August CPI rises 0.28 percent Business

August CPI rises 0.28 percent

The country’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in August increased by 0.28 percent over the previous month, and 2.26 per cent over the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office.
Second Fintech Challenge Vietnam launched Sci-Tech

Second Fintech Challenge Vietnam launched

Technology solutions in the fields of big data, artificial intelligence, financial outreach and cyber security are the focus of the second Fintech Challenge Vietnam (FCV), which was launched in Hanoi on August 13.
Vietnam CEO Summit 2019 held in Hanoi Business

Vietnam CEO Summit 2019 held in Hanoi

Over 400 corporate executives, economists, financial and technological experts at home and abroad gathered at the Vietnam CEO Summit 2019 which took place in Hanoi on August 8.
HCM City to begin 5G rollout next month Sci-Tech

HCM City to begin 5G rollout next month

The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT)’s branch in Ho Chi Minh City has proposed to pilot the fifth generation (5G) technology from September 2019 to May 2020.
Nearly 107,000 mobile subscribers switch networks in July Sci-Tech

Nearly 107,000 mobile subscribers switch networks in July

Nearly 107,000 out of 164,871 or 70.7 percent of mobile service subscribers that registered to change their networks performed the procedures successfully and retained their numbers from July 1-28, according to statistics from major service suppliers.
Vietnam, Russia’s Primorye region step up economic cooperation Business

Vietnam, Russia’s Primorye region step up economic cooperation

Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Ngo Duc Manh on July 26 had a working session with First Governor of Russia’s Far Eastern region of Primorye Vera Shcherbina, discussing measures to promote collaboration in economy-trade between the Russian locality and Vietnamese businesses.