14:00 | 11/05/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Tiki has become Vietnam’s leading e-commerce site and the country’s second unicorn, valued at over US$1 billion. Its name is derived from two Vietnamese terms - tìm kiếm (search) and tiết kiệm (savings), reflecting the guiding vision of its founder - supplying customers with everything they need at the lowest cost and shortest time.
06:00 | 09/05/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Vietnam is hoping 2021 will be a breakthrough year for its digital transformation and ambition to catch up fast with developed countries.
Science, technology departments urged to strive for breakthroughs
06:00 | 08/05/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Breakthroughs in science and technology (S&T) are vital for Vietnam to speed up its development and become a high-income country. That was the message conveyed by Science and Technology Minister Huynh Thanh Dat at an April 13 online conference for directors of all provincial departments of science and technology.
Creating additives from cassava starch
13:00 | 20/04/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has just approved a study of a technology to produce methyl-ß-cyclodextrin (M-ß-CD) from cassava starch as a new generation additive for the cosmetic, pharmaceutical and food industries. The project is being led by the Laboratory of Refining and Petrochemical Technology under the Vietnam Institute of Industrial Chemistry.
Vietnam experiments with liquid fermented animal feed
06:00 | 27/03/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) recently approved a research project on production of liquid green raw animal feed using microbiological technology to improve feed conversion efficiency and pork quality. This is part of a scheme on biotechnology development and application in the processing industry.