Vietnam, India seek to enhance ICT cooperation
Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan has highlighted that Vietnam always welcomes and creates all favourable conditions for Indian firms to join programmes and projects on information technology in Vietnam.
Analytica exhibition to promote biotechnology access
The fifth International Trade Fair for Laboratory Technology, Analysis, Biotechnology and Diagnostics (Analytica Vietnam 2017) is scheduled to take place in Hanoi from March 29-31.
HCM City launches Internet of Things startup competition
The Saigon Hi-Tech Park (SHTP) launched the 2017 Internet of Things Startup Competition (IoT Startup 2017) on March 25.
Israeli president visits hi-tech VinEco Tam Dao project
Israeli President Reuven Ruvi and his spouse visited Vincom Group’s advanced agricultural project employing Israel-made technology in northern Vinh Phuc province on March 24.
Vietnam looks to master satellite technology
Vietnam sets out a plan to become one of the region’s most advanced countries in satellite technology by producing LOTUSat-2 by 2022.
Vietnam looks to expand cooperation with WIPO
The WIPO has suggested continuing to cooperate with and support Vietnam in building a national strategy on intellectual property, thus creating an impetus for the country’s innovation process.
WIPO pledges to help Vietnam boost IP right enforcement
The World Intellectual Property Organisation will support Vietnam in implementing IP–related activities, WIPO Director General Francis Gurry told the National Office of Intellectual Property.
Excavation affirms scientific value of Tra Vinh’s ancient pagoda
Architectural relics unearthed at Lo Gach pagoda in Tra Vinh province carry features from the southwest region’s Oc Eo Culture, experts said following a recent excavation at the site.
Da Nang tops Vietnam ICT Index for another year
Da Nang city continues to top the Vietnam ICT Index 2016, the rankings on the readiness for information and communications technology development and application, which was revealed on March 22.
Innovation – driving force for sustainable development
Innovation has been seen as a tool to boost socio-economic development in Vietnam, said Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh at a conference on innovation in Hanoi.
WIPO helps Vietnam build national strategy on intellectual property
The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on March 22 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in building a national strategy on intellectual property for Vietnam.
International drill on cyber security held in Vietnam
Vietnam joined other 19 countries and territories in responding to cyber security incidences at an international drill themed “Emergence of a New DDoS Threat” held in Hanoi on March 22.
PM assigns setting up national committee to handle cyber attacks
A national steering committee will be set up to fix incidents related to cyber security following a newly-approved decision by the Prime Minister.
Vietnam calls for US cooperation in building smart cities
Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan has called for US businesses’ engagement in providing technology and cooperating in building criteria for smart cities as well as local planning.
Vietnam attends international maritime, aerospace exhibition
Vietnam has joined other 35 countries in the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2017 (LIMA 217), which opened at Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre, Langkawi, Malaysia on March 21.
Scientist manages to turn wastewater into drinkable
Associate Professor Tran Hong Con has successfully developed a sewage treatment system allowing filtering polluted water to get drinkable one.
Toyota provides training facilities with technical equipment
Toyota Motor Vietnam (TMV) has provided technology training equipment to five universities and colleges in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as part of its Technical Education Programme (T-TEP).
HCM City: First startup firm in IC development established
The Vietnam High Efficiency Software (VHES) Corporation officially debuted on March 16, becoming the first high-tech startup enterprise formed under the integrated circuit (IC) industry development programme of Ho Chi Minh City.