Global early-stage VC firm 500 Startups announced today that it is launching Angkor 500, a series of programmes to accelerate the development of the Cambodian startup ecosystem.
Partnering with Khmer Enterprise, Angkor 500 will seek to support entrepreneurs in their efforts to establish startups and aid in their regional expansion plans.
Over the course of their initial two-year partnership, the two firms will organise programmes to gather founders from across the kingdom to create startups and host bootcamps to improve the readiness of local startups for engagement with international markets and investors.
Additionally, there will be international showcases to raise the global profile of the Cambodian ecosystem by connecting startups to key industry stakeholders and corporate partners.
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