The ceremony was held on November 17 in celebration of Vietnamese entrepreneurship, as the final round of the 2022 VietChallenge is scheduled to take place at the site, the second biggest stock exchange in the world, on December 2.

At the bell ringing ceremony

In an interview with the Vietnamese News Agency, Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang said the iconic bell ringing ceremony helps showcase the competition to the world, and expressed his belief in opportunities the annual contest will bring about for economic, trade, investment activities, and for firms’ development in the US.

Mai Phan Zymaris Esq., Founder and President of VietChallenge, said she and other young Vietnamese in the US feel the full support of Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang and Vietnam's diplomatic missions for youth activities with positive elements for the community.

Since its launch in 2015, the three-round-judging competition has helped elevate more than 800 start-ups who came to compete from over 20 different countries.

Source: VNA