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Start-ups discuss ways to overcome COVID-19

Start-ups discuss ways to overcome COVID-19

The complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic in Vietnam as well as around the world has had large influence among enterprises, especially start-ups.

Intellectual property vital for firms: experts

Intellectual property vital for firms: experts

The Intellectual Property Office of Vietnam has implemented measures to encourage research, innovation and application of creative achievements in science and technology into life and production in response to World Intellectual Property Day 2020 (April 26).

Vietnam potential market for fintech companies

Vietnam potential market for fintech companies

Vietnam is a promising market for fintech companies thanks to its young demographic, strong e-commerce growth, and increasing smartphone and internet users, heard a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on October 31.

HCM City’s I-Star awards presented to 12 winners

HCM City’s I-Star awards presented to 12 winners

Twelve individuals and organisations have been awarded the I-Star 2019 prizes, each worth 50 million VND (2,100 USD), for their excellent achievements in startup and innovation activities.

Students need support for start-up innovation

Students need support for start-up innovation

Lack of capital and appropriate training were hindering the developing of start-up innovations among students at vocational training facilities, heard a workshop held in Hanoi on October 17.

Int’l economic forum to discuss innovation

Int’l economic forum to discuss innovation

Building Ho Chi Minh City into an innovative business hub in the Southeast Asian region will top the agenda of the HCM City Economic Forum to be held in the city on November 23.

Global contest for social entrepreneurs comes to VN

Global contest for social entrepreneurs comes to VN

Blue Venture Award, a contest for social entrepreneurs, was launched in HCM City on November 6 to promote development of social enterprises and help solve social and environmental problem in the community.

Brand building key for agricultural businesses

Brand building key for agricultural businesses

Brand building and a focus on quality and innovation are key for a successful agriculture business, experts said during a panel on agricultural businesses’ competitiveness.

WEF Chairman hails Vietnam for facilitating start-ups

WEF Chairman hails Vietnam for facilitating start-ups

Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Prof. Klaus Schwab has hailed the role of the Vietnamese government, including the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST), in improving business climate and encouraging start-ups and innovations.

Hanoi leads in six-month FDI attraction for first time

Hanoi leads in six-month FDI attraction for first time

Hanoi drew in more than US$5.9 billion in FDI in the first half of 2018, making it the country’s largest six-month FDI attractor for the first time in three decades, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on June 17.