Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Bui The Duy delivered a speech at the 2019 Vietnam Artificial Intelligence day (AI4VN). (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam faces challenges in developing AI

A shortage of resources as well as a modest number of AI firms have been the biggest challenges for the development of artificial intelligence (AI) in Vietnam, said Bui The Duy, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology.
ADB tourism infrastructure project to boost inclusive growth in Vietnam

ADB tourism infrastructure project to boost inclusive growth in Vietnam

Following the signing of the overall $45 million loan agreement with the Ministry of Finance, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Provincial People’s Committees (PPC) of Hoa Binh, Nghe An, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue signed today the specific project agreements for the Second Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Tourism Infrastructure for Inclusive Growth Project.


Using an e-wallet to pay for transport services. (Photo:  SGGP)

Cutting edge technologies boosting digital economy transformation in Vietnam

Since its appearance, the digital economy in Vietnam has offered various services to serve people’s needs. Domestic information technology (IT) enterprises, therefore, have excitingly jumped in to use state-of-the-art technologies to create new platforms, utility applications, and services, bringing impressive profits to business owners and the government at the same time.

World Bank, Japan support Vietnam to improve tax system

World Bank, Japan support Vietnam to improve tax system

The World Bank and the State Bank of Vietnam yesterday signed a financing agreement for a grant worth US$4.2 million provided by the Japanese Government to carry out the Revenue Administration Reform Support Project.

Foreign tourists to Vietnam top 1.31 mln in July

Foreign tourists to Vietnam top 1.31 mln in July

International tourist arrivals to Vietnam topped 1.31 million in July, up 11 percent month-on-month and 10.7 percent year-on-year, said the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) on July 26.
Vietnam to make dengue fever vaccine

Vietnam to make dengue fever vaccine

Trial testing of dengue fever vaccine made by Sanofi Pasteur in Vietnam was a success without any incident on 2,336 children aged 2 to 14 in the Mekong delta provinces of Tien Giang and An Giang.