Binh Chanh to become traffic, logistics hub of Mekong Delta region

Binh Chanh to become traffic, logistics hub of Mekong Delta region

The Department of Planning and Architecture of Ho Chi Minh City, on November 21, collaborated with Binh Chanh District to organize a seminar on urban development potential and orientation for construction planning in Binh Chanh District until 2040.
VinaPhone from VNPT Group is the first telecoms enterprise in Vietnam to pilot the 5G technology for commercial purposes. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam ready for new telecoms platform

Seeing lucrative opportunities in the digital transformation process, many telecoms enterprises in Vietnam are actively seeking new ways to increase their revenues via introducing 5G-related applications.

HCMC is fully capable of becoming a megacity: Experts

HCMC is fully capable of becoming a megacity: Experts

Experts at the scientific conference for Ho Chi Minh City’s development in the period from 2021 to 2030, with a vision to 2045 believe the city’s goal to become a regional mega city is doable with the help of necessary policy changes.
The scientific conference to pinpoint development directions for HCMC from 2021-2030, with a vision to 2045. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC striving to become a mega city of international level

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City this morning held a scientific conference to pinpoint development directions for the city in the period from 2021 to 2030, with a vision to 2045. HCMC wants to transform into a smart, active, and innovative mega city in the region and the world.

Students of the automation major in their practice lesson to control robots. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC focusing on training AI human resources

Considered the leader in scientific research and development in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has soon aimed at becoming a smart urban area since 2018. Therefore, the task of training capable human resources in the technological field, especially Artificial Intelligence (AI), has always been the top priority of the municipal authorities.

HCMC leaders look at AI products displayed at an exhibition held on the "Day for AI and IT Enterprises" event recently in HCMC. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

HCMC to focus on AI in aim to become ‘smart city’ by 2030

Duong Anh Duc, vice chairman of the city People’s Committee, said the plan, part of the programme on “research and development of AI applications in HCMC for the 2020-2030 period”, will play an important role in smart-city development in the next five years.
Thanks to the modern camera system, HCMC gradually manages the community based on digital platforms. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC speeding up digital transformation

Implementing the national digital transformation program until 2025 approved by the Prime Minister in June 2020, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is boosting current related activities in hope of forming digital businesses that possess globally competitive capacity and develop the city economically.

The champion of ‘AI Hack 2020’ bSmart. (Photo: SGGP)

Public transport project wins championship in ‘Al Hack 2020’

The final round of the contest ‘AI Hack 2020’ took place yesterday in Saigon Hi-tech Park (sited in District 9 of Ho Chi Minh City). The project bSmart – using AI to address public transport issues – impressively defeated other competitors to win the championship.

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong (R, 2nd) paid a visit to the space for innovation and experiment of digital transformation on November 9 (Photo: SGGP)

Digital transformation process in HCMC closely linked with innovation

Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday led delegation to visit the space for innovation and experiment of digital transformation, located in Viettel Building (258 Cach Mang Thang Tam Street in District 3).