Startups expand with fresh funding and portfolios

Startups expand with fresh funding and portfolios

Despite the global recession, Vietnamese startups have still been attracting millions of US dollars from foreign funds in the beginning of 2021.
E-wallets' promotion programmes see less appetising

E-wallets' promotion programmes see less appetising

Luring in e-wallet users by plentiful promotion activities seems to be less attractive as the payment method still occupies for a small proportion.  
Patience needed for startup success

Patience needed for startup success

Under pandemic-induced restrictions, capital for startups has been tightened as investment funds struggle with adversity.
MoMo announced its completion of Series D funding round

MoMo announced its completion of Series D funding round

MoMo held a successful Series D capital mobilisation, with Goodwater Capital, Kora Management, and Macquarie Capital among the largest names.
E-wallet services to facilitate online payment convenience

E-wallet services to facilitate online payment convenience

While there have been issues relating to peer-to-peer and other digital lending and e-payments solutions in Vietnam as of late, one of the most advanced areas of fintech in the country currently is the increasing use of e-wallets.
MoMo on the road of being super app

MoMo on the road of being super app

MoMo is setting sights on becoming a super app, with the first step being the recent launch of its newest feature Du lich – Di Lai (Go travelling).
Alternative legal bases for VieON’s lawsuit on MoMo

Alternative legal bases for VieON’s lawsuit on MoMo

VieON has filed a lawsuit against e-wallet MoMo after having its contract terminated out of the blue, but while information is thin on the ground, communications from the over-the-top platform indicate it may have chosen a legal route harder to prove.
VieON users in mire after exit of MoMo

VieON users in mire after exit of MoMo

Even as major e-wallet platforms enhance partnerships with businesses to gain a foothold in the local market, locally-invested MoMo has suddenly cancelled its contract with an over-the-top platform, raising concerns over whether the e-wallet platform is strong enough without the alliance.
VieON experiencing payments disruptions with 45 per cent of customers after losing MoMo

VieON experiencing payments disruptions with 45 per cent of customers after losing MoMo

OTT platform VieON was left in the lurch by after a one-sided contract termination by MoMo.    
E-wallet 9Pay licensed by State Bank of Vietnam

E-wallet 9Pay licensed by State Bank of Vietnam

The State Bank of Vietnam has approved the official license of e-wallet 9Pay.
The state of play in the Vietnamese e-wallet arena

The state of play in the Vietnamese e-wallet arena

The competition in the e-wallet market is heating up with Moca, MoMo, and ZaloPay among the big players scaling up to win over new customers.
Long-term potential ahead for local tech startup scene

Long-term potential ahead for local tech startup scene

Vietnam’s startup ecosystem continues to be a darling for foreign ventures funds and angel investors. However, the flow of fresh funds into the market might be dampened by the rapidly escalating global health emergency.
E-wallet services start to gain momentum in Vietnam

E-wallet services start to gain momentum in Vietnam

E-wallet services are taking off in Vietnam, which is used mostly for mobile top-up, money transfer,  utility bill payments, food delivery and ride-hailing payments, according to the latest report by Cimigo Market Research Company. 
Banks, fintech firms promote cashless payments during epidemic

Banks, fintech firms promote cashless payments during epidemic

To prevent the spread of the new strain of coronavirus in Viet Nam, customers are encouraged to adopt cashless payment methods.
Former CEO of AhaMove Nguyen Xuan Truong officially enter e-wallet MoMo

Former CEO of AhaMove Nguyen Xuan Truong officially enter e-wallet MoMo

Local e-wallet MoMo will be the next destination of Nguyen Xuan Truong, former CEO of local delivery company AhaMove.
1 2 3