Vietnam is a leading information technology (IT) services destination in Asia, heard a press conference in Ho Chi Minh City on August 8 on the upcoming IT service export conference 2017.
President of the Vietnam
Information Technology Outsourcing Alliance (VNITO) Lam Nguyen Hai Long said
the IT outsourcing industry is growing in Vietnam, especially in HCM City.
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The city earns nearly one
billion USD per year from exporting IT services, he noted.
According to the global
real estate adviser Cushman & Wakefield, Vietnam was ranked first in the
world’s business process outsourcing (BPO) in 2016.
The US Gartner’s research
and advisory company ranked Vietnam first among the six leading destination in
global technological transfer in Asia-Pacific in 2016.
The latest research from
the KPMG service firm showed that Quang Trung Software City in HCM City was
ranked third in eight technological parks in terms of land occupancy rate,
incentives, and telecom infrastructure and ranked fourth in scale, efficiency
and operation of businesses, FDI attraction, and human resources skills.
CEO and President of
LogiGear Corp Hung Nguyen suggested increasing capacity for youngsters and
investing in research and development activities, as well as reform
technologies to increase competitiveness.
The IT service export
conference 2017 is scheduled to take place in HCM City on October 19-20 with
the participation of over 150 multinational groups and 250 domestic IT
businesses to promote Vietnam’s potential in the field and connect domestic and
Vietnam’s seafood exports have seen rapid growth over the past 11 months and this year’s total revenue is expected to reach an all-time high, but more efforts are needed to ensure this growth is sustainable.
(HBO)– Bo village in Trung Bi commune (Kim Boi district) has a large alluvial area running along a spring always full of water. The fertile land has never been left uncultivated in any winter crop. And this year is the same. Although in mid-October, spring water level rise due to the historic flood submerged all corn areas that had been planted over 10 days earlier, local farmers were still determined to not let land free in this winter crop by growing new plants when the water dropped.
(HBO) – The birth of the Hoa Binh GAP Co. Ltd in Thanh Ha town, Lac Thuy district has brought the local agriculture to a turning point - hi-tech production. The company, operational in early 2017, has so far created dozens of jobs.
(HBO) – As tax is the main source of revenue for state and local budgets, authorities at all levels always give overriding priority to the prevention of tax revenue loss. This is a hard work that requires joint efforts.
Vietnam’s garment and textile industry has set the target of earning US$34 billion in export turnover in 2018, heard a conference held in Hanoi, on December 2, to review the industry’s operations in 2017.
(HBO) – With favourable natural conditions for developing bee keeping, the northern province of Hoa Binh produces thousands of tonnes of honey each year, contributing significantly to the agricultural sector, generating jobs and income for thousands of households. Hoa Binh’s honey will secure a firm niche in the market when it is certified.