visa summit highlights rising regional security focus

Visa summit highlights rising regional security focus

Visa hosted its annual Asia-Pacific Visa Security Summit last month and highlighted significant changes in the regional payment landscape, with the increasing demand for contactless payment technologies and a call for greater industry collaboration to tackle security concerns. Pavan Muttireddy, director of Southeast Asia Risk Services at Visa, talked with VIR’s Hoang Anh about his observations on how Visa is addressing stakeholders’ need for secure digital payments.
central coast tourism businesses required to tighten their belts

Central coast tourism businesses required to tighten their belts

The recent COVID-19 outbreak has brought many tourism entrepreneurs in the central localities of Quang Nam and Danang to the verge of bankruptcy. Before this outbreak, central coast localities such as Quang Nam, Danang, Thua Thien-Hue, and Quang Binh prepared many promotion activities to attract tourists during the peak summer season.
quang nam taking solid pandemic action

Quang Nam taking solid pandemic action

Businesses in the central localities of Danang and Quang Nam have commenced with pandemic prevention initiatives in order to avoid further disruption to production and supply chains.
danang encourages new renewable energy projects

Danang encourages new renewable energy projects

Danang encourages private enterprises to develop the renewable energy sector, including offshore projects as well as projects collaborating with high-tech agricultural development projects.
ct group brings positive impact with good seeds programme

C.T Group brings positive impact with “Good Seeds” programme

C.T Group has recently held a party to appreciate the contribution and impact brought by its "Good Seeds" programme.    
enduring battle to save beaches from erosion

Enduring battle to save beaches from erosion

Inclusive and sustainable solutions are in urgent need to rescue beautiful beaches along Vietnam’s central region amid the increasing frequency of landslides and sea erosion in the area.
smart education management app phx smart school wins sao khue award 2021

Smart education management app PHX Smart School wins Sao Khue Award 2021

The PHX Smart School education management app using AI and Internet of Things was named the best technological product/solution for the education and training sector at the Sao Khue Awards 2021 on April 24, recognising the efforts of Phenikaa Group to keep being innovative and introduce high-tech products for the society.
danang parades investing advantages

Danang parades investing advantages

Continuously ranked at the top of the leading cities and provinces in the national Provincial Competitiveness Index, Danang has emerged as one of Vietnam’s hotspots offering an outstanding investment environment.
bank and real estate giants team up

Bank and real estate giants team up

Indochina Kajima Development Ltd., a joint venture from Indochina Capital and Kajima Corporation, last week signed a strategic partnership with VietinBank with the aim to provide the market with innovative real estate that addresses both current and future demands.
foreign investment continues to flow into hospitality market

Foreign investment continues to flow into hospitality market

The hospitality industry has struggled in the past year, but despite the challenges, foreign investors are still debuting new properties in Vietnam. VIR’s Hoang Anh sat down with Michael Piro, Indochina Capital’s COO and Wink Hotels’ CEO, to discuss the brand’s soon-to-open first property and why foreign investors are still bullish on Vietnam’s hospitality market.
pham thi thu diep leading the way

Pham Thi Thu Diep - Leading the way

Pham Thi Thu Diep, country general manager of IBM Vietnam, talked with VIR’s Hoang Anh about her experiences of navigating the overwhelmingly male-dominant IT landscape.
arevo inc from us plans to develop 135 million project in danang

AREVO Inc. from US plans to develop $135 million project in Danang

AREVO Inc. from the US, specialising in 3D printing technology, plans to develop a $135 million project in Danang Hi-tech Park.
bayer launches innovative solution to control pests and protect farmers incomes

Bayer launches innovative solution to control pests and protect farmers' incomes

The Crop Science Division of Bayer Vietnam has launched Vayego 200SC, a new multi-faceted insecticide that works against caterpillars and addresses the diverse protectional needs of modern farmers. Vayego will help farmers in Vietnam protect their crops in a more efficient way and help them "capture grain from insects" and protect their incomes.
msd hits milestone in making a difference for vietnamese

MSD hits milestone in making a difference for Vietnamese

Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD), a global leader in infectious diseases, vaccines, and oncology, is going to celebrate its 25th anniversary in Vietnam next year. Already preparing for the occasion, Koen C. Kruijtbosch, chief representative officer, talked to VIR’s Hoang Anh about how MSD’s public-private initiatives impact the lives of people in Vietnam.
masterise homes brings the customer centric philosophy to hanoi

Masterise Homes brings the customer-centric philosophy to Hanoi

The Masteri Waterfront is not only being recognised for its lineup of famous international partnerships but also for its comprehensive customer service, which will bring a signature difference to the Hanoi market.