IIF wants to double
Infrastructure financing next year

IIF already agreed to a financing commitment of Rp 5 trillion
in late November, Sukatmo Padmosukarso, IIF president director,
said in a statement on Friday.

Hebronstar Ventures sign MOU with Hite Jinro to identify and promote startups

Hebronstar Ventures a VC known to identify and promote promising startups has signed a MOU with Hite Jinro to jointly invest in start-ups. The completion of the contract is planned for the middle of December. Hebronstar Ventures, which was founded in May 2016 is known for discovering and promoting early promising start-ups and runs a […]

Bitcoin regulation headaches reemerge in Vietnam

The question Bitcoin regulation is back on the table in Vietnam after a private university announced plans to accept tuition payments in the cryptocurrency despite the central bank reiterating its position that the digital currency is outlawed in the country. While Vietnam originally made Bitcoin transactions illegal, the government issued a directive in August tasking […]

VN CEOs brimming with confidence: survey

Done by auditing firm PriceWaterhouseCopper (PwC), the survey found 92 per cent of CEOs of Vietnamese businesses expected higher earnings and profits. The survey covered over 1,400 business leaders in each of the 21 APEC economies in the run up to the annual APEC CEO Summit in Viet Nam. The findings were revealed by PriceWaterhouseCopper […]