1. Preferential policies
  2. Advanced Infrastructure
  3. Comprehensive Telecommunications & IT Infrastructure
  4. Favorable Environment to foster Innovation
  5. Green - Smart City
  6. Strong ICT Community
  7. Nationwide spread of QTSC Chain Model
  8. Digital Transformation EcosystemTop of Form

1. Preferential policies

The investors at QTSC enjoy the highest tax incentives in Vietnam, along with several other policies, such as:

  • Application of a corporate income tax rate of 10% for a period of 15 years (maximum of 30 years for newly established enterprises in large-scale IT projects that require special attraction of investment).
  • Exemption from income tax for the first 4 years from the taxable income, followed by a 50% reduction for the next 9 years.
  • Exemption from import tax on equipment for products not yet manufactured in Vietnam at the time of establishing the enterprise.
  • Temporary importation of machinery and equipment for project implementation is exempt from value-added tax and import tax upon subsequent re-export.
  • Computer software includes software products and software services are exempt from value-added tax (VAT) (as stipulated in Article 4 of Circular 219/2013/TT-BTC dated December 31, 2013).
  • Software products and software services that are exported also benefit from a zero percent VAT rate.

 Preferential policies

2. Advanced Infrastructure

A green and modern working environment catering to the needs of businesses, experts, and students who come to work and study within the campus. Since 2001, QTSC has invested in the construction and continuous enhancement of its technical infrastructure system, including:

  • An internal road system.
  • An underground system providing both medium and low voltage electricity.
  • A wastewater treatment system meets Grade A standards (QCVN 14:2008/BTNMT), aiming at water reuse for greenery irrigation within the park through an automated irrigation system. Simultaneously, it adheres to the schedule set by Ho Chi Minh City to end groundwater extraction.
  • Planning and development of landscapes and greenery covering over 37,000m2 across a 43hectare area.
  • Implementation of a Geographic Information System (GIS) to manage and operate the technical infrastructure through thae entire area.

3. Comprehensive Telecommunications & IT Infrastructure

  • Telecommunications network infrastructure is connected by fiber optic cables based on MPLS technology. The international and domestic Internet gateway systems of QTSC link up with multiple Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Vietnam. Internet connections are configured with redundant load-sharing setups to prevent congestion, and automatic routing redirection in case of transmission failures, ensuring stability and continuity.
  • The data center is constructed in accordance with the international TIA942 level 3 standards. It fulfills all requirements for continuous, stable, and backup power supply, precise air conditioning systems to maintain optimal temperature and humidity, FM200 automatic fire suppression system, security monitoring system, and various auxiliary systems. The technical operations and monitoring team hold international certifications, and are committed to maintaining a high level of professionalism in service quality.
  • In addition, QTSC also regularly invests in upgrading and updating advanced technologies for telecommunications network infrastructure, data centers, cloud computing infrastructure, and security systems. This is done to ensure service quality, information security for customers’ information systems, as well as e-government applications that support the operational activities of the government, and provide services to the residents of Ho Chi Minh City, all of which are hosted at QTSC’s data center.

4. Favorable Environment to foster Innovation

  • QTSC provides infrastructure to support and foster activities in scientific research and innovation, experimentation to generate products and services aimed at serving the domestic market, which still holds ample opportunities for development. This is achieved through various models, including:

- QTSC R&D Labs: supporting businesses in researching and applying new technologies such as Big Data, IoT, AI, robotics, VR/AR, fintech, blockchain, and other areas related to R&D.
QTSC R&D Labs 1

QTSC R&D Labs 1

- Agriculture Center of Excellence at QTSC serves as a testing ground for the application of IT in agriculture. It explores and applies new technologies, leveraging internet services and cloud computing platforms to revolutionize agricultural practices and enhance crop productivity.
Agriculture Center of Excellence at QTSC

Agriculture Center of Excellence at QTSC

  • With seven specialized IT training centers, QTSC is a reliable source of skilled workforce ranging from technicians to master's degree holders, comprising over 10,000 students from various educational units:

- Hoa Sen University

- SaigonTech College

- Ho Chi Minh City Information-Communication Vocational College (IMC)

- Vien Dong College

- FPT Polytechnic College

- Institute for Computational Science and Technology (ICST)

- Hoa Sen College

  • Additionally, QTSC supports local businesses in participating in events, exhibitions, technology seminars, and domestic and international trade promotion programs.

5. Green – Smart City

  • From 2016 until now, QTSC has proactively implemented more than 40 information technology solutions, consistently leading in innovative initiatives and being at the forefront of comprehensive digital transformation. This aims to enhance the quality of management and operations, optimize systems, and create the best experiences for the internal community, contributing to brand development.
  • In addition, QTSC has crafted an ideal space with extensive green areas, fostering a refreshing atmosphere that not only provides comfort and convenience but also actively contributes to environmental protection. This endeavor is a step towards building a sustainable future for the community, aligning with the net-zero goal and positioning QTSC as a model for green and smart city.

 Green – Smart City

6. Strong ICT Community

  • With more than 150 businesses operating in the software and IT services sector, including global corporations like KDDI, Hitachi Vantara, SPS, DIGI-TEXX, Concentrix, as well as leading Vietnamese enterprises such as TMA Solutions, Misa, LARION, VNG… QTSC stands out as an ideal investment destination for businesses seeking a thriving and cohesive IT community.
  • Through this strong and interconnected industry-focused community, businesses find it easy to engage in networking, learn from one another, share experiences, and explore opportunities for business collaboration. This community facilitates access to potential clients, and share resources in large-scale projects.

7. Nationwide spread of QTSC Chain Model

  • Based on initial results and achievements, the QTSC model has been evaluated by the Ministry of Information and Communications as the largest and most successful concentrated IT park model in Vietnam to date. In 2016, the QTSC model was considered a standard prototype for nationwide replication, evolving into the first-ever QTSC Chain in Vietnam, setting a precedent. Presently, the Chain consists of four official members: QTSC, Information Technology Park – Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-ITP), Thua Thien Hue Information Technology Center (HueCIT), and the Information and Communication Technology Center of Binh Dinh Province (ICTBD), with several potential members expected to be admitted soon in provinces such as Khanh Hoa, Hau Giang, Tien Giang, Can Tho.
  • As of now, the QTSC Chain is an innovative model designed to help participating units take advantage of the benefits from QTSC's operational management, investment attraction strategies, and experiences. Through this model, QTSC can support businesses and investors in developing and expanding projects in locations within the QTSC Chain, tapping into local resources, potentials, and advantages.

  Nationwide spread of QTSC Chain Model

8. Digital Transformation Ecosystem

  • With the initial achievements of the digital transformation process, in 2021, QTSC has begun to expand the experience and technology transfer activities to a wide range of businesses, organizations, and departments by establishing the Ho Chi Minh City Digital Transformation Consulting and Support Center (DXCenter).
  • A science – technology center under QTSC, DXCenter is an official unit of Ho Chi Minh City, performing digital transformation mission, contributing to promoting the completion and development of digital transformation ecosystem in Vietnam, especially in Ho Chi Minh City and Southeast key economic zone.
  • DXCenter also has a team of experts providing in-depth consultation across various specific fields and industries, offering 1:1 consulting support. The center maintains close relationships with the IT community, industry associations, consulting organizations, incubators, and domestic and international corporations. To date, the center has gathered over 1,000 digital transformation solutions in many fields, ready to assist and advise businesses on products and solutions.


QTSC Chain

QTSC Members