HCM City seeks to boost technology transfer from universities Society

HCM City seeks to boost technology transfer from universities

Huynh Kim Tuoc, managing director of the Saigon Innovation Hub's (SiHub) Start-up Support Centre under the HCM City Department of Science and Technology, affirmed Vietnam holds tremendous potential for technology development and transfer thanks to its highly qualified experts and intellectuals with rich experiences in this field, especially young and talented human resources at universities.
Thailand, Cambodia cooperate in combating cyber scams World

Thailand, Cambodia cooperate in combating cyber scams

Thai cabinet has approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to be signed between the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society of Thailand and the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia on cooperation in the suppression of cyber-related scams, according to Thai government deputy spokeswoman Traisulee Traisoranakul.
Regional cooperation key to renewable energy in Asia: experts Environment

Regional cooperation key to renewable energy in Asia: experts

International industry experts and businesses in the energy sector stressed the importance of cross-border cooperation and technology transfer for the region’s efforts to shift away from coal power at an online webinar hosted by Viet Nam News and the Asia News Network on June 15.
ETC system to be installed in all expressway lanes by July 31: Minister Politics

ETC system to be installed in all expressway lanes by July 31: Minister

The installation of electronic toll collection (ETC) system in all lanes of BOT expressways will be completed by July 31 following a direction from the Prime Minister, said Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The while answering legislators’ queries on June 9 as part of the 15th National Assembly’s third session.
HCM City asks to tighten credit in high-end property Business

HCM City asks to tighten credit in high-end property

The Ho Chi Minh City branch of the State Bank of Vietnam has asked credit institutions to tighten the management on credit flow into the real estate sector and the transfer of money collected from real estate transactions abroad.
Vietnam, IAEA sign programme framework for technical cooperation Politics

Vietnam, IAEA sign programme framework for technical cooperation

The Vietnamese mission to international organisations and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on March 10 signed a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for cooperation with the agency on the sidelines of the meeting of the IAEA Board of Governors to define cooperation contents between the two sides in the 2022-2027 period.
Vietnam likely impacted by Russia’s disconnect from SWIFT Business

Vietnam likely impacted by Russia’s disconnect from SWIFT

With Russia disconnected from the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT), Vietnam, like many other countries, will face payment troubles in doing trade with Russia as the two countries have long-standing economic relations, said economist Assoc. Prof., Dr. Dinh Trong Thanh.
Indonesia to produce mRNA COVID-19 vaccines World

Indonesia to produce mRNA COVID-19 vaccines

Indonesia’s State-run pharmaceutical firm PT Bio Farma will be producing COVID-19 vaccine using the mRNA technology after the Southeast Asian country has been appointed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as one of the beneficiaries of the vaccine technology transfer.
Further efforts to promote transfer of foreign technologies to Vietnam Sci-Tech

Further efforts to promote transfer of foreign technologies to Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has signed a decision on adjustments and supplements to a number of articles of Decision 1851/QD-TTg dated December 27, 2018 by the Prime Minister approving a project to promote the transfer, mastering and development of foreign technologies to Vetnam in prioritised industries and fields to 2025 with an orientation to 2030.