Vietnam

Vietnam’s Vinfast to make Netherlands debut with EV models VF 8 & VF 9

VinFast, Vietnam’s global electric vehicle (EV) maker, will make Netherlands debut with EV models VF 8 & VF 9. The firm said in a statement it will participate in The EV…

Vietnam’s VinFast joins The Climate Pledge on journey to net-zero carbon by 2040

VinFast, the automotive arm of Vingroup, announced its participation in The Climate Pledge – a commitment to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2040, co-founded by Amazon and…

Vietnam’s homegrown carmaker VinFast’s in high gear to win US & European EV markets

Editor’s note: TechNode Global’s reporter attended the Vingroup Elite Vietnam Tour 2022 In the early days when Vietnamese conglomerate VinGroup announced it wants to become a car…

VinFast delivers first electric SUVs

VinFast, the automotive arm of Vingroup, on last Saturday delivered the first batch of 100 VF 8 all-electric sport utility vehicles (SUVs) to local customers. In a statement,…

Vietnamese EdTech startup EDUPIA raises $14M Series A funding led by Jungle Ventures

Vietnamese EdTech startup EDUPIA has announced a $14 million Series A fundraise led by Jungle Ventures. The round also saw participation from Alibaba-backed eWTP Capital, and…

Ascend Vietnam Ventures prioritizes FinTech, blockchain, EdTech, Future of Work, Saas as Vietnam tech sector enters ‘Golden age’ [Q&A]

Ascend Vietnam Ventures (AVV), a seed-stage venture capital firm in Ho Chi Minh City, will be prioritizing several segments including FinTech, blockchain, EdTech, as the tech…

Grab rival Be Group gets $60M loan for Vietnam expansion – report

Vietnam-based ride-hailing start-up Be Group JSC said it had received a loan facility of at least $60 million, as it seeks to further challenge Grab Holdings Ltd in the country,…

Vietnamese insurtech firm Medici raises Series A funding for technology infrastructure

Vietnam-based insurtech and healthtech platform Medici has been backed with an undisclosed amount in Series A funding from its existing investors, including lead investor Jungle…

Vietnam’s Society Pass marks first foray into Indonesia by acquiring Jakarta-based NusaTrip

Society Pass Inc (SoPa), a Vietnam-based next generation digital ecosystem, announced Monday the acquisition of NusaTrip, a leading Jakarta-based online travel agency (OTA) in…

Vietnam’s Society Pass acquires Thai media firm Thoughtful Media Group

Vietnam-based loyalty and ecommerce firm Society Pass Inc (SoPa), on Wednesday announced the acquisition of Thoughtful Media Group (TMG), a social commerce-focused, premium…