Da Nang to become ‘smart’ in 2025 Society

Da Nang to become ‘smart’ in 2025

Having launched an e-Government system in 2014, the central city of Da Nang has completed 1,632 out of 1,682 online administration procedures, marking a crucial step in becoming a ‘smart city’ and the first in Vietnam to join the ASEAN ‘smart’ city network by 2030.
Half of local businesses use IFRS Business

Half of local businesses use IFRS

More than half of companies in Vietnam have been adopting international financial reporting standards to meet investors’ expectations and improve their corporate governance, a survey showed.
Japanese official: Vietnam’s holding of Special ASEAN+3 Summit of significance World

Japanese official: Vietnam’s holding of Special ASEAN+3 Summit of significance

Former Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan Asano Katsuhito affirmed on April 13 that Vietnam’s organisation of an online special summit between ASEAN and its three partner countries of China, Japan and the Republic of Korea (ASEAN+3) in its role as the ASEAN Chair is the most appropriate and significant at this moment.
Three Vietnamese teachers to attend Education Exchange in Sydney Society

Three Vietnamese teachers to attend Education Exchange in Sydney

Three teachers who won the Education Exchange 2020 organised by the Department of Information and Technology under the Ministry of Education and Training and Microsoft Vietnam will participate in the 6th annual Education Exchange in Sydney on March 23-26, the organising board has announced.
Universities aim to address shortage of tech workers Society

Universities aim to address shortage of tech workers

Ho Chi Minh City is hopeful of mitigating its manpower shortage, especially in sectors related to the fourth Industrial Revolution, over the next few years since many local universities plan to launch majors in artificial intelligence and such streams starting in 2020-2021.
Bitel launches 5G tests in Peru Business

Bitel launches 5G tests in Peru

Bitel, a brand of the Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) in Peru, has recently carried out 5G tests in the American nation on the occasion of its fifth anniversary.