Thang Long - Hanoi

Local taxi app challenges Uber
19/12/2014 | 15:12:11
Vietnamese authorities and members of the taxi industry in Ho Chi Minh City are developing taxi apps to compete with Uber, which allows individuals to set up their own on-call taxi service.
Japanese prefecture helps Nam Dinh develop hi-tech agriculture
Representatives of Japan’s Miyazaki prefecture affirmed to support the northern province of Nam Dinh’s high-tech agriculture development at their working session with the local leaders on December 17.
Bac Giang invests heavily in IT infrastructure
The People’s Committee of the northern province of Bac Giang has approved a funding of nearly 32 billion VND (1.5 million USD) to further improve its IT infrastructure for efficient communications among State agencies at all levels in 2015.
National conference on power science and technology opens
06/11/2014 | 16:43:07
Scientists from research institutes and universities have joined representatives from power enterprises at the national conference on power science and technology 2014, which opened in Da Nang on November 6.
Latest IT applications unveiled in Ho Chi Minh City
05/11/2014 | 19:48:00
Top experts from Vietnam and countries around the world presented the latest applications used in information technology at an international conference in Ho Chi Minh City on November 5.
Vietnam urged to protect Intellectual Property
30/10/2014 | 20:09:00
Vietnam needs to pay attention to the protection of intellectual property (IP) on the domestic market since this is a crucial feature of a market economy and international integration.
Japan ICT Day 2014 held in Hanoi
30/10/2014 | 16:33:32
The eighth Japan ICT Day took place in Hanoi on October 30, with a focus on cooperation between Vietnam and Japan in large-scale information technology (IT) projects and the development of human resources in the IT sector.
Viettel to launch 3G mobile network in Tanzania
30/10/2014 | 10:18:00
The military telecom group Viettel will start building a third-generation (3G) mobile network in Tanzania on November 1.
VN-Venezuela diplomatic ties marked
A meeting was held in Hanoi on Dec.16 to mark the 25th anniversary of VN-Venezuela diplomatic ties.
Vietnam, RoK conclude FTA talks
Vietnam and the RoK signed a minutes to conclude negotiations of their FTA in Busan on Dec 10.
Stronger measures urged to protect children
Vietnam should build regulations to promote organisations' role in combating violence against children.
Self-service petrol stations open in Hanoi
Car drivers can now fuel their vehicles themselves at two filling stations in Hanoi.
President meets voters in HCM City
President Truong Tan Sang met with voters in District 4, HCM City on Dec. 2.
Vietnam, Russia cement legislative relations
Vietnam and Russia agreed to deepen friendship and cooperation between the two legislative bodies.
PM asks for tighter price, market control
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged for tighter control of price and market.
Confidence vote - highlight of NA session
A number of deputies considered Q&A sessions and the confidence vote as highlights of the 13th NA’s eighth session.
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