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Mobile networks complain about revenue drop due to new promotion policy

VietNamNet Bridge – Telcos said the new promotion policy, under which prepaid subscribers receive promotions of no more than 20 percent of scratch card value instead of 50 percent previously, has led to big changes in consumer behaviors, thus affecting revenue and profit. Telcos complain about revenue drop On December 29, 2017, the Ministry of ... Read More »

Overseas Vietnamese scientists meet Prime Minister to discuss latest hi-tech trends

VietNamNet Bridge – The most preeminent overseas Vietnamese technology talents from around the world recently met with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Minister of Planning and Investment, leaders and technology officers.  New technologies are introduced in Vietnam They visited hi-tech establishments in Vietnam, and shared experiences and views about technology development in Vietnam. More importantly, they suggested solutions on how ... Read More »

Vietnamese herbalist awarded honorary doctorate by University of Florida

Herbalist Doan Van Khanh, 60, from the southern province of Tien Giang, has become the first Vietnamese farmer to be awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Florida for his research into the medicinal properties of the Long Thanh pomelo, a specialty of his homeland. He talks with Ha Nguyen about his work.     Herbalist Doan Van Khanh. Photo ... Read More »

Investors race against the clock to fulfill solar power projects

VietNamNet Bridge – If solar power projects do not start prior to June 30, 2019, investors will not be able to sell electricity to the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) at the price of 9.35 cent per kwh for 20 years, under a new decision. The government of Vietnam encourages investment in solar power More solar power projects have been put ... Read More »

MobiFone welcomes new director

Mr. Nguyen Dang Nguyen was appointed as the new director of Vietnam Mobile Telecom Services One Member Limited Liability Company (Mobifone). MobiFone organized the inauguration ceremony of the new director. Mr. Nguyen Dang Nguyen has been the Deputy Director responsible for the technological field of the company for many years. His challenging objectives at the moment are to give a ... Read More »

Japan ICT Day 2018 opens in Hanoi to promote VN-Japan cooperation

The Japan ICT Day 2018 was opened in Hanoi on August 29, themed “Vietnam-Japan IT Cooperation in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.” At the opening ceremony (Source: http://congthuong.vn) The event is hosted by the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) and the Vietnam-Japan IT Cooperation Club as part of activities to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ... Read More »

Vietnam makes biotechnology progress

An international workshop organised by HCM City Open University discusses challenges facing the field of agricultural biotechnology. (Photo courtesy of the Open University) Vietnam’s rapid progress in research and application of biotechnology in agriculture is contributing to the country’s goals for green growth and farmers’ demands, according to experts. Nguyen Ngoc Bao Chau of the HCM City Open University’s Faculty ... Read More »

Female scientist dreams of finding medicine to treat Alzheimer’s

VietNamNet Bridge – Dr Tran Thi Phuong Thao from the Hanoi University of Pharmacy is synthetizing new Glutaminyl cyclase enzyme-inhibiting derivatives to treat one of the causes of Alzheimer’s. Dr Tran Thi Phuong Thao Thao is a well known name. In 2017, she received the L’Oreal National Fellowship for Women in Science for her contributions to community health by seeking ... Read More »

New influx of domain names heating up market

VietNamNet Bridge – The massive arrivals of new domain name extensions have brought great opportunities to both domestic enterprises and domain name registrars.  Six years have elapsed since ICANN (The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) approved the extension of domain names on internet.  The new domain name extensions not only have to compete with old domain name extensions, ... Read More »

IT key to Vietnam’s Industry 4.0 future

Vietnam’s great potential in IT and wide-scale smartphone coverage will be the keys for the country to develop its digital economy and seize great opportunities in Industry 4.0. Nguyen Dat reports. Vietnam can learn good lessons from other countries, which are successfully boosting a digital economy The main hall of the InterContinental Hanoi Westlake was packed with several hundreds of ... Read More »