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  • A comprehensive look at Vietnam’s startup ecosystem in 2014: 6 investors, 10 incubators, and lots more

    March 13, 2014 Vietnam’s ecosystem has been growing especially fast in the last two years. But for outsiders, despite an increased amount of tech articles about Vietnam in English, it still remains an unknown entity. In Silicon Valley, big companies like Google and Facebook and accelerators like Y Combinator and 500 Startups bring in startup […]

  • 10 reasons why Vietnam’s startup scene is the most aggressive in Southeast Asia

    September 16, 2013at 1:00 pm by Anh-Minh Do When I published my ten actions post last month, it got a bunch of views. On one side, it’s because I got the number ten in there, and people love clicking lists. But the key reason is Vietnamese entrepreneurs care about their startup scene. There’s a resounding sense […]

  • Go East, Young Entrepreneur! Wake-up call for America

    James Vuong first introduced the concept of VIC to me. We were eating Vietnamese pho beef noodle soup at an outdoor food court in Hanoi. When I wondered if it were another dish I hadn’t sampled yet, he gave me a little triumphant grin and explained that VIC stands for Vietnam, India, and China. It […]

  • Vietnam – The Next Frontier

    Author: Rebecca A. Fannin Publisher: Wiley, 1 edition (September 26, 2011) Sold by: Amazon Digital Services Source: www.amazon.com/Startup-Asia-Strategies-Innovation Author: Rebecca A. Fannin Publisher: Wiley, 1 edition (September 26, 2011) Sold by: Amazon Digital Services Source: www.amazon.com/Startup-Asia-Strategies-Innovation

  • eBay acquires stake in Vietnamese e-Comm start-up

    Peacesoft Solutions was founded in 2001 by Nguyen Hoa Binh eBay has acquired a 20% stake in Vietnamese e-Commerce startup Peacesoft Solutions for $2m. Peacesoft Solutions was founded in 2001 and is based in Hanoi, Vietnam. It provides online content management software, video-conferencing in Vietnam, besides operating an online auction website. Under the agreement, eBay […]