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SIHUB supports tourism startups with a startup acceleration program
The program aims to help tourism businesses and projects accelerate their access, expand markets, increase the number of users, customers and seek investment.

Tourism startups were introducing their projects at the launch event of the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism startup (HIST) 2018 organized by the Department of Science and Technology in collaboration with the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism. Photo: Ha The An.

Saigon Innovation Hub (SIHUB), under the Department of Science and Technology of Ho Chi Minh City, has just announced the selection of tourism startups to participate in the acceleration and training program organized by this unit in cooperation with businesses and startup organizations. This is a completely free program.

Participants in the program are businesses and tourism start-up projects that have products to market, are in need of growth and call for capital. Through the program, SIHUB wants to help start up projects and businesses in the field of tourism to accelerate accessibility, expand markets, increase the number of users, customers and seek investment.

The partner implementing this program with SIHUB is Hoan My Tourism Company, the Swiss Innovative Startup Support Program (SWISS EP) and VIISA Investment Fund.

Lecturer participates in the program is Mr. Nguyen The Khai, founder and CEO of Hoan My travel company. This is the only travel business that received the National Quality Award 2018.

Hoan My is a high-class US tour operator with 2018 revenue growth of 150% and customer growth of 127%. Mr. Khai used to be a university lecturer, then he suddenly changed his position as a tour company owner.

Startups can sign up for the accelerator and training program for tourism startups. The program is expected to take place in October at SIHUB, No. 273 Dien Bien Phu Street, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City.

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