High-tech tax cut might follow last year’s IT slash
10/17/2017 4:29:44 PM (GMT+7)
 Amid growing interest from foreign investors, Vietnam will soon consider cutting 50 per cent of personal income tax for employees in high-tech industries, paving the way to attracting more foreign investment in the sector.

Chinese smartphones becoming popular in Vietnam
10/16/2017 9:48:14 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Following Oppo, other Chinese smartphone brands have been entering Vietnam, creating competition for other brands.

Vietnamese ride-hailing app launched in Da Nang
10/16/2017 11:20:40 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ulatech Joint Stock Company launched a car-hailing app for smartphones called “ULA” in the central city of Da Nang on October 14.

IT makes granting IP rights easier
10/14/2017 10:02:00 AM (GMT+7)
Director of the National Office of Intellectual Property (NOIP) Dinh Huu Phi tells Lao Dong (Labour) newspaper about using technology to make it easier to establish intellectual property rights 

Science, tech research ease climate change impact
10/14/2017 10:26:00 AM (GMT+7)
Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Tran Van Tung tells Vietnam News Agency about the application of science and technology to mitigate damages of climate change.

Vietnam begins to develop smart cities
10/13/2017 8:21:00 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam needs to set up a set of standards on smart urban areas to shape sustainable development of cities, and set criteria for assessing the quality of life and services provided to the community, experts say. 

Billionaire Jack Ma to come to Vietnam
10/13/2017 11:31:47 AM (GMT+7)
 Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma will come to Hanoi early next month to attend an e-payment service forum. 

AAG submarine cable encounters trouble again
10/13/2017 10:25:44 AM (GMT+7)
The Asia-America Gateway (AAG) submarine cable encountered a technical trouble at 7:00 on October 12, losing signal connection with the Hong Kong (China) station, affecting Vietnam’s international internet links.

Only 270 plant varieties legally protected in VN in 13 years
10/12/2017 7:36:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Only in 2004 did Vietnam began implementing legal action to protect plant varieties. 

HCM City to host 21st Asian Science Park Association conference
10/12/2017 4:55:54 PM (GMT+7)
 Some 400 delegates from 20 countries and territories will attend the 21st Annual Conference of the Asian Science Park Association (ASPA) scheduled for October 19-21 in Ho Chi Minh City. 

Vietnam’s mycology sector seeks international cooperation
10/12/2017 10:30:43 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese and foreign scientists are exchanging outcomes of mycological researches at the Asian Mycological Congress 2017 that opened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 11. 

Low price of electricity generated by bagasse discourages investors
10/11/2017 2:17:03 PM (GMT+7)
Sugar mill owners remain cautious about plans to generate electricity from bagasse, while experts say the low price of electricity produced from bagasse makes investors hesitate to invest in the field.