Neutronpay and Bitnob to Improve Cross-Border Payments Between Asia and Africa

The partnership aims to use the potential of both companies for creating new routes and payment options for bilateral cross-border trade between Vietnam and Africa using the Lightning Network

Society & Lifestyle

Vietnamese Solar Cleantech Startup Stride Raises $2M

The solar cleantech startup backed by Clime Capital and Touchstone Partners has a mission to accelerate Vietnam’s low-carbon transition


Apple Online Store in Vietnam Gets Instalment Payments from MoMo

The tech giant Apple opened its online store in Vietnam, offering up to 24 months of financing with a local fintech MoMo


Vemanti Partners With Finastra to Build Neobank for Asian SMEs

Vemanti Group has partnered with Finastra to build an SME-focused neobank in Southeast Asia

Science & Technology

Southeast Asia’s Top Digital Economies Expected to Reach $200 billion in Transactions Value in 2022: Report

The six major digital economies in Southeast Asia are expected to record total transactions of $200 billion in 2022


These are the countries where cryptocurrency is currently banned

We have compiled a list of the countries that are particularly unfriendly towards Bitcoin and other altcoins


Wirex launches crypto platform in Vietnam

Adding to the 130+ countries worldwide, the London-based company has also expanded its popular X-Accounts feature to countries such as India, Ukraine and Russia

Fintech & Ecommerce

dLocal is further expanding into Southeast Asia

In fact, e-commerce volumes in Southeast Asia reached over $62 billion in 2020 alone – a 63% increase from the previous year


Business priorities of ASEAN enterprises revealed

Oxford Economics surveyed 600 senior executives across Malaysia, Vietnam, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Indonesia


Another Vietnamese bank will issue JCB card

The new LPB JCB Platinum Debit Card will focus to serve and meet the demand of LPB’s customer group

Finance & Economics

The most expensive and cheapest countries to live in 2021

Let’s find out where in the world is the lowest price for food, rent, and utilities

Fintech & Ecommerce

Vietnam’s TPBank will soon issue JCB cards

Here’s what the card will offer


MoneyGram launched P2P payment solution in Vietnam

The P2P payment solution comes as a result of a partnership between Sacombank, Visa, MoneyGram, and other major banks in Vietnam


UnionPay debuts virtual cards in Vietnam

That’s the first massive rollout of UnionPay virtual cards in the country

Finance & Economics

Here’s how e-commerce market in Vietnam will change by 2024

The Vietnamese government is making an accent on e-commerce sales and planning to develop this niche by 2025

Finance & Economics

How the postal service became a bank

Post offices are already competing with traditional bank branches