Blockchain Forum on trends and development visions, held by the Ministry of Science and Technology. Photo by Nguyen Tuong

Vietnam shows genuine interest in Blockchain technology

The Blockchain has been mentioned much lately in official media in Vietnam. Many conferences on Blockchain technology and their implementation in life have been held, attracting Vietnamese businesses, startups, and technology experts. The Vietnamese government also displays their keen interest in this promising technology.

Students of Hanoi University of Science and Technology regularly attend practice sessions in research academies and laboratories

State-owned universities to aim at financial autonomy

The revised draft law on higher education (hereafter the Draft) is urgently sent by the National Assembly Committee for Culture, Education, Youth, Adolescents and Children to universities nationwide for opinions and recommendations. Yet in the Draft, many issues are not mentioned, one very important of which is the topic of autonomy in state-owned units, as stated in Resolution No.19 of the 6th Plenum of the Party Central Committee issued in October 2017.

Vietnamese agencies to inspect, remedy problems mentioned by Japanese firms

Vietnamese agencies to inspect, remedy problems mentioned by Japanese firms

Japan External Trade Organization (Jetro) hosted a talk between Japanese enterprises and Vietnamese agencies about export import problems and food safety and hygiene standards yesterday, when agency representatives directly responded to some mentions by the enterprises and said that relevant ministries would immediately inspect and remedy other problems in HCMC.
Legal auto import advantages to remain

Legal auto import advantages to remain

The Ministry of Industry and Trade will likely continue to require importers of complete built up (CPU) cars with less than nine seats to show proof that they are authorised dealers for foreign automakers. The requirement was mentioned in the ministry’s Circular 20, which came into effect in June 2011 but was scheduled to become invalid on July 1 this year.

Health authority asks verification of human organ sale

After some articles mentioned in a human kidney trade ring were released, the Department of Medical Examination and Treatment under  the Ministry of Health asked hospitals which carried out kidney transplantation to report before September 20.
Seasonings industry shows great potential in Vietnam

Seasonings industry shows great potential in Vietnam

The seasonings manufacturing industry is rarely given any importance and is not even mentioned as a field of business, however, during the present economic situation it has shown that it has great potential and can be developed to suit consumer taste.

SPT resolves dispute with workers

After an article in Saigon Giai Phong Newspaper on July 18, the Labor Council of Saigon Post and Telecommunication Services (SPT) began negotiations on labor disputes mentioned in the article.
WBA start search for new head coach

WBA start search for new head coach

LONDON, Feb 7, 2011 (AFP) - West Bromwich will take their time before naming a successor as coach to Roberto Di Matteo, who was sacked on Sunday although several names are already being mentioned.
Indonesian president demands action in wiretap scandal

Indonesian president demands action in wiretap scandal

JAKARTA, Nov 5, 2009 (AFP) - Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Thursday demanded the suspension of top police and prosecutors mentioned in wiretap recordings exposing an alleged plot to frame anti-graft investigators.
Potential of Cultural Integration in 2007

Potential of Cultural Integration in 2007

Integration is a term that has been continuously mentioned since the end of 2006, especially after Viet Nam becoming a member of WTO. Cultural integration is an inevitable tendency.