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Hanoi (VNA) – An online training channel on YouTube livestream platform, part of the Vietnam Digital 4.0 programme, has debuted in an effort to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) grasp online business skills and draw customers during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

During the first pilot phase, nearly 50 training sessions were held with 50-150 trainees, which were livestreamed on YouTube and Google’s Hangouts Meet app.

Launched in June 2018 under the auspices of the Ministry of Industry and Trade in collaboration with the Ho Chi Minh City chapter of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Vietnam Women’s Union and other partners nationwide, the programme will continue building a series of free training conferences, equipping businesses with skills to develop e-commerce in digital era.

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh said the programme is expected to train 500,000 SMEs in digital transformation./.