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Microsoft Office Specialist Championship launched

Microsoft Office Specialist Championship launched

The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) World Championship 2018 in Vietnam was launched on December 5 by the Ho Chi Minh Central Youth Union and IIG Vietnam, an organisation for testing and educational quality accreditation.

Tariff cuts are bolstering FDI from APEC members

Tariff cuts are bolstering FDI from APEC members

Representatives from Toray International-one of Japan’s largest producers of clothing items-are expected to come to Vietnam next month to work with authorities of Quang Ninh province on a major plant in the province, also its first in Vietnam.

US President’s visit galvanises firms

US President’s visit galvanises firms

As the US and Vietnam seek to deepen economic ties, US President Donald Trump’s upcoming visit to Vietnam is expected to create a positive attitude among the US business community, which is likely to unlock further bilateral trade and investment opportunities.

Vietnamese Ambassador visits Washington

Vietnamese Ambassador visits Washington

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh has paid a visit to the State of Washington, during which he met Governor Jay Inslee, worked with leaders of Boeing and joined talks with businesses from Seattle and surrounding areas.

Microsoft Vietnam gets new CEO

Microsoft Vietnam gets new CEO

Microsoft Vietnam has officially announced it was appointing Aung San Maung from Myanmar as its new acting CEO in Vietnam, a position which was held by Vu Minh Tri for seven years.

Microsoft to help train computer workers in HCM City

Microsoft to help train computer workers in HCM City

VOV.VN - Microsoft announced today (June 16) that it would introduce several innovative programs to recruit and train computer and software professionals for the Ho Chi Minh City workforce, reported the Vietnam News Agency.

Cyber-attacks have become a fact of life

Cyber-attacks have become a fact of life

Five days after being released, the WannaCry ransomware has infected more than 300,000 devices in over 150 countries worldwide, as reported by the United States Homeland Security Advisor.

FPT steps up cooperation with French groups

FPT steps up cooperation with French groups

Vietnamese Ambassador to France Nguyen Ngoc Son hoped that FPT Corporation, a Vietnamese information technology company, and French enterprises will sign cooperation agreements, especially in information and technology service supply.

Smart home gadgets fail to find a mass market

Smart home gadgets fail to find a mass market

VOV.VN - The vision of the smart home has been around for decades and it is a hyped trend that has failed to take off and find a mass market, according to a survey by Accenture digital, a leading US global technology consultant.

Agriculture minister explains new regulations to US firms

Agriculture minister explains new regulations to US firms

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong explained several new regulations regarding agriculture during a working session in Hanoi on March 8 with Senior Vice President of the US-ASEAN Business Council Michael Michalak.

Monre collaborates with Microsoft to enhance IT potential

Monre collaborates with Microsoft to enhance IT potential

On March 1, the Department of Information Technology under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) and US tech giant Microsoft Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote collaboration, particularly in the information technology development.

Hour of Code Vietnam reaches the highest record

Hour of Code Vietnam reaches the highest record

Microsoft and Vietnet Information Technology and Communication Center (Vietnet-ICT) have announced a “Minecraft” coding tutorial for students and educators, created especially for the third-annual Hour of Code, a campaign to broaden global participation in computer science.