Digital literacy helps improve access to healthcare Health

Digital literacy helps improve access to healthcare

Health literacy can contribute to reducing disparities among different groups of people in accessing universal healthcare services, Professor Dianne Levin-Zamir from Israel's University of Haifa said at an international conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 11.
Vietnam to host ITU Telecom World 2020 Sci-Tech

Vietnam to host ITU Telecom World 2020

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Telecom World 2020 will be held in Hanoi, Vietnam, in September 2020, announced the Ministry of Information and Communications on September 17.
Blockchain technology benefits SMEs, developing countries: report Business

Blockchain technology benefits SMEs, developing countries: report

Blockchain could bring a commercial benefit of 1 trillion USD, mostly for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as well as for some newly-emerged markets which suffer most from a lack of access to credit and have ample room to grow trade, including Vietnam, according to a new report jointly released by Bain & Company and the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Awards honour 14 business leaders in Vietnam Business

Awards honour 14 business leaders in Vietnam

Fourteen outstanding business leaders from Vietnam were honoured as winners of the prestigious Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2017 (APEA) at a ceremony in HCM City on December 19.
Watchdog gives nod to Mobile World-Tran Anh M&A Business

Watchdog gives nod to Mobile World-Tran Anh M&A

The Competition and Consumer Protection Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade has given the go-ahead for the merger and acquisition (M&A) deal between the two largest local electronic retailers – The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World) and Tran Anh Digital World.
14 listed firms honoured for investor relations Business

14 listed firms honoured for investor relations

Fourteen listed companies on the HCM City Stock Exchange and Hanoi Stock Exchange have been honoured with the IR Awards for having the best investor relations in 2017 after being voted for by investors and financial institutions.
Experts discuss information security Sci-Tech

Experts discuss information security

The approval of the plan of development of digital information security to 2020 and the Law on Internet Security show that Vietnam has raised awareness of the importance of information security.
Hanoi hosts Information Security Day Sci-Tech

Hanoi hosts Information Security Day

The annual "Vietnam Information Security Day" took place in Hanoi on December 1, focusing on solutions to increasing cyber-attacks aimed at large corporations worldwide.