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Vietnam’s mobile testing app raises 3 million USD

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Vietnam’s mobile testing app raises 3 million USD

Kobiton, a mobile testing platform developed by Vietnamese engineers, has successfully raised 3 million USD in seed funding from three US companies, venture capital investor Kinetic Ventures, technology company KMS Technology and venture fund Service Provider Capital.

Cyber security contest in Hanoi

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Cyber security contest in Hanoi

The final round of the global-scale cyber security competition Whitehat Grand Prix 2018 is set to begin on November 1, according to the Information Security Department under the Ministry of Information and Communications.

Malware affects 71 percent of computers, mobile devices

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Malware affects 71 percent of computers, mobile devices

Up to 71.38 percent of computers and mobile devices in Vietnam are getting infected with malicious viruses, but only 11 percent of the users are aware they have been victims of cyber-attacks, according to the Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications.

National domain name use surges

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National domain name use surges

The total number of national registered domain names with “.vn” reached 453,979 as of last month, an increase of 9.33 percent over the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Internet Network Information Centre.

HCM City, Sweden’s Uppsala County boost hi-tech cooperation

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HCM City, Sweden’s Uppsala County boost hi-tech cooperation

Ho Chi Minh City wants to boost cooperation with Uppasala County of Sweden, especially in education and high technology towards sustainable development, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong told its visiting Governor Stig Goran Enander during a reception on September 21.

Vietnam needs to adapt to digitisation

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Vietnam needs to adapt to digitisation

Vietnam needs to improve the quality of its technical and vocational education and training to meet the requirements of digitisation and industry 4.0, a conference heard in HCM City on September 18.

Workshop promotes cooperation in ensuring just energy transition

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Workshop promotes cooperation in ensuring just energy transition

An international workshop to promote cooperation in ensuring fairness in Vietnam’s energy shift towards more eco-friendly power was held by the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA), the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Vietnam Office, and the Green Innovation and Development Centre (GreenID) in Hanoi on September 18.