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.

Saigon Innovative Hub supports development of startup ecosystems

Saigon Innovative Hub supports development of startup ecosystems

In the framework of the aiding program to promote the establishment of innovative startup ecosystems, Saigon Innovative Hub (SIHUB) has just organized a training session about methods to initialize supporting services for innovative startup activities.

HCMC accounts for nearly half of national startups

HCMC accounts for nearly half of national startups

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) takes the lead in the number of startups in Vietnam, making up around 45 percent out of the total 3,000 businesses, according to statistics presented in the recent working session between the Department of Science and Technology of HCMC and Thua Thien - Hue Province.

MultiGlass to represent Vietnam in Startup World Cup 2020

MultiGlass to represent Vietnam in Startup World Cup 2020

The product MultiGlass – smart glasses for the handicapped won the first position in the contest ‘National Talented Innovative Startup 2019’. It will represent Vietnam to join the Startup World Cup 2020, to be held in San Francisco (in the US) next year.

12 Vietnamese startups enter ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards

12 Vietnamese startups enter ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards

The organization board of ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards (RBSA) has just formally announced the list of 12 Vietnamese startups allowed to participate in the regional final round to be held in Malaysia in January 2020.

Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Tran Van Tung is delivering his speech

Mekong Delta region promotes innovative startup ecosystem

The Ministry of Science and Technology yesterday cooperated with the People’ Committee of Can Tho City to organize a technology – equipment market and a festival for innovative startups in the Mekong Delta (Techmart -Techfest Mekong 2019).

40 projects entering final round of I-Star 2019

40 projects entering final round of I-Star 2019

The annual I-Star Awards (I-Star 2019) for innovative startups in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) announced the 40 most outstanding projects to enter the final voting round, lasting until the end of this September.

Startup Testuru is introducing its project in the event Vietnam Startup Day 2019. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam Startup Day 2019 welcomes several innovative ideas

Vietnam Startup Day 2019 has just been held in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), attracting the participation of more than 200 typical creative startup models in the nation as well as from other countries, greatly impressing investors and visitors with its outstanding value.

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’.