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Vinasun, MoMo partner on smart payments
Tech

Vinasun, MoMo partner on smart payments

Taxi service provider Vietnam Sun Corporation (Vinasun) and MoMo E-wallet developer M_Service Company signed a strategic cooperation agreement on Wednesday to provide smart payment service to

Teams pitch smart cities solutions for VN
Tech

Teams pitch smart cities solutions for VN

Team GridComm, pitching a smart street lighting solution for cities, along with their partner G Element, a 3D software...

Smart tourism: A future trend of tourism
Travel

Smart tourism: A future trend of tourism

By applying technology to tourism, it is hoped that in the future, Vietnam will have systems in place to enable tourists to book hotels and tickets to enter attractions without support from travel

Da Nang: Chatbot on smart travel launched for APEC 2017
Travel

Da Nang: Chatbot on smart travel launched for APEC 2017

Chatbot Danang FanstatiCity is an all-in-one application providing tourists to the central coastal city of Da Nang with full travel information, local weather and road directions for free.

Da Nang launches chatbot on smart travel for APEC
Tech

Da Nang launches chatbot on smart travel for APEC

Da Nang officially launched a chatbot on smart travel to serve visitors during the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, which is taking place in the city from November 6 to 11.

Saigontourist, VNPT cooperate to build smart travel solutions
Tech

Saigontourist, VNPT cooperate to build smart travel solutions

Saigontourist Holding Company (Saigontourist) and the Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) on Tuesday signed a strategic cooperation agreement to jointly build smart travel solutions.

Technology seen as a solution to boost smart tourism in Vietnam
Travel

Technology seen as a solution to boost smart tourism in Vietnam

IT and digitalisation have been seen as a solution to boost smart tourism in Vietnam, heard delegates at a conference held in Hanoi on October 6 under the theme ‘Smart tourism – Opportunities and

Viet Nam urged to build smart cities
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Viet Nam urged to build smart cities

Booming cities and vigorous urbanisation are challenging Viet Nam’s future, according to a business conference titled "Smart Cities" held in Ha Noi on Wednesday.

PM asks Mekong Delta to develop smart, sustainable agriculture
Business

PM asks Mekong Delta to develop smart, sustainable agriculture

NDO/ VNA – The Mekong Delta, the largest granary of Vietnam, must work for smart and sustainable agriculture with high added values, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at the end of the Conference

Bkav invests $22m on smart phone
Tech

Bkav invests $22m on smart phone

Bkav Technology Group has spent VND500 billion (nearly US$22,000) to research and produce the “Made-in-Viet Nam” Bphone...

Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve
Tech

Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve

The Biodiversity Conservation Centre of GreenViet, an NGO in Da Nang, will launch a warning application for smart phone...

A smart Saigon needs smart citizens: new city chief
Politics

A smart Saigon needs smart citizens: new city chief

Getting smart is the only way the city can solve chronic problems such as flooding and traffic congestion.

Lotte gets approval for $884m Smart City in HCM City
Business

Lotte gets approval for $884m Smart City in HCM City

Vietnamnet - Korean conglomerate Lotte Group got the go-ahead from the HCM City People’s Committee on Wednesday to develop the Thu Thiem Eco Smart City in District 2.

HCM City to host tech forum Smart Emotion
Business

HCM City to host tech forum Smart Emotion

Vietnamnet - More than 250 exhibitors will take part in a digital and technology forum to be held in HCM City from April 12 to 14.

Vietnam calls for US cooperation in building smart cities
Business

Vietnam calls for US cooperation in building smart cities

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA—Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan has called for US businesses’ engagement in providing technology and cooperating in building criteria for smart cities

Jeans that give directions? Products get, um, 'smart' at CES
Tech

Jeans that give directions? Products get, um, 'smart' at CES

Yahoo News - Here's a morning routine for you. After the alarm on your smartphone goes off, it's time to roll out of your "smart" bed and give your hair a good run through with your app-connected

Carnival turning cruise ships into 'smart cities' at sea
Tech

Carnival turning cruise ships into 'smart cities' at sea

Yahoo News - Leisure travel colossus Carnival Corporation is putting a spin on technology used at Disney World to turn cruise ships into what it bills as smart cities at sea. Carnival on Tuesday

Tech show looks beyond 'smart,' to new 'realities'
Tech

Tech show looks beyond 'smart,' to new 'realities'

Yahoo News - The mega-extravaganza of the tech world in Las Vegas is showcasing an array of new devices that get smarts from computer chips, sensors and artificial intelligence, but go further by

Trump praises 'very smart' Putin for holding off on reprisals against US
Politics

Trump praises 'very smart' Putin for holding off on reprisals against US

Yahoo News US President-elect Donald Trump on Friday praised Russian President Vladimir Putin for not quickly hitting back at Washington for the punitive measures imposed over alleged interference in

Trump praises ‘very smart’ Putin after U.S. retaliates against Russia
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Trump praises ‘very smart’ Putin after U.S. retaliates against Russia

Yahoo News President-elect Donald Trump hailed Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday for not officially retaliating against the U.S. action against Russia. “Great move on delay (by V. Putin) – I

The 5 IoT products a smart city needs in 2017
Tech

The 5 IoT products a smart city needs in 2017

Connected IoT devices are part of the key elements of a smart city. Here are some of the most interesting and useful products for smart cities in 2017.

Microsoft 2016: Six Smart Person's Guides you may have missed
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Microsoft 2016: Six Smart Person's Guides you may have missed

Microsoft released numerous applications and updates in 2016, and TechRepublic covered them with our Smart Person's Guides. Mark Kaelin lists six that are worth a revisit.

Coolest smart office tech of 2016
Tech

Coolest smart office tech of 2016

Find out about products that made office life easier and better connected in 2016 with this roundup of the best tech.

The Latest: Putin calls Trump a 'smart man'
Politics

The Latest: Putin calls Trump a 'smart man'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times local):

Da Nang named in top 10 Asian destinations by Smart Travel Asia magazine
Travel

Da Nang named in top 10 Asian destinations by Smart Travel Asia magazine

2016 has been a good year for Da Nang’s tourism industry.