Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam is now home to as many as 3000 startups. Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is one of two thriving startup cities in Vietnam. The city has a population of 7.5 million people and has played a key role in the regeneration of the country and the economy from the bottom up.

Ho Chi Minh

STARTUP ECOSYSTEM

HCMC’s community is known for its strong entrepreneurial mindset and culture, producing local talent who are business-minded, market-oriented and know how to build and scale a business.

TOP INDUSTRY VERTICALS

  • E-Commerce
  • Education
  • Enterprise Solution
  • FinTech
  • Travel

ESTIMATED LIVING COSTS​

SGD $465

Accommodation

Monthly rent for Studio apartment

SGD $4.92

Meal

Basic combo meal in a casual restaurant

SGD $43

Utilities

For one person in studio apartment

Estimated Living Cost

SGD $12

Internet

Internet package for one month

SGD $15

Transport

Avg. of public transport ticket per month

SGD $1000

Development Cost

Personal development cost per student

SOME OF OUR INTERNSHIP COMPANIES

Lala Move

https://www.lalamove.com/vietnam/hcmc/en/home

Lalamove is Asia’s leading local delivery platform with a presence in over 20 cities. The company’s mission is to make local delivey faster. Features of their service include order matching, GPS vehicle tracking, 24/7 services and driver ratings.

Alley 51

https://alley51.com/

Alley 51 is a venture-builder with ASEAN-India origins. The organization focuses on tchnology startups which have potential to create long-term good.

Infinity Blockchain Labs

https://www.blockchainlabs.asia/

Infinity Blockchain Labs is a R&D company engaged in intermediary and RegTech services employing blockchain technology. The company provides collaborative incubation for early stage blockchain projects in Vietnam.

PICK ME FOR GEI​

Are you ready to skyrocket your growth, develop your entrepreneurial traits and see your work make a difference?

Managed By:

Global Innovation Alliance Office

A programme under the Global Innovation Alliance Initiative by:

Global Innovation Alliance Innovators Academy