Vietnamese travel portal Vntrip receives funding from Hendale Capital

 According to a report, Vntrip recently raised US$10 million in a new funding round puts US$44M into Vietnamese e-commerce platform to fight Lazada will use the newly-raised financing to fund the growth and optimisation of its operations 

Thailand vs. Vietnam vs. Malaysia, who is leading the e-commerce market in Southeast Asia?

The competition among the three markets is tight, and here are some interesting insights 

Blockchain-powered fintech startup Quoine raises US$105M in oversubscribed ICO

With offices in Japan, Vietnam and Singapore, Quoine provides trading, exchange and next generation financial services powered by blockchain technology 

An overview of the Southeast Asian tech investment landscape

For the past couple of years, Chinese and Japanese corporations have made heavy investments in Southeast Asia-based companies 

Bitcoin in Asia: Vietnam bans cryptocurrency, China may resume bitcoin trading

In August, the Vietnamese government established a legal body to manage the regulation of cryptocurrencies 

Saigoneer, an English-language online content platform in Vietnam, raises funding from 500 Startups, VIISA

Saigoneer is an online platform to showcase the nation’s cultural charm and social dynamism, and it offers info under the categories of news, society, art & culture, etc. 

Grab partners Singapore Airlines to dole out frequent flyer miles

Users in Southeast Asia will also be able to book Grab rides through the Singapore Airlines app