AI is trend at Vietnam’s startups (03/02/2020)

Voice recognition technology, artificial intelligence (A.I), blockchain and big data are the major trends at startups in Vietnam in 2020.

HCM City to foster ICT development (03/02/2020)

Ho Chi Minh City will continue to promote the development of information and communications technology (ICT) to develop into an innovative smart city and improve living conditions, authorities have said.

More companies invest in robot production as demand rises (03/02/2020)

More Vietnamese businesses are investing in the robot manufacturing industry as demand for such products is growing rapidly in Viet Nam, experts have said.

Science-Technology Ministry promotes enterprise sci-tech (30/01/2020)

Businesses are an important driver for the development of science and technology in Vietnam. 

University research team makes rechargeable batteries out of rice husks (30/01/2020)

A team of researchers and students at the HCM City University of Science have succeeded at making a prototype lithium-ion rechargeable battery from rice husks, a common agricultural waste in Vietnam.

Da Nang has second centralised IT Zone (16/01/2020)

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a decision to approve the Da Nang Information Technology Park (DITP) as a centralised information technology (CIT) zone.

Vietnamese scientists develop new uses for bee venom (14/01/2020)

This is the first time a study on anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects of bee venom (apis mellifera) on experimental animals has been carried out in Vietnam.

Air quality monitor equipment at schools seeks to raise students’ awareness of pollution (14/01/2020)

Students of Thanh Đa Secondary School in HCM City’s Bình Thạnh District have greater awareness of air pollution and measures to prevent it after an air quality index monitor was installed in the school a few months ago.

3,000 Vietnamese scientists produced only 20 research works in 2019 (14/01/2020)

The number of scientists working at research institutes is high, but the volume of research work is modest.

Vietnam masters modern technology in security authentication (07/01/2020)

Vietnam’s VinCSS Cyber Security Services Co., Ltd under the Vingroup JSC has been recognised with the prestigious FIDO2 authentication standard by FIDO Alliance for its VinCSS FIDO2 Authenticator product, making it one among 34 companies in the world capable of producing and mastering this state-of-art technology in the field of security authentication.