Hi folks, Although we also invest in Vietnam-connected global opportunities, in this note we’d like to provide a quick macro update on Vietnam, which is relevant to our local/regional opportunities. The IMF projects Vietnam's growth to begin outpacing China’s in the next 2-5 years.  But in the...

March marks one year from the announcement of the 500 Startups Vietnam fund!  At our semi-annual global team retreat a few weeks ago -- see our brief moment in the snow above in an otherwise meeting-filled few days -- we were pleased to share about...

Happy new year! Those who are familiar with Vietnam know that business slows down in late December and stays slow through the lunar new year (Tết).  But our teams have not.  Premium online retail outlet Leflair finished raising a ~$1M round led by a HK-based...