Doctors are using robots to perform a brain operation at 115 People’s Hospital. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC makes breakthrough in smart healthcare

The application of digital and smart technologies in healthcare tasks in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has achieved great results lately. The city is now carrying out various projects, aiming at forming a modern, high-quality medical system to keep up with neighboring nations.

AI programs encourage startups to pay more attention to this aspect to develop HCMC. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC determines to promote AI application for socio-economic development

The authorities of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) since November 2018 have strived to implement information technology (IT) and focused on scientific-technological research in the process of establishing a smart city and becoming the national leader during Industry 4.0. In order to fulfill that task, the city has chosen Artificial Intelligence (AI) as the foundation, and has come up with its own detailed plan.

Great potential of 5G development in Vietnam

Great potential of 5G development in Vietnam

Despite successful 5G pilots of major mobile network providers in Vietnam, this innovative technology has not been exploited to the fullest in the country yet. However, with the incident of Covid-19 come several opportunities to make better use of 5G in answering the demands of the community.

Smart city building needing synchronous link to urban common system

Smart city building needing synchronous link to urban common system

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee yesterday held a working session with Advanced International Joint Stock Company (AIC) and leaders from agencies to introduce guidance on technological solutions and investment implementation for smart city construction in district level.

Ian Gibbons, Consul General of the UK in Ho Chi Minh City ( L) and director of the HCMC’s Department of Transport, Tran Quang Lam hands over agreements. (Photo: VNA)

HCMC, UK cooperate in smart city building

A Memorandum of Understanding for a project of using smart ticket system for the city’s public transport network was signed between the HCMC’s Department of Transport, the municipal Construction Department and the Consulate General of the United Kingdom in Ho Chi Minh City on July 17.
HCM City and IFC officials pose for a photo (Photo: VNA)

IFC to assist HCM City in building smart city

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) will help Ho Chi Minh City to build a smart city plan, IFC Vice President for Asia and Pacific Nena Stoiljkovic told Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem on April 12.