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VIETNAM STARTUP DAY 2022

PROMOTE “TIPPING POINT” FOR THE STARTUP COMMUNITY Startups that want to grow as strong as “wildfire” must find their own “Tipping Point”. Vietnam Startup Day 2022 connects more than 150 outstanding Vietnamese and international startups to the startup ecosystem with all the needed resources to blow up the wildfire to dominate the market. Vietnam Startup […]

Anfin successfully raised $4.8 million Pre-Series A

The nearly-$5-million funding round Financial startup Anfin, which seeks to make stock investment easier for any user, raised $4.8 million in a Pre-Series A round from a consortium of investors. This funding round was led by angel investor Clement Benoit and U.S.-based startup accelerator Y Combinator. This round also featured Rebel VC, Kharis Capital, Newman […]

Ancient8 successfully fundraised $6 million capital

Vietnamese blockchain gaming guild Ancient8 said that it had completed a US$6 million private financing round led by Makers Fund and C² Ventures. Existing and new investors, including Pantera Capital, 6th Man Ventures, IOSG Ventures, Folius Ventures, Morningstar Ventures, Th3ia Capital, Sky9 Capital, and Play Ventures, also joined. Ancient8 will use the money to accelerate […]

VIISA has just invested in the Prime Data platform

VIISA Innovative Startup Investment Fund made a capital investment in Prime Data in a seed round. The value of this investment was not disclosed by the two units. This capital marks the beginning of the strategic partnership between VIISA and Prime Data in a completely new data solution and customer experience in Vietnam. Tran Huu […]

Jungle Ventures is investing $8 million in Educa Corp

Edupia is raising $8 million from Singapore-headquartered Jungle Ventures. Previously, Educa, the corporation that runs Edupia, also successfully raised $2 million. This Series A funding round received investment from Redefine Capital Fund. This investment fund is also headquartered in Singapore. With the capital raised, Educa will invest heavily in technical infrastructure and research new products. […]

Novaland raised $250 million from Warburg Pincus

Novaland Investment Group Joint Stock Company, a member of NovaGroup, announced the completion of a $250-million fungding round by a consortium led by Warburg Pincus. This reputed real estate developer plans to use this investment to increase its strategic land bank and complete development of some major projects. This is also Novaland’s next successful fundraising from […]

AirAsia launched its ride-hailing service in Thailand

AirAsia gia nhập thị trường gọi xe công nghệ tại Thái Lan The low-cost airline AirAsia has officially announced its entry into the ride-hailing market in Bangkok. This move of AirAsia is to anticipate the demand for travel when tourism reopens. Since May 31, 2022, AirAsia Ride service has started operating in the Thai capital […]

Be Group formed a partnership with Viettel Money

The integration of Viettel Money on the Be application allows more than 20 million customers of this commercial ecosystem to benefit from ride-hailing and delivery services on the Be application with a 20% discount. According to the two units, this cooperation is aimed at diversifying services in the Viettel Money ecosystem, giving customers an online […]

True Platform raised $3.5 million in its seed round

On May 23, 2022, True Platform announced that it had received $3.5 million in its first capital call. This funding round has the participation of famous funds such as January Capital, Alpha JWC Ventures, BEENEXT, FPT Corporation and some other individual investors. Pham Kim Hung, Founder of this tech startup, said that was the largest […]

PAN Group holds more than 98% of Bibica’s stakes

Bibica’s M&A PAN Group announced to have bought a 39.9% stake in Bibica for $22.6 million to increase its ownership of the confectionary company to 98.3%. These stakes come from 17 investors at the price of 71,000 VND/unit. After the transaction, this company owns 18,435 million shares of Bibica, corresponding to 7.7 voting shares. PAN […]