The product from SHTP Labs’ research (on the left) and its similar product (on the right). Photo: SGGP

Vietnamese commercialized research results poorly protected

It is not easy at all for a research result to be successfully commercialized. Yet it is even more challenging to protect the fame of this newly introduced product. In Vietnam, this process has revealed many weaknesses, calling upon more effective methods from the authorities to timely amend the situation.
Mytel officially introduced the first 5G network in Myanmar on August 5

Viettel launches first 5G network in Myanmar

Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) officially launched the 5G technology in Myanmar on August 5 via Mytel, its Myanmar’s branch name.

Domestic and international scientists are discussing in the 4th international conference on computational science and engineering (ICCSE-4) in HCMC. Photo by T.Ba

Computational science institute to focus more on practical research

Since its establishment in 2008 by the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee, the Institute for Computational Science and Technology (ICST) has been able to attract several Vietnamese experts in the field of science-technology to aid the economic transformation process and the boost of hi-tech industries in the city. It is now striving to concentrate more on highly applicable research to help the public as well as businesses in need.

The official launch of the Thua Thien – Hue Province operation center for a smart city

Thua Thien-Hue Province operation center for smart city formally launched

The People’s Committee of the central province of Thua Thien – Hue yesterday cooperated with the Ministry of Information and Communications, Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group, and Quang Trung Software City to organize an investment promotion conference for information technology (IT) and announced the launch of Thua Thien – Hue Province operation center for a smart city.

The ceremony to announce GII 2019 in India

Vietnam increases 3 places in Global Innovation Index 2019

Vietnam has risen three places to rank 42th out of the 129 nations and economies in the Global Innovation Index 2019 (GII 2019), according to the announcement of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) yesterday in India.

The signing ceremony in the event

Singapore expands GIA to HCMC

Enterprise Singapore, the state unit under the Singaporean Ministry of Trade and Industry, officially announced the expansion of the Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) to Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) to boost startup activities between Singapore and Vietnam.

Vietnamese AI Festival to kick off in August

Vietnamese AI Festival to kick off in August

Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Bui The Duy has just announced in the recent press conference that his ministry is going to cooperate with the Ministry of Planning and Investment and Hanoi University of Science and Technology to hold a national festival for Artificial Intelligence (AI) named AI4VN 2019 in the upcoming August.

Vietnam ETE 2019 welcomes various modern, innovative devices

Vietnam ETE 2019 welcomes various modern, innovative devices

Two simultaneous exhibitions, namely the 12th International on Electrical Technology & Equipment (Vietnam ETE 2019) and the 9th International Exhibition on Products and Technologies of Energy Saving & Green Power (ENERTEC EXPO 2019), were launched yesterday at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), located in District 7 of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).

Vietnamese software professionals are working in Global CyberSoft Co., located in Quang Trung Software City. Photo by T.Ba

IT businesses in HCMC need more innovations, breakthroughs

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung yesterday worked with domestic information technology (IT) companies of the southern region in Quang Trung Software City (Ho Chi Minh City) to form feasible solutions for the development of ‘Make in Vietnam’ IT staples since these businesses can only answer 30 percent of the market needs.