Vietnam has become an ideal destination for international technological businesses. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam aiming to boost its innovation index

Witnessing a satisfying increase of 3 positions to 42 out of 129 nations/economies in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2019 and realizing the importance of innovation to the national development, Vietnam is planning to put more focus on improving this rating via a series of practical activities.

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.

ADB loan to boost Vietnam’s financial development

ADB loan to boost Vietnam’s financial development

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) yesterday approved a $100 million policy-based loan to develop Vietnam’s finance sector, aiming to support long-term economic growth and tackle rising income inequality.

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.

Illustrative Image (Source: VNA

New policies boost domestic automobile production

The use of effective policies in the automobile sector since the beginning of the year has boosted the production and assembling of automobile and better controlled imported vehicles in the first six months of 2018.