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Hatch! Riding Vietnam’s startup scene

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A little known fact even in the region – Vietnam’s startup ecosystem is coming of an age. Be it the launch of new companies, incubators, accelerators, tech-related events or the increasing numbers of angel investors – the vibrancy in this field is for real. The addictive Flappy Bird may be… Read more »

Vietnam’s funniest site Haivl secures $1.56-m funding

Vietnam’s leading entertainment website Haivl.com is believed to have been acquired by 24h Online Advertising JSC at VND33 billion ($1.56 milion) last week, although the founder has publicly termed the exercise an investment. According to Vnexpress, 24h Online Advertising JSC, the operator of www.24h.com.vn acquired Haivl on October 8, a… Read more »


Vietnam’s Long Thanh Airport contract set to attract global consortiums

The multi-billion contract to build and operate Vietnam’s Long Thanh International Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai will be up for grabs soon. The Vietnamese government has approved the project at an estimated cost of $7.84 billion, the country’s local media reported. Once completed, the international airport is… Read more »


Vietnam restaurant chain Huy Vietnam secures a $15 mn Series B funding

Institutional investors and regional family offices from Malaysia, Korea and Hong Kong have led a Series B round of funding of about $15 million for Huy Vietnam Group Limited, the largest restaurant chain, almost a year after the company received $3.5 million in the Series A financing. The PE firms… Read more »