operating in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, Vietnam’s two largest cities.
Posted Date: October 2, 2017
Vietnam-focused private equity firm Mekong Capital has secured a total of $79 million from exits for its funds this year to date, with the latest being the divestment of remaining shares from agricultural company Loc Troi Group. Mekong Capital, which is managing four investment vehicles, said on Monday that its funds have fully exited Loc Troi and Vietnam Australia International School and made several partial sales of electronics retailer Mobile World since the beginning of 2017.
Posted Date: September 27, 2017
Local firms are demonstrating their strength in winning hearts of Vietnamese consumers in e-commerce, an interactive E-commerce study conducted by iPrice has revealed.
Posted Date: September 13, 2017
Nearly 40 Vietnamese and South Korean information and technology companies took part in the 2017 Viet Nam - South Korea ICT Partnership Program.
Posted Date: September 13, 2017
Samsung on Wednesday launched its mobile payment service Samsung Pay in Việt Nam in partnership with the National Payment Corporation of Viet Nam.
Posted Date: September 12, 2017
Dropfoods operates an army of smart vending machines in Vietnam. The company, which is backed by Singapore-based venture builder Sugar Ventures, announced today it plans to raise US$9 million in an Initial Coin Offering, issuing its own tokens called Dropcoins.
Posted Date: September 7, 2017
The hype for cryptocurrency in Vietnam is growing stronger than ever as local investors spend fortunes on digital assets despite their lack of recognition under Vietnamese laws. Online forums and cryptocurrency groups boast thousands of members, while sites promoting digital ‘coins’ advertise the investment as capable of yielding high returns in only a matter of months.