Vietnam’s reliance on imports in agriculture leaves less profit for farmers
15/01/2015 (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam had a bumper 2014 with bountiful crops and high farm produce export prices, but farmers believe there is nothing to be happy about.

Vietnam’s greatest technology achievements in 2014
05/01/2015 (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – Achievements in building material technology, healthcare and agriculture were the best in the technology field in 2014.

Investors pour cash into large-scale agricultural projects
24/10/2014 (GMT+7)
With the Economic Large-Scale Production (ELSP) model being implemented more frequently in Vietnam, more companies are looking to invest in agricultural production as it becomes more profitable and efficient.

HCM City promotes supporting industry – hi tech link
22/07/2014 (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City is seeking to boost ties between the supporting industry and high technology sector, as well as support the development of both, towards luring more foreign investment,

Political Headlines 22/1
22/01/2014 (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam, RoK speed up free trade talks; Leaders convey Tet greetings, laud work for national causes; Politburo member visits Long An border guards

More FDI licences to be revoked
07/08/2013 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Foreign Direct investment (FDI) projects that have expired but not yet re-registered, will be revoked after February 1st next year, according to a newly issued directive from the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Vietnamese still like old-generation BlackBerries
14/06/2013 (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – While touch-screen smart phones are dominating the market, a lot of Vietnamese still favor old generation BlackBerries with QWERTY keyboard.

High technology lends a hand to money laundring crimes
06/06/2013 (GMT+7)
The Internet has been exploited by crimes to wash dirty money. The Vietnamese police have discovered and taken investigations against the behaviors. However, the current legal loopholes make it difficult to charge the money laundry on the crimes.

What will Samsung bring to Vietnam?
23/04/2013 (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – It’s obvious that the existence of Samsung’s factory in Bac Ninh province has helped changed the face of a small province adjacent to Hanoi. But…

Developing IC industry: better late than never
26/03/2013 (GMT+7)
HCM City has kicked off the project to develop the IC industry, planning to make investment in all phases from training, designing to production and commercialization.

Smartphone war heats up, blockbuster products brought to Vietnam
14/03/2013 (GMT+7)
Big technology groups in the world have landed in Vietnam, bringing with them their latest-generations blockbusters.

Hi-tech GPS bugs flooding the market
12/03/2013 (GMT+7)
It’s so easy to do wiretapping nowadays with the support of high technology. The next-generation bugs tend to be smaller and have more useful features, including the global positioning GPS.

Vietnam’s high technology law sets overly high requirements on investors
06/02/2013 (GMT+7)
Involved parties still argue about how “high technology projects” means.

Ultrabooks hit the market in masses, getting cheaper than ever
20/01/2013 (GMT+7)
Modern ultrabooks priced at a little over VND10 million have appeared on the shelves of supermarkets instead of the products with sky high prices of VND15 million dong and higher.

Auto, motorbike production to be listed as high technologies?
05/12/2012 (GMT+7)
The automobile and motorbike industries are not the subject to any investment encouragement policies. However, the government has been urged to change the current situation.

iPhone 5 to be distributed officially in Vietnam, hi-tech fans get excited
24/11/2012 (GMT+7)
The Vietnamese Apple fans’ community now holds its breath waiting for the day iPhone 5s to be distributed officially in Vietnam, just some days before the Christmas.