The awarding ceremony (Photo: SGGP)

12 organizations, individuals win I-Star Awards 2019

The Department of Science and Technology on October 19 gave the I-Star Awards 2019 and cash prizes worth VND50 million (US$2,149) each to 12 organizations and individuals for their outstanding startup and innovation achievements.

Tax policies still unapproachable to science-technology businesses in HCMC

Tax policies still unapproachable to science-technology businesses in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Science and Technology has lately launched various activities and policies to support companies to register for a science-technology business (STB) certificate to enjoy preferential conditions. However, these favorable policies seem still out of reach to them.

HCMC Science-Technology Business Club launched

HCMC Science-Technology Business Club launched

A new club specially for science-technology companies in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) was formally launched in yesterday conference ‘Developing Science-Technology Businesses in HCMC’.

Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan delivers his speech in the conference. (Photo by Vietnam News Agency)

Steering committee on AI to be established in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Information and Communications is going to cooperate with the HCMC Department of Science and Technology to offer guidance for the HCMC People’s Committee to form a steering committee on artificial intelligence (AI) research and implementation in the city from 2019 – 2025.

Innovative startup activities always attract much attention of the young

Science-technology value to be purposely increased

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Science and Technology (DoST) has continuously organized various activities to boost scientific research and development which are closely linked with innovative startup in hope of actively contributing to social-economic growth and creating a strong foundation for other industries operating in the city.
Poster of the competition (Photo: SGGP)

Competition for adolescence in HCMC launched

The Communist Youth Union and the Department of Science and Technology, the Department of Education and Training, the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology associations in Ho Chi Minh City launched the 13th creative competition for adolescence

At the launching ceremony (Photo: Ministry of Science and Technology)

Community initiative contest launched

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Science and Technology’s Kham Pha magazine June 8 launched a contest for community initiative 2017.
Startup businesspersons are working in Saigon Innovation Hub (Photo: SGGP)

Startup businesses get access to aid of $87,977

The Department of Science and Technology in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday organized a seminar to guide startup businesses to apply for aid from the SpeedUp 2017 program in Saigon Innovation Hub (SIHUB).