Winners receive HCM City’s 2018 I-Star Awards for creativity, innovation and business start-ups. — VNS

11 winners get HCM City’s I-Star Awards

Eleven individuals and businesses were yesterday conferred the 2018 I-Star Award and a cash prize of VND50 million (US$2,140) for their creativity, innovation and services rendered to the community.
The startups of the Republic of Korea are considering Vietnamese products in the Innovative Startup Market held in HCMC.

International cooperation becoming practical solution for innovative startups

Many startup activities have been effectively held lately and many innovative models have been successfully replicated throughout Vietnam, especially in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). At the moment, supporting units for startup businesses in this city are actively connecting to their international counterparts to improve the quality of those activities in the near future.
The air filter machine is highly valued by visitors

Techmart on medical equipment held in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Science and Technology and the HCMC Medical Equipment Association on October 11 jointly held Techmart 2018 ‘Medical Technology, Equipment, and Environmental Solutions for Hospitals and Clinics’.
Mr. Tran Anh Tuan and Ms. Nguyen Binh Minh with their EcoBricks

EcoBricks formally introduced in Vietnam

Despite being a very familiar concept with international environment lovers, it is not until 2018 that EcoBricks is officially introduced in Vietnam.
Workshop on MEMS technology launched in HCMC

Workshop on MEMS technology launched in HCMC

The Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP) organized the second forum on Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS Forum 2018) with the theme ‘Grab the trend – Nurture creations’ on September 27 and 28.
Smart solutions to solve global issue of plastic pollution

Smart solutions to solve global issue of plastic pollution

“Rethink plastic Vietnam” seminar was held yesterday in HCMC with the participant of Dr. Carel Richter, Consul General of the Netherlands in HCMC; Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Natural Resources and Environment (DoNRE), Dutch Business Association Vietnam, domestic, international researchers and businesses.
Software programmers work in Quang Trung Software City. Photo by Viet Dung

Monopoly worries IT businesses

The Investment and Trade Promotion Center of Ho Chi Minh City (ITPC) and the city’s Department of Information and Communications on September 18 jointly organized a discussion session between Information & Communications Technology (ICT) businesses and the municipal authorities.