Local taxi app challenges Uber Sci-Tech

Local taxi app challenges Uber

Vietnamese authorities and members of the taxi industry in Ho Chi Minh City are developing taxi apps to compete with Uber, which allows individuals to set up their own on-call taxi service.
Sci-Tech

Anti-virus service launched

One of the country's top anti-virus software developers, Bach Khoa Antivirus (BKAV), has launched its free online scanning service that allows individuals and companies to better manage security risks on their websites.
Sci-Tech

Digital signatures get go-ahead

The Ministry of Information and Communications June 28 issued a licence to the CK Technology and Communications Joint Stock Co, Vietnam's sixth digital signature authentication provider.
Business

Campaign turns spotlight on software piracy issue

A campaign was launched in mid - Mayby the Copyright Office of Vietnam, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Business Software Alliance to raise business and consumer awareness towards software copyright.
IT businesses awarded for outstanding performance Sci-Tech

IT businesses awarded for outstanding performance

Thirty-three information-communication technology (ICT) awards were presented to ICT businesses in Hanoi on March 20 in recognition of their outstanding performance in 2009 and contributions to the ICT sector.