Two Vietnamese startups Thuocsi.vn and TopCV were among the 15 applicants selected from over 600 candidates to take part in Google’s accelerator program for early-stage tech startups based in Southeast Asia.
Vietnam expects the number of digital businesses to increase to 70,000 by 2025 and 100,000 by 2030, Ministry of Information and Communications stated in a draft national strategy on digital businesses.
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Vietnamese technology firm VNG is suing TikTok, the popular short-form video app, saying it does not have adequate licences for the songs being used in its videos, sources said on Monday.
- Pandemic and digitalization push Uniphore to explore $12 bln voice AI market 1
- Vietnamese startup KiotViet raises $45 mln from a global investment firm KKR 2
- Boom in e-wallets, contactless payment amid pandemic 3
- GIC-Backed Vietnam Tech Firm Considers $3 Billion SPAC Merger: Bloomberg 4
- Pandemic presents tech industry unprecedented opportunities to grow 5
- Vietnam to tighten control over social media livestreaming 6
A proposed amendment to a government decree on advertising will require international advertising service providers to block and remove illegal contents when demanded by authorities.
The State Bank of Vietnam issued license to 9PAY Joint Stock Company, which will provide intermediary payment services in the country.
Rewards and discovery platform ShopBack launched its website and mobile app in Vietnam, bringing a smarter way for local online shoppers to shop, save and discover.
Vietnam has jumped four places to the 9th top digital nation under the Tholons Global Innovation Index 2020.
Unicorn startup VNG corporation reported VND223 billion ($10 million) net income in second quarter, up 39% on-year, highest in three years, according to its consolidated earning report.
Businesses are pushing cashless payment services amid demand triggered by social distancing measures imposed to curb Covid-19.
Sony Electronics Inc. has launched a new line of premium smart TVs, which includes 8 models that deliver clear, detailed and lifelike pictures to meet increasing demands of Vietnamese tech fans.
A new undersea cable with a bandwidth of 126 Tbps, the highest of any serving Vietnam now, which is built by State-owned Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group will link Vietnam soon.
Indonesian’s most valuable startup Gojek will unify its Vietnamese brand GoViet and bring it under one technology platform, a move to enhance its strength amid fierce competition against Grab.
Vietnam Oil & Gas Group’s subsidiary PVOIL has become the first petroleum retailer in Vietnam to introduce charging stations for electric cars, the company said in a posting on its website.
The State Bank of Vietnam and the Ministry of Industry and Trade have affirmed that they have not licensed Zalo Bank to provide online built-in financial services.
Vietnamese cybersecurity firm Bkav has warned that spyware VN84App is aiming at Vietnamese mobile users. More than 300 users became victims in a short period of time.