Foreign investors pouring more money in Vietnamese fintech firms
11/17/2017 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Foreign investment funds and technology firms have poured hundreds of millions of dollars in Vietnamese fintech firms in anticipation of an increase in non-cash payments in the country. 

VNCERT orders quick action against CoinHive
11/17/2017 12:05:27 PM (GMT+7)
The Viet Nam Computer Emergency Response Team has ordered all cybersecurity units at State agencies, enterprises and banks from the central to the local level to guard against the CoinHive malicious code.

Awards honour Vietnamese talents nationwide
11/17/2017 11:13:39 AM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnam Talent Awards 2017 were presented in Hanoi on November 16, honouring persons with practical inventions and initiatives.

Scientists take first step to digitize Vietnamese knowledge system
11/16/2017 8:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The Prime Minister has approved a project on developing a digitized system which systematizes, stores and disseminates Vietnamese knowledge in many fields.

Techfest wraps up with fruitful commercial affairs
11/16/2017 5:07:06 PM (GMT+7)
 Nearly 29 commercial deals with total investment of more than US$4.5 million have been committed as a result of investment matching activities at the national innovative start-up festival Techfest 2017.

Techfest 2017: $4.5 million committed for Vietnamese startups
11/16/2017 11:40:04 AM (GMT+7)
The innovation and start-up festival Techfest wrapped up in Hanoi on November 15 with 29 investments worth more than $4.5 million committed for startups and 170 investment and business connections.

Vietnam’s first member of Academy of Overseas Sciences
11/16/2017 12:14:43 AM (GMT+7)
 Associate Professor Nguyen Ngoc Dien from the University of Economics and Law, Vietnam, will be admitted to the French Academy of Overseas Sciences on November 17.

Apple Vietnam complains about sub-licensing requirements
11/15/2017 8:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Apple Vietnam has asked that some requirements on import examination be removed  to shorten the time needed for customs clearance. 

Teams pitch smart cities solutions for Vietnam
11/15/2017 2:57:44 PM (GMT+7)
Team GridComm along with their partner G Element, a 3D software company focusing on smart cities and buildings, won first place and a prize of US$5,000 at the Smart City Innovation Challenge Demo Day.

Techfest Vietnam 2017 opens in Hanoi
11/15/2017 11:02:38 AM (GMT+7)
 The annual startup promotion event Techfest Vietnam 2017, themed “Ecosystem connect”, began in Hanoi on November 14.

Should IT firms do software outsourcing or focus on high added-value products?
11/14/2017 8:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnamese IT firms should strive toward new technology trends such as Cloud, Mobility and Big Data rather than continue doing low-level software outsourcing, experts say.

Techfest connects investors and start-ups
11/12/2017 7:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Science and Technology is leading a Government project on supporting a national innovative start-up eco-system. VNS speaks to Tran Van Tung, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology.