Students need support for start-up innovation Society

Students need support for start-up innovation

Lack of capital and appropriate training were hindering the developing of start-up innovations among students at vocational training facilities, heard a workshop held in Hanoi on October 17.
Vietnam Business Summit 2019 Business

Vietnam Business Summit 2019

The Vietnam Business Summit 2019 (VBS 2019), one of Vietnam’s largest international business-related events, opened in Hanoi on October 16.
Indonesia promotes development of blue economy World

Indonesia promotes development of blue economy

The Indonesian Government is focusing efforts on developing its blue economy in accordance with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), supported by technology, tourism and energy innovations.
Thailand needs to restructure to promote trade, investment: official World

Thailand needs to restructure to promote trade, investment: official

Thailand needs to restructure the export, import and investment sectors to cope with mounting external risks, particularly from the ongoing trade war, the Brexit impasse and the international geopolitical situation, said Boonyarit Kalayanamit, permanent commerce secretary.
Thailand: companies back circular economy at Eco Innovation Forum 2019 World

Thailand: companies back circular economy at Eco Innovation Forum 2019

The Thai Ministry of Industry, the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand, the Water and Environment Institute for Sustainability, and the Federation of Thai Industries have held the Eco Innovation Forum 2019, on the theme ‘The Economy: Way to a Smart and Sustainable Eco Industrial Town,’ raising awareness in the industrial sector of the circular economy concept in eco industrial town development to maximise efficiency in resource consumption.
Blockchain community asks for a sandbox Business

Blockchain community asks for a sandbox

Representatives of the blockchain industry in Vietnam have asked for a ‘sandbox’ for the technology while meeting with Government agencies at a conference on in Hanoi on September 18.