YellowBlocks on Bloomberg TV

01 January, 2021

As we look back upon the past year, we would like to acknowledge those who have helped us shape our network. Since you have been with us, we are working day and night to connect the connectors – the key stakeholders in Vietnam, SEA, and global ecosystems. Our team at YellowBlocks wish you all the best as you embark on the 2021 ahead! We also want to take this chance to express our gratitude to @Bloomberg for spreading the news about us. YellowBlocks was honored to be featured as the glo [...]

YellowBlocks Call Out Startup Founder/CEO And Young Leaders For Sharing Inspirational Stories

22 August, 2020

In the community partnership between YelowBlocks & TheFace Magazine Vietnam, we are honored to introduce you to “Inspiring Stories” — a whole new program organized and exclusively distributed by TheFace Magazine Vietnam. By telling the world and spreading inspiring stories from inspiring individuals and their great contribution to the community & society, we do expect to create a positive impact on people’s lives. For our partners & clients, if you would like to be featur [...]

YellowBlocks appointed new Acting CEO

16 June, 2020

YellowBlocks - the trusted Vietnam tech gateway for leading companies in emerging tech - today announced it has appointed Mr. Thinh Lu as Acting CEO. The founder and former CEO Kimiko Doan Kieu My will step down from her executive position and continue to be the key advisor and private investor for the company, while focusing on her current role at Vingroup JSC.   In this role, Thinh Lu will work closely with YellowBlocks fellows on the company’s overall operation and execution. [...]

YellowBlocks x VTC10  –  Doan Kieu My (Kimiko) on her mission as a super-connector

20 May, 2020

Recently our Founder and CEO Doan Kieu My (Kimiko) was featured in VTC10 -  one of the biggest national portals - to share about her journey becoming an inspiring female leader and the vision of YellowBlocks as an emerging tech super-connector, below are five key messages. https://youtu.be/-kKafRkcUzg 1. Homeland is where the heart is/ The journey of becoming a Women In Tech Kimiko’s passion for Tech community building was traced to her family background, whose aunt was a senior p [...]

Doan Kieu My – The rise of the super-connector in Vietnam Tech ecosystem

18 May, 2020

Though the startup ecosystem in Vietnam is flourishing to folks outside, it's quite fragmented and lacks the super-connectors to connect the dots. Super-connectors know everyone and everyone knows them. "Super-connectors are invaluable people" - Said The Entrepreneurs - “They match people with opportunities and, in doing so, they leave their connections with a positive opinion of them and their abilities.” In an emerging startup country like Vietnam whose components of the ecosystem a [...]

How eJOY Learning Helps Users Learn English Effortlessly

24 April, 2020

Congratulations to eJOY for making it into the TOP 3 at STARTUP WORLD CUP VIETNAM REGIONAL, TechFest 2019. YellowBlocks was proud to be the sponsor for the top 10 and top 3 best startups in the final round. eJOY was founded in 2017 when one of their co-founders found it painful for him to learn English. He wished it to be fun and inspiring so that he can learn English effortlessly and effectively. While seeking for a fun and joyful way to learn English, he found out a method that works. Not [...]

Journey of the Senses Does Social Entrepreneurship Differently

24 April, 2020

Congratulations to Journey of the Senses for taking the second place at STARTUP WORLD CUP VIETNAM REGIONAL, TechFest 2019. YellowBlocks was proud to be the sponsor for the top 10 and top 3 best startups in the final round. Journey of the Senses is a group of premium restaurants and creative services that provide the unique experience of being served by and interacting with the disability. Their services include Noir: Dining in the Dark, a restaurant serving secret menus in dark rooms; Noir S [...]

MultiGlass – Smart Aids for Disabilities, Proudly Made in Vietnam

24 April, 2020

Congratulations to MultiGlass for making it the champion at STARTUP WORLD CUP VIETNAM REGIONAL, TechFest 2019. YellowBlocks was proud to be the sponsor for the top 10 and top 3 best startups in the final round. MultiGlass is a smart communication device that includes 3 main technology platforms: multi iris recognition, IoT and AI, which help supervise drivers, warn them against dozing off, and avoid traffic accidents. Website: www.multivietnam.com Let’s have a deep dive about their proj [...]

Here’s how the emerging tech ecosystem is combating the COVID-19

16 April, 2020

The COVID-19 has changed almost everything in our lives and nothing is going back to normal after this. Amid the crisis, having people informed is the most important thing YellowBlocks can do. We realize that you have already swamped by coronavirus coverage and it’s making you feel stressed. That’s why we will only focus on two main things: The stakeholders’ movements, and Tech initiatives that might help win the fight against the virus. We have curated from the best sources to [...]

Covid-19 outbreak – Insights on the opportunities for change in terms of Smart City

13 March, 2020

In the series of articles about the impact of emerging tech on the world's socio-economic during the COVID19 outbreak, YellowBlocks would take you to a brighter outlook when Smart city is seizing its moments perfectly and bringing superior perceived-value to the human race. The global outbreak of COVID-19 has rattled industries in every sector across the world. The impact is wide-ranging, from office closing and production delays to high-profile event cancellations. However, the coronavirus [...]