The app ‘Nha Be Online’ can be easily used on a mobile device. (Photo: SGGP)

Nha Be District using AI, remote sensing images to serve citizens

After the successful introduction of ‘Nha Be Online’ app last year to monitor construction status, at the moment, Nha Be District in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is planning to employ AI in rating citizen satisfaction with state officers and remote sensing images to manage its resources.

The technical team is handling information sent from smart cameras in District 1. (Photo: SGGP)

Monitoring camera system proves effective in public security maintenance

A series of monitoring cameras have been installed in several districts of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). They are connected to form a digital public security system for each district. Thanks to the data captured by them, the police have been able to solve many crimes, from minor to serious, in order to ensure safety of citizens living in the city.

Students of the University of Science (Vietnam National University – HCMC) are researching for smart traffic light systems able to adjust themselves according to traffic density. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC determines to encourage AI development

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee has just organized a meeting about strategy planning for the national Artificial Intelligence (AI) development and preparation tasks for the upcoming Vietnam AI Festival 2020. The meeting revealed the municipal authorities’ strong will to boost AI programs in the city.

Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong

AI offering precious chances for HCMC to develop: Chairman of People’s Committee

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee and the World Bank today co-organized the conference ‘International and Domestic Experience in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research and Application – Recommendations for HCMC’, aiming at establishing an AI implementation ecosystem from 2019 – 2025 and forming feasible solutions for AI development programs in the city until 2020.

Cancer Hospital employs robots, AI in treating cancer

Cancer Hospital employs robots, AI in treating cancer

Deputy Health Minister Professor Nguyen Viet Tien praised the Hanoi-based Cancer Hospital for applying technologies to improve cancer treatment including employing robots in operation, radiation therapy and artificial intelligence in treatment chart, building telemedicine to support its satellite infirmaries and big data.
Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan delivers a speech at the meeting. (Photo by Viet Dung)

HCMC wants to be equal to developed nations in telecommunications infrastructure

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) should offer 5G technology citywide in 2022 at the latest so that its telecommunications infrastructure would be equivalent to developed urban areas like New York City, asked Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung in the working session with the HCMC People’s Committee yesterday on information and communications development from 2019 – 2020.
Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Nguyen Thien Nhan at the meeting (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC wishes to make drones

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee asked the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) to allow it to experiment new products in the Saigon Hi-tech Park and Quang Trung Software City including drones, driverless cars, organic waste treatment technologies, Artificial Intelligence (AI) in medical check-up and smart traffic control.