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Vietnam’s digital economy is expected to reach $43 billion by 2025, according to the e-Conomy Southeast Asia report from Google, Temasek and new partner Bain & Company.

National Strategy on Fourth Industrial Revolution issued

The Prime Minister has issued the National Strategy on the Fourth Industrial Revolution by 2030 to fulfil goals set in the Politburo’s Resolution 52-NQ/TW that outlines policies guiding Vietnam’s active involvement in the revolution.

Husbandry to undergo modernisation

New technologies from the fourth Industrial Revolution will be applied in livestock breeding in order to produce safe and high-quality output while improving the husbandry sector’s competitive edge,

Vietnamese network providers among top 150 telecom brands

Vietnam’s top four network providers, namely VNPT, Vinaphone, Viettel, and MobiFone, are listed among top 150 most valuable and strongest telecom brands worldwide in 2020, according to an annual report recently released by UK-based Brand Finance.

Sao Khue Awards: IT products seek to reduce losses caused by COVID-19

As many as 113 outstanding information technology (IT) solutions and services will be honoured with the Sao Khue Awards 2020, of which many could support firms affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Technology helps Vietnamese enterprises fly high

Bui The Duy, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology talks to Vietnam News Agency about the novel ideas of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Vietnam’s garment-textile expects boom in 2020

Vietnam’s garment-textile sector is expected to make breakthroughs in 2020 thanks to the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Vietnam expects to create 1.5 million jobs in 2020

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs has set a target to generate jobs for 1.5 million workers, and help some 100,000 labourers to find jobs through the National Employment Fund in 2020.

5G key for Vietnam in Fourth Industrial Revolution

As part of plans to catch up with developed economies, Vietnam is looking to embrace the Fourth Industrial Revolution (FIR), with 5G coverage one of the key steps.


Vietnamese intellectuals in Japan discuss “Make in Vietnam” policy

The first forum of Vietnamese intellectuals in Japan was held in Tokyo on November 16, focusing on the “Make in Vietnam” policy that Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc mentioned at a national technology forum last June.

Vietnam active as WIPO chair

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN and other international organisations in Geneva talks about Vietnam's role as the World Intellectual Property Organisation General Assembly’s Chair for 2018-19.


VN has potential to become South-east Asian innovation hub

Vietnam has been very successful in the software outsourcing field over the past decade that many countries regard it as an Asian outsourcing hub.

Vietnam artificial intelligence day to take place in August

The 2019 Vietnam artificial intelligence day (AI4VN) is scheduled to take place on August 15 and 16 in Hanoi, featuring exhibitions, workshops, and performance of advanced technologies.


Tourism sector needs to train skilled workers

Nguyen Trung Khanh, chairman of the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism, talks to People newspaper on training a quality workforce for the tourism industry – one of Vietnam's most important economic sectors.

Vice President attends 2019 Global Summit of Women

Vietnamese Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has called on nations, organisations and enterprises to join hands in building a legal framework to ensure equality in terms of opportunities for women.

Deputy PM praises scientists’ efforts

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam yesterday praised the efforts of scientists who are participating in projects in Vietnam and in the development of the country’s science and education sector while meeting 70 representatives

Education key for Industry 4.0

Professor Nguyen Xuan Thu, former vice chancellor of RMIT University in Melbourne, co-founder of the RMIT International University Viet Nam and the Australia-Viet Nam Education Promotion Association, tells ...

Human resources key to national growth

Education and investment in human resources (HR) are the driving force for economic development, HR experts and educators from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) agreed at the Global HR Forum

Vietnam needs tech updates to remain competitive: experts

 VietNamNet Bridge – Innovative manufacturing is key to increasing productivity and sustainability as Vietnam confronts the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) challenges, 

Nano materials can be used for mass market products, expert says

New technologies that work at the nanolevel could be used to produce nano materials for mass market products.