Investments into Vietnamese startups down by half in 2020

Investments into Vietnamese startups down by half in 2020

Vietnam has seen capital invested into local startups decrease by 48 per cent in 2020 but showed resilience with good prospects to recover from COVID-19.
Innovation driven by the breakthrough of businesses

Innovation driven by the breakthrough of businesses

By utilising their own advantages and products, each business can contribute to the development of the economy and the innovation ecosystem.
$815 million ready for Vietnamese startup projects

$815 million ready for Vietnamese startup projects

About 33 venture funds stand ready to pour $815 million into into Vietnamese startups at the Vietnam Venture Summit 2020 today.
Vietnam Venture Summit 2020 to take place this week

Vietnam Venture Summit 2020 to take place this week

Vietnam Venture Summit 2020 will officially take place on November 25 at the National Convention Center in Hanoi with nearly 1,000 representatives. 
NIC getting off ground with innovative events

NIC getting off ground with innovative events

Vietnam’s innovation landscape is expected to welcome brand new events to coincide with construction of the National Innovation Centre and attraction of more overseas Vietnamese intellectuals.
Reimagining ASEAN's economy from the pandemic

Reimagining ASEAN's economy from the pandemic

The pandemic challenges ASEAN's economy a lot, however, it is also creating numerous opportunities, especially for technology companies and startups.
Special tax incentives for National Innovation Centre from early October

Special tax incentives for National Innovation Centre from early October

Research and development and investment activities in the National Innovation Centre will enjoy special tax incentives from October 5, 2020.
NIC mobilises Vietnamese intellectuals in all continents for innovation

NIC mobilises Vietnamese intellectuals in all continents for innovation

NIC hosted a meeting to update on the development of the Vietnam Innovation Network and the operations of its three overseas networks.
Moving forward with vital innovation hub

Moving forward with vital innovation hub

As Vietnam embarks upon its Industry 4.0 journey, it is now formulating specific incentives for investors and enterprises with projects at the National Innovation Centre, with the aim of attracting new talent and high-quality funding.
Almost half a billion dollar earmarked for Vietnamese startups

Almost half a billion dollar earmarked for Vietnamese startups

At the Vietnam Venture Summit 18 funds committed to pouring $434.8 million into startups over the next three years,.
Minister promises to support startups at Vietnam Venture Summit

Minister promises to support startups at Vietnam Venture Summit

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has outlined three commitments to the investor community at the Vietnam Venture Summit today.
NIC incentives entice entrepreneurs

NIC incentives entice entrepreneurs

In the context of Industry 4.0, Vietnam is trying its best to promote a digital economy, with an initiative to promote a national innovation centre. VIR’s Phuong Hao takes a look into which incentives are expected to be offered to investors that wish to be involved in the initiative.
Prime minister urges formulation of National Innovation Centres

Prime minister urges formulation of National Innovation Centres

The National Innovation Centres will research and develop smart factories, digital content, network security, smart urban areas, and environmental technology.