The Prime Minister and other participant in the announcement of the Vietnam Innovation Network. Photo by VGP.

Vietnam to focus on building AI research center

In the framework of the event ‘Connecting Vietnam Innovation Network 2018’, the Vietnam Innovation Network was launched yesterday, along with the dialogue between the stage government and scientists.

The Robot Robotacon is a large-scale competition for students of all grades

Robot Robotacon 2018 launched in HCMC

The sixth robot talent contest ‘Robot Robotacon – WRO 2018’ took place on August 18 – 19, 2018 in the Military Zone 7 Competition Center, in Phu Nhuan District of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
Health ministry launches “Healthy Lung” portal

Health ministry launches “Healthy Lung” portal

The Medical Examination and Treatment Department under the Ministry of Health, in coordination with the AstraZeneca multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company, launched the “Healthy Lung” portal in Hanoi on August 16.

International conference on astronomy launched in Quy Nhon

International conference on astronomy launched in Quy Nhon

The international conference ‘Very High Energy Phenomena in the Universe’ was held yesterday at the International Center for Interdisciplinary Science and Education (ICESE), located in Quy Hoa Valley of the central city of Quy Nhon.

Mobile phone numbers conversion to affect  60 million subscribers nationwide

Mobile phone numbers conversion to affect 60 million subscribers nationwide

All major mobile phone service providers in Vietnam, consisting of VinaPhone, Viettel, MobiFone, and Vietnamobile, reported that they have successfully piloted the number conversion process from 11-digit to 10-digit. It is supposed that the official conversion will be launched on September 15 in accordance with the guideline of the Ministry of Information and Communications.
“Must-taste” vegan foods in HCMC

“Must-taste” vegan foods in HCMC

Vegetarian buffet “Saigon with vegetarian dishes” is often launched within one month starting the first day of the seventh lunar month (on August 10) and ending on September 10.
Dredging Ruot Ngua canal is one of activities in response to the World Cleanup Day 2018 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC undertakes activities in response to World Cleanup Day 2018

In response to the World Cleanup Day 2018 as well as contribute to the program “ Reducing environment pollution for the period 2016-2020”, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Natural Resources and Environment has launched a campaign to tackle environmental issues eliminating pollution hotspots.
Country’s biggest modern cinema launched in HCMC

Country’s biggest modern cinema launched in HCMC

CJ CGV Vietnam (CGV), a subsidiary of South Korea's CJ Group, opened its 60th cinema complex at the Landmark 81 in HCMC which is the highest skyscraper in Vietnam until now.