The startup uses 3D scanner, 360 camera and drones to take pictures of showroom space, buildings and factories and then converts the data from physical to digital form. StarGlobal 3D is one of the technology startups leaving an impression on the Shark Tank TV Show. It specializes in providing 3D/360 digital solutions. Previously, to create a 1:1 digital copy of any existing object or construction work, people used 3D Scanning laser technology. The technology showed the outstanding superiority over traditional measurement methods. However, the weak point of 3D Scanning technology is that the data collected from the scanning is a big capacity, up to Terabytes. In order to use the technology, they need computers with very strong configuration and use specialized complicated software which needs to be operated by well trained officers. Realizing that problem, Tran Duy Hao, the founder and executive of StarGlobal 3D and co-workers have built a solution that converts the heavy 3D … [Read more...] about StarGlobal 3D digital solution as good as Google’s Street View
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MB Group - a generous benefactor during pandemic By Van Ly MB Group vice chairman and general director Luu Trung Thai presents VND10 billion to a representative of the Hanoi government - PHOTOS: MB GROUP As the Covid-19 pandemic has been hitting many parts of the country, many enterprises have stepped up their corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities to give a helping hand to the community. MB Group is not an outsider to the trend, making significant contributions to the country’s fight against the pandemic. Donating VND40 billion to buy Covid-19 vaccines Contributing to the Hanoi government’s Covid-19 vaccination program, Military Commercial Joint Stock Bank (MB), an arm of MB Group, on June 19 donated VND10 billion to help the city combat the pandemic. At the program “Hanoi joins hands to combat the Covid-19 pandemic,” jointly held by the municipal government and the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Hanoi, MB Group vice chairman and general … [Read more...] about MB Group – a generous benefactor during pandemic
HCMC has officially allowed F1 cases to quarantine at home since July 17. The new policy is implemented with modern technologies. Face recognition The F1 (close contacts of infected person) home quarantine is being implemented on a trial basis in HCMC with the VietNam Health Declaration (VHD) app. This is also the solution chosen by the Ministry of Health (MOH) for migrant medical quarantine. Luu The Anh, Deputy Director of Viettel Solutions, the app developer, said that home quarantined people are required to check in with face recognition at certain moments of the day for medical declaration. There are schedules for medical workers or local policemen to supervise home quarantine. Singapore is applying a similar solution. The developer is joining forces with the HCMC Healthcare Department to apply the solution in localities before the solution is applied nationwide when MOH officially allows F1 and F0 (infected person) cases to quarantine at home. Quarantined people … [Read more...] about Which technologies are being used to supervise home-quarantined people?
Vingroup could begin the production of 100-200 million vaccine doses a year by next June. Photo: Shutterstock On July 23, Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired an online meeting discussing vaccine production. Accordingly, Vietnam's largest conglomerate Vingroup is reported to be negotiating the transfer of COVID-19 vaccine technology with Arcturus with expectations of beginning clinical trials in Vietnam from August. This move is in line with global efforts to scale up access to life saving treatments. If successful, Vingroup will have a capacity of producing 100-200 million doses of vaccine annually. Arcturus Therapeutics is a leading clinical-stage messenger RNA medicines company focused on the development of infectious disease vaccines and rare liver and respiratory diseases. It has developed a vaccine called Arcturus COVID-19 using the same mRNA technology as the vaccines of Pfizer and Moderna. In early June, Vingroup established Vinbiocare Biotechnology … [Read more...] about Vingroup in negotiation with Arcturus for COVID-19 vaccine technology transfer
Net asset value of seven exchange-traded funds in Vietnam as of July 16, 2021 (Source: Bloomberg, VNDIRECT) VNDiamond ETF, which tracks the VN Diamond index, has recorded an impressive growth of 149.1 per cent year-to-date in net asset value (NAV) by reaching $573 million and becoming the largest ETF so far in Vietnam. Besides, the VN Diamond index has surged 35.9 per cent year-to-date, outperforming the VN Index (10.7 per cent) and VN30 Index (25.9 per cent), according to VNDIRECT. The Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HSX) has announced some changes in the rules for the VN Diamond index on June 15 and is expected to take effect in October. According to VNDIRECT, the new rules will criteria for listing time, capitalisation, liquidity, and foreign ownership limit in order to enhance the quality of index. According to VNDIRECT's estimates, some stocks will be affected by the new rules. First and foremost, new rules require stocks to have freefloat adjusted market … [Read more...] about How new rules will change the securities basket of VN DIAMOND index
Thaco has decided to cut HAGL loose, ending the M&A deal between the two On July 12, Hoang Anh Gia Lai International Agriculture JSC (HAGL Agrico, HSX: HNG) received an official notification from Thagrico about the latter's decision to stop purchasing HNG shares. Following the decision, HAGL Agrico will suspend the issuance of 550 million shares to exchange for its debt of VND5.5 trillion ($239.26 million) to Thagrico and call off plans for a private placement of more than 191.4 million shares for Thagrico. Thagrico pointed out three reasons for suspending investment in HAGL Agrico. First, to support the company to repay loans from BIDV and other banks, Thagrico received the transfer of three HAGL Agrico subsidiaries namely Indochina Rubber, Dong Penh, and Trung Nguyen Rubber in 2019. The subsidiaries have a total production area of 22,462 hectares in Cambodia and Gia Lai province with a total value of VND7.62 trillion ($331.48 million). While the payment has been … [Read more...] about Thaco halts investments in HAGL Agrico