Posts Tagged: vietnam



CyberAgent Ventures puts funding into Vietnamese e-commerce solutions startup DKT

CyberAgent Ventures, just before the New Year's, is gearing up to fund a handful of new startups to enter the year. The first one is DKT, an...

  • January 9, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Vietnamese furniture site Ahometo receives seed funding from new Silicon Valley-backed VC

Furniture e-store Ahometo has some funding to boost its business in the new year. The investment comes from a freshly created seed fund name...

  • January 2, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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The suffering is ending: Vietnam’s internet sea cable will be back in 2014

If you’re in Vietnam, you know by now that the internet has been ridiculously slow for the past week and a half due to an accident tha...

  • December 30, 2013
  • at 4:35 pm
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Will Tiki.vn go head-to-head with Lazada in Vietnam’s e-commerce battle in 2014?

Tiki.vn and Lazada Vietnam may be the two key players in Vietnam's e-commerce market in 2014.

  • December 26, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Merry Christmas! And say hello to Tech In Asia Vietnam

We are launching Tech In Asia Vietnam today! Click over and check it out. :-)

  • December 24, 2013
  • at 4:54 pm
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Lazada is now king of Vietnam’s B2C e-commerce market, but it’s sad that competitors are dying

"Bringing the market online is still difficult and a primary concern. When I hear 123.vn or Project Lana shutting down, I'm almost sad. A co...

  • December 20, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Intel Capital has so far invested over $2 billion in Asian startups

Intel Capital has so far invested over $2 billion in Asian startups

There are a lot of venture capital funds out there, many of whom are playing close attention to what’s happening with startups in Asia. Pe...

  • December 19, 2013
  • at 11:42 am
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Project Lana sheds jobs, refocuses on Beyeu and Webtretho

Project Lana is shutting down some of its key project to refocus on Beyeu and Webtretho. This is another piece of news for the ongoing e-com...

  • December 16, 2013
  • at 6:06 pm
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Blacklane arrives in 18th Asian city

Aiming to usurp Uber, Blacklane arrives in 18th Asian city with Tokyo roll-out

While tech blogs are swooning over Uber and everything it does, there’s another app-connected limo service out there that’s actually pus...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 2:01 pm
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The number one thing Vietnamese startups need to learn in 2014: English

When asked about what Vietnam needs to improve, Joe Lonsdale said: "English is really important. I hope to come back here and speak English ...

  • January 7, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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Vietnam’s top export is $20 billion worth of phones

Vietnam, in the minds of a few select people, remains a war. But the tide has slowly shifted. In the mid to late 2000’s, Vietnam start...

  • December 30, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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WORK Saigon, a beautiful new cafe and co-working space for designers and techies in Vietnam

WORK Saigon is a new co-working space that just opened up this month in Ho Chi Minh city, and it's got a designer's edge.

  • December 26, 2013
  • at 8:04 pm
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The state of 4G in Southeast Asia

GSMA predicts that by the end of 2017, there will be close to 500 live LTE networks across 128 countries worldwide. Right now, territories i...

  • December 25, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Seedfund.vn bridges gap between investors and startups in Vietnam

In Vietnam, there’s hints of new funding coming in from the government with the Silicon Valley project and even from private seed funds li...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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What is e-commerce going to look like in Vietnam in 2014?

Here's some of our predictions on what e-commerce will look like in 2014. It's going to be a big battle between verticals while Lazada stand...

  • December 19, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Vietnamese classifieds site Chotot gets over 150 million page views per month, but has never made a dime [EDITED]

Amongst the many e-commerce websites that are up and coming in Vietnam, Chotot.vn has been the quietest with respect to the media but loudes...

  • December 16, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Oppo N1 now going on sale across Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand

Oppo N1 now going on sale across Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand

The Oppo N1, the Android-based smartphone that’s standing out from the crowd with its swiveling 13MP camera, is going on sale this wee...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 9:09 pm
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Rocket Internet’s fashion e-stores Zalora and The Iconic get $112 million in funding

Two of Rocket Internet’s biggest e-commerce companies, Zalora and The Iconic, are getting a massive $112 million investment led by ...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 9:04 pm
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