Injecting $45 million in a Series B funding round, global investment firm KKR has become the biggest investor in KiotViet, a store management enabler, according to a from the investment firm.
EI Industrial, the first industrial-focused B2B marketplace in Vietnam has announced a $670k seed financing round led by early-stage venture capital firm Cocoon Capital with participation from BEENEXT.
Fika, the world’s first female-focused, AI-powered social and dating app, has raised a $1.6 million Seed funding round led by VNV Global with participation from a host of leading angels and entrepreneurs.
Bizzi, a software as a service platform that streamlines the manually draining accounting process, has successfully raised $3 million during a pre-Series A round, according to a statement.
- Vietnam's first industrial-focused B2B e-commerce marketplace startup raises $670k 1
- Vietnamese dating app Fika raises $1.6 mln to make finding friends and love safer 2
- Vietnamese invoice processing automation startup raises $3 million 3
- Mekong Capital pours $15m into Vietnamese gene-testing firm 4
- Carmaker Vinfast partners with Cerence for voice assistant solutions on smart Evs 5
- Pandemic and digitalization push Uniphore to explore $12 bln voice AI market 6
Mekong Capital, a Vietnam-based private equity firm, said it invested $15 million into Gene Solutions through its Mekong Enterprise Fund IV (MEF-IV).
VinFast has selected Cerence Inc. (NASDAQ: CRNC) to power conversational AI across its lineup of smart EVs as it expands globally.
Pandemic and digitalization trend have become catalyst for the growth of artificial intelligence conversational automation market which is potentially about $10 to $12 billion.
Since the beginning of the year, the State Bank of Vietnam has licensed five non-bank institutions to provide intermediary payment services, increasing the total to 44.
VNG Corp., whose investors include a unit of Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte, is considering going public in the U.S. through a reverse merger with a blank-check company.
The COVID-19 pandemic has presented the tech industry unprecedented opportunities to grow, Mr. Nguyen Minh Duc, Managing Director of HP Vietnam told the review.
The Ministry of Information and Communications has proposed several regulations to tighten control on livestream activities on social media like Facebook and Youtube.
Local telecommunications network providers have been approved to pilot several Mobile Money services next month after more than two years of waiting.
Vietnam was the 10th country in the world in terms of smartphone users in 2020 with more than 61 million, according to a recent report on the global mobile market.
Vietnam registered 2,915 cyber assaults in the first half of 2021, an increase of 898 over the same period of last year, according to the Vietnam National Cyber Security Center.
Tribee, a leading provider of employee motivation system, has supported Biti’s, the country largest shoe retailer and producer to increase employees’ happiness and retail sales with its platform.
Global giants Amazon and Alibaba are racing to recruit more Vietnamese vendors on their platforms seeking to boost their share of a booming e-commerce market.