Czech, Vietnamese groups work to nurture innovative start-ups Business

Czech, Vietnamese groups work to nurture innovative start-ups

The National Startup Support Centre of Vietnam (NSSC) and other organisations in the country on November 11 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Association of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises and Crafts of the Czech Republic (AMSP ČR) with the aim to develop the two countries’ start-up ecosystem and entrepreneurship.
Vietnamese consumers expect seamless banking experience Business

Vietnamese consumers expect seamless banking experience

Vietnamese consumers expect a seamless banking experience when it comes to opening an account via a mobile app or website, with two in five expecting to answer 10 questions or less or they will abandon the process. One out of six Vietnamese will drop out if asked more than five questions.
Indonesia to start “Silicon Valley” project in May World

Indonesia to start “Silicon Valley” project in May

Budiman Sudjatmiko, Chief Executive of the Kiniku Bintang Raya KSO – one of the two state-owned companies joining the “Algorithm Hill” (Silicon Valley) project of Indonesia, said that the project’s groundbreaking will take place after this year's Eid al-Fitr or mid-May.
Silicon Valley investor lands in Da Nang Business

Silicon Valley investor lands in Da Nang

The industrial zones and high-tech park authority (DHPIZA) of the central city of Da Nang has granted an investment licence to a semiconductor project worth 110 million USD from the firm United States Enterprises.
LG Electronics begins building R&D centre in Da Nang Business

LG Electronics begins building R&D centre in Da Nang

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s LG Electronics and Trung Nam Land JSC inked an agreement on October 30 with a vision to transform Da Nang into the centre of technology and R&D in Vietnam, creating a mini 'Silicon Valley'.
Indonesia speeds up capital city move World

Indonesia speeds up capital city move

Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on December 18 that he had ordered his Cabinet to speed up a 32.79 billion USD project to move the capital city from Jakarta to Borneo island so that the new "Silicon Valley"-like city could be ready by 2023, a year earlier than the government's original estimate.
Vietnam’s startup ecosystem introduced in RoK Business

Vietnam’s startup ecosystem introduced in RoK

Vietnam Startup Roadshow in Korea 2019 took place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on November 8, with the aim of improving the awareness of Korean investors and venture capital funds about the quality of Vietnam’s startup ecosystem.
Indonesia to build silicon valley-modeled capital World

Indonesia to build silicon valley-modeled capital

Indonesia’s new capital city will be modelled on Silicon Valley, a base for tech and creative companies, besides hosting the government apparatus, according to Indonesian President Joko Widodo.
Vietnamese, RoK start-ups angle for capital  Business

Vietnamese, RoK start-ups angle for capital

Ten start-ups of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) introduced their high-tech solutions to domestic and foreign investors at the Global Demo Day held by the Vietnam Silicon Valley Accelerator (VSVA) and the K-ICT Born2Global Centre in Hanoi on March 22.