Representatives of the 20 selected projects are receiving financial aid from VINIF. (Photo: SGGP)

Vingroup finances 20 science-technology projects worth VND124 billion

The Vingroup Innovation Foundation (VINIF) under Vingroup yesterday announced that it would deliver VND124 billion (approx. $5.33 million) to aid the 20 most outstanding and practical science-technology projects in the fields of Big Data, computational biomedicine, gene and cell, materials science, smart traffic, Internet of Things, image recognition and natural language processing.

Deputy PM Hue visits a flower cooperative in Lam Dong (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnamese gov’t to finance cooperatives

Cooperatives have so far grown contributing 5.6 percent to the country’s Gross Domestic Product, said participants at a conference in Hanoi yesterday; accordingly, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue proposed financing them.
Vinamilk wins the consumer's heart by quality product. (Photo: Sggp)

Vinamilk tops 40 most valuable brands

Vietnam Dairy Products JSC (Vinamilk) has been listed at the top of the Vietnam’s top 40 most valuable brands with a value of US$1.7 billion, according to Forbes Viet Nam.