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Vietnamese smart home startup aims for global technological prominence

Driven by his unwavering belief in the potential of the smart home industry, CEO Nguyen Manh Toan set his sights on this promising domain.

New decree to set stage for innovative start-up economy

The development of a separate decree on innovation and innovative start-ups is underway with an aim to leverage innovative start-up firms to a new height.

VN leads the region in attracting long-term investment into innovative start-ups

The wave of innovative start-ups in Vietnam has developed at “dizzying” speeds, attracting the attention of many domestic and foreign investors, said a seminar, entitled 'Investment Policies for Start-ups' in Hanoi, heard Monday.

International funds in Da Nang show interest in Vietnam’s startups

Ten large international funds and 30 startup projects met in Da Nang several days ago. The municipal authorities hope the city will be an attractive destination for investors and startups.

Da Nang summit connects startups with investment funds

The Da Nang Venture and Angel Summit (DAVAS) 2024 kicked off in the central city on May 31, aiming to create a chance for startup projects to access investors and investment funds.

Supportive policies can foster HCM City’s start-up ecosystem: experts

Supportive policies under the National Assembly’s Resolution 98 that took effect in August last year, if implemented well, will promote the start-up ecosystem in HCM City to develop even more strongly, experts said.

Vietnam start-ups future in the hands of AI?

The AI race is gaining momentum as it is anticipated to bring about significant behavioural changes, not only for individuals but also for businesses.

$529 million funneled into Vietnam’s startup ecosystem in 2023

The total capital invested in Vietnamese tech startups amounted to $529 million in 2023, marking a 17 per cent decrease from the previous year.

Investment in Vietnamese startups in 2023 ranks third in Southeast Asia

Vietnam maintains the third position in the number of investment capital and deals of startups in Southeast Asia.

Funding for Vietnamese technology startups decreases 39% in Q1

Vietnam currently ranks third in terms of capital mobilized in the first quarter of this year among Southeast Asian (SEA) countries.

Vietnam AI, robotic startups shortlisted for Qualcomm program

A number of ‘Make in Vietnam’ startups, such as DeltaX robotics, Aircity face recognition, and Vbee conversation platform, have been shortlisted under the Qualcomm-funded incubation program.

Overseas graduates energise tech startups in Vietnam

Many technology talents have been returning to Vietnam after studying abroad, helping fuel not only domestic electronics supply chains but also the fast-growing digital economy.

Ho Chi Minh City, promised land of startup "unicorns"

Following the footsteps of ancestors, the Southern region has proven to be a sacred land with extraordinary people for many generations.

Young people find start-up success with coffee grounds

The project “Coffuel - Innovative solution in recycling industrial by-products to create a sustainable energy supply” recently won first prize in the Start-up Competition 2023 – the first of its kind organised by the Hanoi Youth Union.

New legal framework for innovation startup

The development of the innovation startup ecosystem aims to foster a conducive environment for businesses to emerge and thrive, thereby creating exceptional value.

Innovative startups in Vietnam see both tough obstacles, precious opportunities

Attracting investments in ‘seemingly crazy’ ideas is rather challenging, yet this risk is the typical characteristic of any innovative startups in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s deep-tech firm attracts investments from financiers

Despite the difficulties of the world economy, Earable Neuroscience can attract investment. The secret lies in the product's application of exclusive core technology and its ability to meet the needs of the sleep tech device market.

Vietnam lures increased investment to innovation, startups

Vietnam is taking advantage of investment opportunities in innovation and startups, heard the Vietnam Venture Summit held by the National Innovation Centre (NIC) and the Golden Gate Ventures on October 30.

VN seeks to improve mechanisms for innovation, entrepreneurship support centres

Vietnam was studying to improve mechanisms for centres for innovation and entrepreneurship to create favourable conditions for the operation and development of start-up firms.

Two former Google engineers set phygital startup in Vietnam

Phygital is a new field in Vietnam, but it is believed to be one with great potential to develop digital economy in the future.