The travel firms attending ITB Berlin trade fair held in early March in Germany noted that many technology firms introduced new technologies to tour operators, from tour operation software and tourist agent software to booking and payment systems. Many seminars with topics related to tourism technology were held such as digital marketing, digitalization at destinations, effects of social media and the ways to cope with them. Panel speakers also talked about how to utilize AI to recognize clients’ demands. All the technological solutions suggested aim to attract more travelers and better serve them. “Those are the trends. Technology will be the ‘nucleus’ of the tourism industry,” said Nguyen Quoc Ky, CEO of Vietravel. With high technology and big data, service providers can know what travelers are doing, from the hotel room booking to the departure time. As they can access electronic information about clients, they can provide more suitable services. ITB … [Read more...] about Where will technology lead the tourism industry?
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Popular salary refers to the median salary range of 50 percent of those surveyed, leaving out the upper and lower quartiles in order not to skew the data. In the finance/investment sector, the top 25 percent of executives surveyed said they got over VND70 million ($3,013) per month, the highest salary levels in the survey conducted by recruitment firm VietnamWorks. The 2019 salary for jobseekers in Vietnam survey polled 5,500 job seekers in January 2019 across four experience levels: entry, experienced, team leader, and managerial/executive. The next best was banking, with 25 percent earning above VND50 million ($2,152). The five industries with the highest ‘popular salaries’ in Vietnam are finance/investment, banking, information technology, marketing, and construction, said the survey . The popular salary for managers/executives in these sectors ranging from VND25-70 million ($1,076-3,013), with VND35 million ($1,506) being the median. The construction industry was … [Read more...] about Finance/investment industry has highest median salaries: survey
There will be plenty of demand for technology talent and experienced senior professionals in the Vietnamese job market next year, according to the 2019 Salary Survey released recently by the UK-based Robert Walters. Adrien Bizouard, country manager of Robert Walters Viet Nam, said: “In 2018 we saw salaries begin to stabilise as the Viet Nam market matured and in 2019 job movers can expect an average increment of 15-25 per cent. “In all sectors, professionals who equip themselves with the relevant digital skills will find themselves well-positioned in the market.” In 2018, Viet Nam’s manufacturing and engineering sectors continued to enjoy growth, with both new entrants and existing players expanding. The establishment of Viet Nam’s first major local auto company has created numerous jobs in related businesses such as equipment and part manufacturing. Technology was another sector that experienced rapid growth, with the country emerging as a regional tech … [Read more...] about Robert Walters’ Salary Survey shows positive outlook for Viet Nam
For the past 10 to 15 years, leading companies like Intel, IBM, Samsung Display, Nokia, and Microsoft have chosen Vietnam for software outsourcing. However, software developers in Vietnam had no idea about the products they were working on, such as their final use and who they were being made for. Therefore, this work did not add much value to the local industry. However, it laid the foundation for Vietnam’s IT industry to grow steadily and emerge as a regional tech hub. Some even dubbed it the Silicon Valley of Asia, with automation, artificial intelligence (AI), deep learning, and machine learning reaching deep into Vietnamese society. IT is now one of the hottest industries in Vietnam. Thanks to new government policies to attract more IT businesses, many start-up companies from America, Europe and Australia, and some from neighbouring countries such as Singapore have set up software development centres in Vietnam. This has led to a significant increase in demand for … [Read more...] about Technology’s working: Overseas Vietnamese talent drawn by Industry 4.0 demands
Mitsuaki Shiogo, core-banking system implementation project director of Eximbank That is why the core-banking system is considered the nucleus of a bank’s information as well as other financial systems. The more effective the core banking system is, the more costs banks can save. Banks and financial institutions in Vietnam are in the process of upgrading or replacing their “core” system. Vietnam Export-Import Commercial Joint-Stock Bank (Eximbank), for instance has chosen the Infosys Finacle core-banking solution to replace its existing one. According to Mitsuaki Shiogo, core banking system implementation project director at Eximbank: “In the context of the robust development of information technology and growing demand for high-tech banking products and services among customers, Eximbank is required to select an appropriate technological solution for its own. Infosys’ Finacle core banking software solution has been chosen thanks to its … [Read more...] about Eximbank to apply infosys technology for enhanced risk management