• GES Inc. Selected as Turnkey Service Provider to Tokyo Electron Limited’s (TEL) Equipment

    SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ — GES Inc., a global equipment engineering service provider, today announced it has entered a supplier agreement with Tokyo Electron Limited, a world leading supplier of equipment and processing solutions to the global semiconductor industry, to provide turnkey refurbishment and modification service on some selected TEL legacy products. Under […]

  • IDG will invest another $400 Million in Vietnam

    Mr. Patrick J. McGovern is the founder and chairman of IDG (International Data Group), one of the leading event, research and technology groups in the world. In 1964, after graduating from MIT University and working as assistant editor for Computers and Automation Magazine, Mr. McGovern established International Data Corporation (IDC), which is now a partner […]

  • Nguyen outlines Vietnam opportunity for IDG Ventures

    Following AVCJ’s coverage of the appointment of Henry Nguyen (Hoang B. Nguyen) as Managing Partner of the IDG Ventures Vietnam Fund (see AVCJ August 23), Nguyen responded with more comments on what he sees as the venture opportunities in this little-explored market. With a population of over 82 million, nearly 30% of them under the […]

  • There Is Opportunity in Asia Outside of China

    Venture investing across Asia is making a comeback. That’s good news for Asian countries that have not had much interest from private equity investors since the late 1990s, when currencies fell as much as 80% in value, banking systems approached insolvency and widespread political instability battered the region. But, according to some reports that have […]

  • IDG to heavily invest in the private sector

    The International Data Group, IDG, will inject capital into two or three private companies – among 30-40 other companies – this summer. These companies need capital to help them grow and presently do not have capital available. The capital, totaling US$80-100 million will be taken from funds specific to adventurous investments in Vietnam. IDG says […]