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.
ASOCIO ICT Summit 2014 commences in Hanoi
29/10/2014 | 20:36:00
The Asian-Oceania Computing Industry Organisation (ASOCIO) ICT Summit 2014 was launched in Hanoi on October 29 under the theme “ICT - the new paradigm for socio-economic development and agriculture restructuring” with the participation of 700 delegates from nearly 20 economies in the region.
Second robot contest for primary students to kick off
29/10/2014 | 11:10:00
As many as 62 teams throughout the country will compete at the second robot competition for primary school students – the 2014 Vietnam Robothon Contest scheduled for November 1 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam’s 2014 ICT White Book released
28/10/2014 | 14:51:00
Vietnam’s 2014 White Book on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) was officially released at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 27.
Vietnam’s 30 leading IT companies announced
28/10/2014 | 10:53:00
The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) announced a list of 30 leading IT companies in Vietnam on October 27 for their contributions to the development of the sector as well as the country.
Communication system developed in sea areas
27/10/2014 | 09:51:00
The Prime Minister has ratified a planning on communication system development in sea boundary, sea and islands by 2020 to ensure all target localities are provided with public post services and equipped with basic broadcasting system.
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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