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More research needed to sustain smart HCM City: expert

More research needed to sustain smart HCM City: expert

Ho Chi Minh City needs to further back research if it wants to apply new technologies in public administration, especially in the context of its plans to become a smart city, a senior researcher has said.

Quang Ninh: makeover begins for smart city

Quang Ninh: makeover begins for smart city

The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh will focus its resources on carrying out nine component projects under a blueprint to turn Ha Long city into a smart urban area by 2020.

Measures discussed for HCM City smart urban development

Measures discussed for HCM City smart urban development

The Ho Chi Minh City Institute for Development Studies (HIDS) and Vietnamese – Germany University (VGU) held a scientific seminar on June 7 to discuss opportunities and integrated management towards building a smart city.

Hanoi hopes to enhance relations with RoK

Hanoi hopes to enhance relations with RoK

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung expressed his hope that Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kim Do-hyun will serve as a bridge connecting Hanoi and the RoK’s localities while hosting the newly-accredited diplomat on May 28.

HCM City learns from Tel Aviv’s experience in smart city building

HCM City learns from Tel Aviv’s experience in smart city building

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan had talks with Mayor of Tel Aviv Ron Huldai in the Israeli city on May 22 to discuss bilateral cooperation, especially in developing a smart city, high technology and start-up ecosystem.

HCM City prioritises luring FDI in urban development

HCM City prioritises luring FDI in urban development

Ho Chi Minh City is giving the priority to luring new-generation foreign direct invest (FDI) in the fields of high technology and urban development, along with FDI attraction in the four main industries and two traditional sectors.

Can Tho sets to develop smart city

Can Tho sets to develop smart city

Domestic and foreign experts gathered at a conference held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on May 21 to share smart solutions to the management of urban area for sustainable and prosperous development to meet the increasing demand of local residents, organisations and enterprises.

HCM City boosts administrative reform to become smart city

HCM City boosts administrative reform to become smart city

VOV.VN - Last year, Ho Chi Minh City attracted US$6.6 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI). In the first quarter of this year, FDI totaled US$1.4 billion and the city is calling for FDI resources for key projects, including a plan for a smart city.

Hatching a smart city after 43 years

Hatching a smart city after 43 years

After 43 years of liberation and development, Ho Chi Minh City has been steadily transforming itself into a more modern and sustainable city. The next step is to become a smart city in the era of Industry 4.0.

HCM City towards clean energy solutions in smart city building

HCM City towards clean energy solutions in smart city building

Experts and scientists have discussed how to promote the application of technological solutions to produce clean energy, and form communities using smart energy, towards making over Ho Chi Minh City as a smart city in a seminar on April 20.

Da Nang, FPT cooperate to build ‘smart’ city

Da Nang, FPT cooperate to build ‘smart’ city

The central city of Da Nang and FPT, a Vietnamese software giant, inked on April 19 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on building Da Nang as a ‘smart city’ for the 2018-20 period.

IFC to assist HCM City in building smart city

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.

HCM City works with Singaporean group to build smart city

HCM City works with Singaporean group to build smart city

VOV.VN - Nguyen Thanh Phong, chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee, received Loh Chin Hua, CEO of Keppel Land Limited from Singapore on April 4 to discuss cooperation measures for innovation and smart city building.

Da Nang to build smart city

Da Nang to build smart city

VOV.VN - 2017 is the 9th consecutive year Da Nang has topped the Vietnam ICT Index, which ranks cities on their readiness for information and communications technology development and application.