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Sub-marine cable to resume normal operation on October 4
18/09/2014 | 11:27:00
The Asia-America Gateway (AAG) submarine cable, which was cut on September 15, will resume normal operation on October 4, FPT Telecom said on September 17, citing sources of the cable’s operator.
Damaged cable slows internet
Vietnam has lost about 40 percent of its internet connectivity since a submarine cable between Vietnam and the United States was sliced open on September 15.
Smartphones surge in popularity: study
The percentage of Vietnamese people using smartphones has increased to more than 36 percent, nearly double the rate of 20 percent in 2013.
Russian President ratifies outer space cooperation deal with Vietnam
22/07/2014 | 20:00:00
Russian President Vladimir Putin has ratified an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in exploring and using aerospace for peaceful purposes between Russia and Vietnam, according to the Russian news agency Itar-Tass.
Vietnam rises in tech rankings
19/07/2014 | 18:11:00
Vietnam has been ranked 81st in the ICT Development Index for 2013, up five places from the previous year's index, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC).
Mobile game wars break out among distributors
17/07/2014 | 17:11:50
The mobile game market was very quiet in the first half of the year, but things are expected to heat up in the second half, the English language news website VietNamNet Bridge reported.
AAG submarine cable cut slows internet connectivity
17/07/2014 | 10:02:00
The Asia-America Gateway (AAG) submarine cable was cut at 6.36pm on July 15.
Vietnam facing challenges of e-waste: official
14/07/2014 | 16:31:00
Vietnam’s high technology industry has made great strides over the recent years but also caused challenges to the environment and human health due to its production activities, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Bui Cach Tuyen has said.
Hanoi to trial use of bus e-tickets
Hanoi has launched a pilot project to introduce electronic smartcards.
Vietnam pledges to combat child labour
A project on the prevention and reduction of child labour in Vietnam was launched.
VN, Slovakia - gatekeepers for respective regions
Vietnam and Slovakia act as bridges linking each other to their respective regions.
Party leader receives visiting Cuban official
Party leader Trong met with Cuban Vice President of the Council of State Mercedes Lopez Acea.
Vietnam, India issue joint communique
Vietnam and India on September 15 issued a joint communique.
VN, India agree to bolster strategic partnership
Vietnamese and Indian Presidents agreed to intensify the strategic partnership.
NA Chairman to attend AIPA-35
NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung will attend the AIPA-35 in Laos from Sept. 15-20.
Australian Speaker welcomed in Hanoi
Vietnamese and Australian legislatures should work closely at int'l parliamentary forums.
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