TPBank, Backbase cooperate to accelerate digital transformation Business

TPBank, Backbase cooperate to accelerate digital transformation

Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (TPBank) of Vietnam is working with Backbase, a digital banking software provider based in the Netherlands, to put forth the Vietnamese bank’s digital transformation process on a secure, efficient and sustainable digital platform.
Indonesia steps up school digitalisation World

Indonesia steps up school digitalisation

The Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture is proposing a budget of 1.49 trillion RP (100 million USD) for school digitalisation programmes in a bid to reduce technological discrepancies by improving digital access to education.
Banana tops Lao agriculture exports to China World

Banana tops Lao agriculture exports to China

Banana continues to be a top earner among Laos’s agricultural products exported to China though the Southeast Asian nation’s government stopped granting licences for developing more banana plantations.
Ca Mau proposes upgrade of local airport Society

Ca Mau proposes upgrade of local airport

The People’s Committee of the southernmost province of Ca Mau has submitted a document to relevant agencies proposing an upgrade of Ca Mau airport during 2021-2025.
More Vietnamese consumers now shop online Business

More Vietnamese consumers now shop online

Online shopping and electronic payments in Vietnam have become more common in recent years as more of the country's population gains access to the internet, and e-commerce in the 95 million-strong market is set to enter a rapid growth phase in the near future, according to industry experts.
Comprehensive plan on UPR recommendation implementation introduced Politics

Comprehensive plan on UPR recommendation implementation introduced

The Foreign Ministry and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam held a seminar in Hanoi on September 4 to introduce a comprehensive plan on the implementation of recommendations accepted by Vietnam under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism, third cycle.