GoP, a transport tech startup from Myanmar, took tip esteem and will accept USD $10,000. Artisan Origins by TAEC, a amicable craving from Lao PDR, as good as Cambodia’s Camboticket and Vietnam’s Chameleon City, both transport tech startups, will accept USD $7,000.
Nguyen Thi Huong Lien and Nguyem Thi Thu from we Love Asia Tour and Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh from Morning Rooms were famous with WISE Women’s Leadership Awards and will suffer mentorship by Vietnam’s Women’s Initiaitve for Startups and Entrepreneurship (WISE).
The awards perceived eager acclaim from supervision officials, end marketers and tourism attention leaders collected in Luang Prabang for a Mekong Tourism Forum Gala Dinner.
MIST, that stands for Mekong Innovative Startup Tourism, began in Dec 2016 as a corner try between a Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office and a Government of Australia and Asian Development Bank (ADB) upheld Mekong Business Initiative (MBI).
It includes a Startup Accelerator for early-stage startups from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Vietnam. It also includes a Market Access Program for mature startups formed anywhere in a universe that wish MIST’s assistance localizing proven tourism products and solutions into a Greater Mekong Subregion. MIST perceived some-more than 250 applications in 2017.
About a Award Winners
Adventure Bucket List – Canada – Adventure Bucket List is a reservations complement for debate and activity operators.
Artisan Origins by TAEC – Lao PDR – Artisan Origins offers authentic, high peculiarity crafts from farming racial communities in Lao PDR, a café and information core about visiting trade communities, and displays about a racial groups, informative context and techniques demonstrated by a crafts.
BorderPass – Malaysia – BorderPass is an opt-in use that expedites ASEAN nationals by ASEAN airports.
CamboTicket – Cambodia – CamboTicket aggregates bus, packet and private cab bookings around Cambodia and Laos into one platform, formulating an even personification margin for over 40 operators.
Chameleon City – Vietnam – Chameleon City is an on-demand chat-based use providing transport and lifestyle answers from internal experts, 24/7.
I Love Asia – Vietnam – we Love Asia offers women-led motorbike tours of Hoi An and Hue while ancillary projects for disadvantaged communities in a cities where they operate.
GoP – Myanmar – GoP is an online debate height aggregation providers and options into one place, charity high-quality service, arguable bookings and present confirmation.
LokaLocal – Malaysia – LokaLocal is a office of community-based debate practice in Malaysia.
Morning Rooms – Vietnam – Morning Rooms is Vietnam’s largest bill hotel network, assisting careful tourists find a right peculiarity bedrooms for a cost they need.
TakeMeTour – Thailand – TakeMeTour is a largest and heading marketplace for internal tours in Thailand with some-more than 12,000 internal guides from 48 cities.