Over 8,300 cyber attacks reported in Vietnam

Over 8,300 cyber attacks reported in Vietnam

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) yesterday held a rehearsal on cyber security themed ‘Improve the Ability to Analyze, Investigate, Rescue, and Solve Cyber Information Security Issues’ in Ho Chi Minh City.

HCMC supports Soc Trang Province in startup activities

HCMC supports Soc Trang Province in startup activities

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Science and Technology has just signed a cooperation agreement with its counterpart in the southern province of Soc Trang to develop the science and technology field in the period from 2019 – 2020, focusing on innovative startup activities.
Robotics and AI increasingly popular in VN

Robotics and AI increasingly popular in VN

The 5th annual international conference of Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP), themed ‘Robots and Artificial Intelligence’, has just been held in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), attracting many domestic and international speakers.
Mobile phone users concerning about off-network call fee

Mobile phone users concerning about off-network call fee

Giant mobile networks in Vietnam, including MobiFone, Viettel, and VinaPhone, have officially offered the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) service since November 16, 2018 for all postpaid subscribers. However, report showed that on the first day, only a few hundred customers used this service.

The ‘Vietnamese Talent Awards 2018’. Photo by VTV

Vietnamese Talent Awards 2018 honors excellent domestic projects

The annual ‘Vietnamese Talent Awards 2018’ was held yesterday in the Soviet-Vietnamese Friendship Palace in Hanoi, announcing 2 second prizes, 5 third prizes, and 7 consolation prizes in the fields of information technology (IT), medicine, and environment.

The Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh delivered a presentation in the conference. Photo by MC

International connections to boost innovative startup activities

The conference ‘Innovation, Community, and Impact: Protocol for the Future’ has just been jointly held in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) by the open forum Kambria and Lixibox. It has brought about a comprehensive overview and international collaboration opportunities to the innovative startup community in Vietnam.

Ewater Company, a science – technology business in HCMC, is conducting a consultation session on solutions and equipment for industrial boilers. Photo by Tan Ba

Science – technology businesses to be purposely developed

The Vietnamese government has adopted the policy to foster the growth of science – technology companies via various favorable conditions for organizations and individuals to implement advanced research results into production and trading activities while boosting the commercialization process of these results. This is expected to greatly contribute to the sio-economic growth.

Using e-wallet application ZaloPay to scan QR Code to pay for merchandise easily

E-payment possessing benefits as well as drawbacks

Thanks to advanced technologies, at the moment, there are various choices of digital payment such as electronic wallet or service account for online shopping. All of them seem highly convenient, yet also have potential dangers that require caution when used.