Quang Trung Software City (QTSC) – a decade of achievement

QTSC was conceptualized by members of Ho Chi Minh City Computer Association for providing adequate facilities for the development of the software industry in the city.

In reality, QTSC’s history went back to December 14, 1999 when Truong Tan Sang, former deputy secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, called me to learn about Ho Chi Minh City’s software industry. I picked him up and visited some big Vietnamese software companies such as Lac Viet.

Shortly thereafter, leaders of Ho Chi Minh City agreed and approved the proposal to take the Saigon Software Park at 123 Truong Dinh street, District 3 which was previously an office of Ho Chi Minh City’s People’s Committee to support the development of the software industry.

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