The National Institute for Control of Vaccines and Biologicals (NICVB), the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE), and Zuellig Pharma on April 10 officially announced a project to expand access to vaccines in Vietnam through the use of the eZCooler – an innovative packaging technology that ensures the integrity of temperature sensitive products to the last mile of transportation. John Davison, CEO of Zuellig Pharma, speaking at the meeting The $600,000 project aims to support the Vietnam Expanded Programme on Immunisation (EPI), initiated by the Ministry of Health (MoH) in 1981 with the support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). The nation’s public health programme has since benefitted millions of women and children. Ensuring the highest standards of cold chain for vaccines will further contribute to the success of the EPI. Under the recently-signed agreement, Zuellig Pharma will contribute the … [Read more...] about Innovative eZCooler technology helps expand access to vaccines in Vietnam
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The Vietnam News Agency will be hosting the 44th Executive Board Meeting of the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) in Hà Nội from April 18-20, the theme of which is “For a professional and innovative journalism”. Vietnam News Agency reporters talk to OANA President and leaders of other OANA news media outlets members about the need to keep up with modern trends and improve product quality. Aslan Aslanov , Chairman of the Board, Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC), OANA President As OANA chair, AZERTAC has put forward a package of proposals in this regard. We held broad discussions on the issue at the Executive Board meeting in Tehran too. A large part of these proposals is related to the transformation of OANA into a more modern organisation. We made a proposal to establish a permanent general secretariat to ensure more flexible management of the organisation. The list of proposals also includes the establishment of … [Read more...] about OANA 44: For a professional and innovative journalism
The rapid growth of the digital economy in the past few years has speeded up the evolution of the retail industry and changed consumers’shopping behaviours, requiring retailers to innovate to better serve customers’ diverse needs and provide them with better shopping experiences. Viet Nam News reporters Xuan Huong and Thu Ngan asked retail experts from various business groups and companies for their views on the market, what retailers should do to better serve customers’needs, and more. Dinh Thi My Loan, chairwoman of the Association of Viet Nam Retailers Dinh Thi My Loan, chairwoman of the Association of Viet Nam Retailers Fifteen years ago no one thought we will have such a rapidly developing retail industry as it is now. Viet Nam’s retail industry certainly has a bright future. The retail market targets dynamic and diverse development. This is due to the actual situation and the demands of Vietnamese consumers. We will definitely focus on developing the … [Read more...] about Technology reshaping VN retail sector
The Hanoitimes - Cities and provinces in Vietnam are developing plans to become smart cities, thus bringing in huge opportunities for multinational corporations. A new foreign investment trend is emerging in Vietnam, in which global leading technology groups are entering the country driven by its innovation policy. Ericsson will establish an IoT innovation hub in Hanoi in 2019 According to Nguyen Mai, chairman of the Vietnam Association of Foreign-Invested Enterprises, besides FDI and M&A channels, Vietnam is having opportunities to receive a new foreign investment inflow called the new economy model, meaning cross-border investment without capital contribution to Vietnamese partners. According to experts, Vietnam is quickly drafting its national strategy to catch up with the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the rapid development of new technologies, driven by its vision of stimulating inclusive socio-economic development through science and technology. … [Read more...] about Vietnam sees new wave of investment flows focusing on technologies
Richard R. C. Shih speaking at Taiwan Excellence 2018 In the 4.0 era, how important are smart technology applications in our day-to-day lives? Are these applications suitable for use in Vietnam? We have various emerging technologies that impact our lives in different ways today. Take smart technology for example, it makes use of artificial intelligence (AI) to enable a level of cognitive awareness. The technology employs machine learning and Big Data analysis to perform functions that have traditionally been done by humans. This boosts the efficiency, productivity, and functionality of almost anything it is applied to, hence creating a smarter and more comfortable life for us. Vietnam is both qualified and motivated to take the lead in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Smart applications can be applied in various fields in Vietnam, ranging from manufacturing and healthcare to education or home appliances. It also attracts great attention from users in Vietnam. In Vietnam, real … [Read more...] about How does technology make lives faster and easier?