Vietnam’s MicroDragon satellite to enter orbit in early 2019 (05/12/2018)

MicroDragon, a made-in-Vietnam earth observation satellite, will be launched into space in Japan on January 17, 2019, according to the Vietnam National Space Centre (VNSC) under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.

Abivin wins innovative technopreneur contest (05/12/2018)

Abivin, which provides AI-powered Supply Chain Optimisation solutions for enterprises, has won first prize at the 2018 innovative technopreneur contest.

PM attends Viet Nam Business Forum 2018 (04/12/2018)

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 4 is attending the Viet Nam Business Forum (VBF) 2018, which is themed “Sharing opportunities in the world of changing trade” in Ha Noi. 

Prime Minister attends Techfest Vietnam 2018 (30/11/2018)

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the opening ceremony of the national start-up day ‘Techfest 2018’ in the central city of Da Nang on November 29, affirming the government’s support for young start-ups.

Robotics and AI increasingly popular in VN (30/11/2018)

The 5th annual international conference of Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP), themed ‘Robots and Artificial Intelligence’, has just been held in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), attracting many domestic and international speakers.

Cool invention makes waves for fisheries (30/11/2018)

A machine that makes ice from sea water has been introduced into Vietnam for the first time.

Winners of 2018 Eureka scientific research awards honoured (30/11/2018)

The 20th Eureka Scientific Research Awards for Students honoured 100 winning projects of 2018 at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 24.

KOVA Prize 2018 honours groups, individuals in applied science (30/11/2018)

A ceremony to honour outstanding groups and individuals of KOVA Prize 2018 in the fields of applied science and technology and social welfare was held in Hanoi on November 24.

Global innovation centre to be set up in Vietnam (30/11/2018)

The Ministry of Science and Technology and Xinova have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a global innovation centre in Vietnam to connect Vietnamese innovators with the global innovative network for greater creative ideas.

Project helps develop tech business incubators in Vietnam (23/11/2018)

The Support to the Innovation and Development of Business Incubators Policy Project (BIPP), partly funded by the Belgian Government, has proved effective after nearly five years of implementation in Vietnam.