VinaCapital, an investment management firm in Vietnam, has officially launched VinaCapital Ventures, a US$100m technology holding firm.
Sen Do Technology JSC, a Vietnamese C2C marketplace, secured $51m in funding.
KKday, an Asian travel-experience platform, raised US$10.5m in funding.
WisePass, a Vietnam-based lifestyle startup, reportedly raised $400k in funding.
SoftPay Mobile International, a Singapore-based mobile Point of Sale (mPOS) company, acquired Vietnam MPOS Technology JSC, a mPOS company operating in Vietnam.
M_Services JSC, the company behind MoMo, a Vietnam-based mobile e-wallet and remittance and payment platform, raised $28m in funding.
Silicon Valley-based early stage venture capital firm 500 Startups has launched its latest regional micro-fund dedicated to Vietnam.
MobiVi, a Vietnam-based company building an employee-benefit delivery platform for factory workers, received an investment from Unitus Impact, a venture capital firm focused on improving the livelihoods of the working poor. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. The company is using the funds to solidify partnerships with large multinational clients and scale the platform. Led by […]
Huy Vietnam Group Limited, a Vietnam-based large operator of self-managed, local Vietnamese food restaurants, secured US$15.0m in a Series B round of equity financing. Backers included New Asia Partners, AIF Capital and Fortress Capital. The company intends to use the funds for network expansion in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. Launched in 2007 by […]
Vietnam Communications Corporation (VC Corp), a Hanoi, Vietnam-based internet infrastructure and services company, has received an equity investment from Intel Capital. The company intends to use the funding, whose amount was not disclosed, to continue to grow. VC Corp offers online content, e-commerce, social media, ad networks and mobile value added services. FinSMEs 26/06/2012
Yen Viet Joint Stock Company, a Vietnamese consumer goods firm that sells bird’s nest nutritional products, has received a minority investment of undisclosed amount from VinaCapital Vietnam Opportunity Fund Limited. Yen Viet intends to use the proceeds to strengthen its distribution channels, production capability and product development. The company will also examine the chance of […]
Celebrating its three-year long presence in Hong Kong, SACE, Italy’s provider of credit insurance, investment protection and contractual guarantees to cover political and commercial risk, has reaffirmed its strategic support to South and Eastern Asia. During the luncheon “Driving your ambitions in Asia Pacific” hosted in Hong Kong, SACE highlighted the role that an export […]