British Council project wins Newton Prize in Vietnam

17/11/2017 14:11

A British Council Institutional Links project that has developed a communications system that can work even when extreme weather and natural disasters strike has been awarded the inaugural Newton Prize, worth £200,000, at an event in Hanoi, Vietnam today (16 November).

Former 'Angry Bird' Wants to Dig Rail Tunnel Under Baltic Sea

16/11/2017 19:24

Former Angry Birds mastermind Peter Vesterbacka has stunned his compatriots with plans for a high-speed private rail link between Finland and Estonia. He argued that what might be the world's longest tunnel could be built within a mere five years.

Law enforcement officers focus on transnational cyber crime investigations

14/11/2017 19:53

Twenty three law enforcement officers from South Asia, South East Asia and North Asia, Australia and Europe are in Hanoi for the next three weeks for the 44th Asia Region Law Enforcement Management Program (ARLEMP). The officers will study management, communication and cultural topics along with developing their skills in investigating transnational cyber crime.

Deputy PM: mobile payments will boom in Vietnam

08/11/2017 14:11

Mobile payments will soon boom and become popular in Vietnam, in a similar manner to mobile phones ten years ago, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue at the 2017 Vietnam Mobile Payment Forum, in Hanoi, on November 6.

Russian engineer creates ingenious solution to gridlock

29/10/2017 14:10

Russia is no stranger to traffic problems. According to navigation company TomTom, Moscow and St. Petersburg are among the top 25 most congested cities in the world, with three more Russian cities in the top 100. But Russian inventor Dahir Semyonov has a solution –'gyrotrains', a technology he says is the transport of the not so distant future.

VinFast announces its two most favorite cars

25/10/2017 15:20

After 14 days of voting, attracting two million visitors, nearly 62,000 participants and more than 10,000 comments, VinFast finally announced the winning designs for its sedan and SUV models.

Be active in responding to and seizing opportunities in Industry 4.0

22/10/2017 11:14

As the 4th Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) gathers pace, Truong Gia Binh, Chairman of the Board of Directors of FPT Corporation – a Vietnamese technology giant, has shared his thoughts won the storming revolution that FPT is embracing with a pioneering spirit.