HCM City aims to develop innovative urban area Sci-Tech

HCM City aims to develop innovative urban area

More than 600 experts, scientists, intellectuals and representatives of firms from in and outside the country will debate how to enhance links among enterprises, research institutes and authorities to develop the eastern region of Ho Chi Minh City into an innovative urban area.
Agreement inked to boost businesses’ technology transfer Business

Agreement inked to boost businesses’ technology transfer

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Business Associations (HUBA) has signed an agreement with the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AmCham Vietnam) to promote their members’ partnership in transferring technology and expanding investment chances.
Entrepreneurs Day honours 57 firms Business

Entrepreneurs Day honours 57 firms

Fifty-seven businesses operating for more than 30 to 40 years were honoured for their contributions to the country’s socio-economic development on Vietnam Entrepreneurs Day in HCM City.
Top ICT firms awarded Sci-Tech

Top ICT firms awarded

Two different awards, the Vietnam ICT Top 5 and Gold Medal Award, have been given to enterprises in the information and communication technologies sector to recognise their outstanding achievements.
Agreements signed to boost IT in HCM City Sci-Tech

Agreements signed to boost IT in HCM City

The HCM City Computer Association has signed a cooperation agreement with the municipal Department of Information and Communications to improve development of the city’s information technology sector.
Web tech could ease congestion Business

Web tech could ease congestion

The rate of urbanisation in Vietnam has increased from 16 percent annually in the 1990s to 35.5 percent now, and is projected to rise to 45 percent in 2020.
Seminar eyes smarter Vietnam traffic Sci-Tech

Seminar eyes smarter Vietnam traffic

A convergence platform for smart city traffic will top the agenda at a seminar on "Vietnam Information and Communication Technologies Outlook" to be held in Ho Chi Minh City this week.
Vietnam to have 19 IT focus areas by 2020 Sci-Tech

Vietnam to have 19 IT focus areas by 2020

Vietnam will have 19 Information Technology (IT) focus areas which are expected to produce high added value, according to a draft master plan on IT development until 2020 with a vision toward 2025.
Business

Tech park sets strategy plans

The Quang Trung Software City (QTSC) this year will work to complete its technical infrastructure and service system, targeting to attract more investors, delegates told a seminar on March 14 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Sci-Tech

Vietnam’s ICT outlook in the spotlight

Vietnam’s information and communication technologies (ICT) sector will be dominated by five technological trends in the time to come, a computing expert has predicted.
Sci-Tech

IT remains core contributor to nation's growth

The information and communications technology sector has underlined its position as a key economic driver, creating jobs and contributing to GDP growth despite the downturn, Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Minh Hong said.