Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has called on the US to facilitate cooperation between the city and US partners to establish a start-up ecosystem, promote innovation, and develop smart city project and innovation centre in the city.
The national innovation and start-up festival Techfest 2017 is going to take place under the theme “Start-up Ecosystem Connect” in Hanoi on November 14-15.
As the concept of ‘good food, good life’ becomes more commonplace in Vietnam, consumers are paying more attention to what they consume on a daily basis.
In the context of more and more fashion brands entering the Vietnamese market and gaining significant market share, domestic firms in the fashion industry have to draw up solutions to regain market share and seize back their position.
An initiative backed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) on an island off central Vietnam is contributing to protect the Earth’s vital ocean ecosystems.
Ensuring water security is becoming an urgent matter of Vietnam in the context that climate change is causing bad impact on all aspects of the life from socio-economic affairs to the environment and ecosystem, heard a conference in Hanoi on April 19.
VOV.VN - On the face of it, social enterprises seem to make perfectly good sense for a country like Vietnam, said Thai Thi Huyen Nga, program officer of the Centre for Social Entrepreneurship Development at a recent conference in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - The city of Hanoi and Microsoft today (Mar. 14) signed an agreement to collaborate on an endeavour to transform the capital into a smart city.
An ecosystem-based climate change adaptation project sponsored by the German Federal Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Building and Nuclear Safety in Vietnam made strides in 2016.
Both residents and visitors to Ly Son Island in the central province of Quang Ngai are concerned about a construction boom that can destroy the unique natural landscape on the island.
International and domestic experts gathered at a workshop organised by the World Bank in Hanoi on December 5 to identify Vietnamese agricultural brand names on the international market.
Vietnam still lacks a complete ecosystem for startups to develop successfully, analysts say.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has urged ministries and sectors to conduct specific activities to realise Government’s policies of encouraging startups whose development is considered a chance for Vietnam to speed up growth and narrow down development gap with other countries.
Vietnam is mulling possible incentives to boost its startup ecosystem, with special emphasis put on establishing private investment funds involving local and foreign investors.
Ly Son Island is becoming an attractive destination for domestic and foreign visitors because of its unique natural landscape.
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and 21 municipal and provincial authorities signed an agreement in Hanoi on September 22 to jointly create a favourable business environment.
Indicators relating to the sea water quality in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue provinces are mostly within allowable limits, with the contents of iron, phenol and cyanide declining remarkably, heard a conference in Hanoi on September 20.
The role of international “angel investors” in Vietnam’s startup ecosystem was discussed at a seminar in Hanoi on September 12.
When US President Barack Obama met with young Vietnamese at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi in May during his visit to Vietnam, a woman presented him with a conical hat and a T-shirt imprinted with the slogan “Save Son Doong”.
VOV.VN - Three teachers and 19 students from the Hanoi-Amsterdam Gifted High School are in Israel to take part in a special programme on robotics and startups at Hakfar HaYarok high school in Tel Aviv from August 2-11.