This year, the summit drew the attendance of about 800-1,000 delegates, leaders from several ministries and branches, nearly 50 international and domestic speakers, leaders of technology groups, investors, startups both from home and abroad, as well as representatives of institutions and universities across the country. … [Read more...] about Investment funds to pour US$ 815 million in Vietnamese start-up businesses
Reliance top 200 fund dividend plan
In 2020, Generali Vietnam successfully implemented other meaningful community intiatives such as the unique parenting education programme “Sinh Con, Sinh Cha” (Born Children, Born Parents), scholarship program “Cung Em Den Truong” (Your Companion To School) and fundraising activities supporting the COVID-19 emergency. … [Read more...] about Generali Vietnam launches VND6.5 billion emergency relief plan to support flood-hit families
Understandably, with the current economic climate, donations to the H.O.P.E animal shelter located in Pekan Nenas, Johor have reduced greatly. Daily, H.O.P.E feeds an average of 1.2 tonnes (1,200 kg) of pet food to over 3,000 dogs and 200 cats that it is currently sheltering. This works out to more than RM140,000 needed to ensure these furry friends are fed on a monthly basis; and this is on top of the RM20,000 incurred for medical expenses and miscellaneous. … [Read more...] about Shop for a Cause, Shop for H.O.P.E.
Hanoi (VNA) – The Government welcomes and will create optimal conditions for venture investors to operate in Vietnam, stated Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at the second Vietnam Venture Summit 2020 (VVS) in Hanoi on November 25. The official noted that after a year with strong rise in the funding of startup in Vietnam at 800 million USD in 2019, this year the funding is likely to reach only 200 million USD. However, the startup community of Vietnam has seen progress as many startups have been placed in the same position with their foreign peers in providing services in many areas such as transportation and e-commerce, he said. Citing Vietnam’s success in controlling the COVID-19 pandemic with a modest healthcare system and technology, Dam questioned the startup community on their willingness and capacity to do the same. He held that many startups, despite their lower technology compared to their foreign rivals, have managed to rise to the world by becoming more … [Read more...] about Optimal conditions given to venture investors: Deputy PM
Covid-19 reshapes travel trend The travel trend among tourists has changed significantly, with a heightened level of travel safety and more sustainable travel offerings emerging as a top priority as well as evolving preferences over where and with whom people travel, … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s tourism industry loses $23 billion because of Covid-19