Start-ups are attracting more attention in Vietnam as technology-oriented business models take root and local success stories emerge. Henry Nguyen of IDG Ventures Vietnam maps out the landscape
Q: Is sentiment on VC in Vietnam improving? A: If you look over the past couple of years, just on a government level there has been more effort to promote entrepreneurship and technology start-ups. Even...
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