The launching ceremony saw the attendance of Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung, Vice Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Ngo Van Quy, among others.
The StartupCity.vn portal is built with the aim of creating an online platform to connect start-up business opportunities in a simple and systematic manner. The portal will also serve as a useful tool for investors to seek investment opportunities in Viet Nam.
Through start-up ecosystem portal, which is automatic and free of charge, start-up enterprises can present their projects and call for investment, exploring new business opportunities and following technology tendencies and issues of concern as well as directly connecting with the founders of the new Startup businesses.
Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung speaks at the launching ceremony.
Additionally, StartupCity.vn also helps large Vietnamese corporations connect with the creative and start-up communities. Large corporations can also easily promote their Startup programs, as well as offering proposals for business development cooperation, advising, co-developing and investing strategically in the creative community in Viet Nam. The portal is developed under the guidance of experts from Israel, a nation famous for its successful start-up nation model.
Under the framework of the event, a large-scale co-working space for use by the start-up community, named UP@VPBank, was launched at the 21st floor, VPBank building on 89 Lang Ha Street, marking the establishment of a leading large-scale co-working space in Viet Nam. At UP@VPBank, start-ups and innovation enterprises will have opportunities to meet, work and connect directly with investors and supporting services.
Addressing the launching ceremony, Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung stressed that: "StartupCity.vn is a vivid example of how local government could contribute to the speed development of the technology industry of the country. StartupCity.vn will help attract international businesses, connect capital with start-up demands, create new jobs, encourage creative ideas and improve economic value for the ecosystem."