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SmartHome version 2 could become popular as price drops
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SmartHome version 2 could become popular as price drops

The BKAV Technology Group has launched its SmartHome version 2 at a competitive price.

Uber Viet Nam CEO resigns amid growing competition
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Uber Viet Nam CEO resigns amid growing competition

Uber Viet Nam has confirmed that CEO Dang Viet Dung stepped down from his post on October 1 after three years of...

Start Jerusalem 2017: Drop Deck wins VN challenge
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Start Jerusalem 2017: Drop Deck wins VN challenge

Drop Deck, a platform supporting startups in finding and evaluating venture capital opportunities, won the “Start Jerusalem 2017” startup challenge.

Fintech start-ups poised to develop in Viet Nam
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Fintech start-ups poised to develop in Viet Nam

Toong, the first professional large-scale co-working space in Viet Nam, and the United Overseas Bank in Việt Nam are joining forces to support businesses, especially those involved in financial

Online Friday boasts 3,000 firms
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Online Friday boasts 3,000 firms

Some 3,000 businesses will participate in Online Friday 2017, the year’s largest e-commerce event scheduled for today.

Techmart 2017 opens in HCM City
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Techmart 2017 opens in HCM City

Techmart 2017, an exhibition displaying biotechnology equipment and technologies for pharmaceutical processing, functional food and environmental treatment, is being held on September 28-29 at the

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.

More Vietnamese using electronic payments: Visa
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More Vietnamese using electronic payments: Visa

Vietnamese consumers are continuing to embrace electronic payments making 38 per cent more transactions in the year...

Uber denies rumours of operation suspension
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Uber denies rumours of operation suspension

Uber Viet Nam CEO, Dang Viet Dung, on Saturday denied rumours that Uber would temporarily halt operations in Viet Nam...

Happy All Technology JSC launches social networking app Azibai
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Happy All Technology JSC launches social networking app Azibai

Happy All Technology JSC launched Azibai, a social networking business, last week with applications for Android and...

Bitcoin mining botnets infect thousands of PCs: Kaspersky
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Bitcoin mining botnets infect thousands of PCs: Kaspersky

The Kaspersky Lab Anti-Malware Research team has identified two botnets made of computers infected with malware that...

Three telecom giants test mobile number portability
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Three telecom giants test mobile number portability

Thee major telecom network providers -- Viettel, VinaPhone and MobiFone -- started testing mobile number portability...

Traditional taxi firms turn to technology
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Traditional taxi firms turn to technology

The transportation market of Viet Nam is witnessing significant changes since the rapid expansion of ride hailing apps...

Sao Bac Dau Technologies honoured at HCM City’s ICT Awards
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Sao Bac Dau Technologies honoured at HCM City’s ICT Awards

Sao Bac Dau Technologies Group won prizes in the categories of providing integrated IT systems and the most rapidly...

Cisco holds seminars
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Cisco holds seminars

Cisco this week organised two seminars in Ha Noi and HCM City to introduce its ‘intent-based network’ which would help enterprises develop a digital-ready architecture to deal with challenges arising

FPT launches new RD centre in Japan
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FPT launches new RD centre in Japan

FPT Group has official launched a research and development centre in the Okinawa Prefecture to boost FPT’s growth in the Japanese market.

Viet Nam enters top 10 of global index
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Viet Nam enters top 10 of global index

Viet Nam rose five places to the sixth position in the A.T. Kearney’s 2017 Global Service Location Index (GSLI). This is the highest ranking for Viet Nam ever, which also for the first time, since

Cities host largest startup conference and exhibition
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Cities host largest startup conference and exhibition

HATCH! FAIR, an international startup conference, will return to the three cities of Ha Noi, HCM City and Da Nang, the event’s organiser said on Tuesday.

VN posts 11.5% IT revenue growth
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VN posts 11.5% IT revenue growth

Viet Nam’s revenue from information and technology in 2016 reached nearly US$68 billion, posting an 11.49 per cent...

Khanh Hoa to work with Grab on the hailing services
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Khanh Hoa to work with Grab on the hailing services

After Grab announced the launch of GrabTaxi in Khanh Hoa, the provincial Department of Transport said operation of the...

Online Friday 2017 slated for September 29
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Online Friday 2017 slated for September 29

Online Friday 2017, the country’s biggest annual online shopping day held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade, will be held on September 29.

VN seeks to tap German expertise in solar energy
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VN seeks to tap German expertise in solar energy

With the Government releasing the policy to develop the solar energy industry, it is poised for a boom, a workshop heard in HCM City yesterday (Monday).

SKorean group to build $450 million solar power plant in Bac Lieu
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SKorean group to build $450 million solar power plant in Bac Lieu

The Department of Planning and Investment of the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the South Korea-based SY Group to build a solar power project in Dong Hai

Taxing second-home owners must be studied carefully: Experts
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Taxing second-home owners must be studied carefully: Experts

The Ministry of Finance’s intention to impose a so-called asset tax on second-home owners must be studied carefully to prevent negative impact on the real estate market, which still lacked

Annual Sony Show opens in HCM City
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Annual Sony Show opens in HCM City

The three-day Sony Show which opened in HCM City on Friday is showcasing the Japanese giant’s latest products and most...