PM attends opening of TECHFEST-WHISE 2021 Sci-Tech

PM attends opening of TECHFEST-WHISE 2021

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh attended the opening of the national festival for innovative startups TECHFEST and Week for Ho Chi Minh City Innovation, Startup and Entrepreneurship WHISE 2021 via videoconference in Hanoi on December 14.
Vietnam’s innovation strategy should focus on diffusion and adoption of new technologies Sci-Tech

Vietnam’s innovation strategy should focus on diffusion and adoption of new technologies

Vietnam's strategy regarding the development of science, technology and innovation should focus on the diffusion and adoption of new technologies in companies, not just research and invention, to bring about significant productivity and economic gains, said the Vietnam: Science, Technology and Innovation Report 2020 released by the Ministry of Science and Technology and the World Bank.
HCM City steps up AI development efforts Sci-Tech

HCM City steps up AI development efforts

To develop research into and the application of artificial intelligence (AI), authorities in HCM City may pilot order placing and public procurement and call for studies from scientists and businesses engaged in the field.
Application of scientific, technological advances boosts development in rural, mountainous regions Sci-Tech

Application of scientific, technological advances boosts development in rural, mountainous regions

The Ministry of Science and Technology (MST) and the People’s Committee of Bac Giang province have recently held a conference in Bac Giang city to review the five-year implementation of a programme on supporting the application and transfer of scientific and technological advances to boost socio-economic development in the rural, mountainous and ethnic-inhabited areas in the 2016-2025 period.
ASEAN moving towards smart production ASEAN

ASEAN moving towards smart production

The Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) has been strongly affecting every field and subsequently promoting digital transformation, and ASEAN countries have therefore been working hard to adopt smart production.