Banks to work harder on cyber crime Sci-Tech

Banks to work harder on cyber crime

Cyber security is a hot issue globally and in Vietnam, concerns on the subject have been expressed by the Government and departments, especially in the field of banking – finance, said Le Manh Hung, director of the State Bank of Vietnam’s Information Technology Department.
Digital banking means more security risks Business

Digital banking means more security risks

The shift to digital banking has helped banks to provide modern and convenient services to customers, but this has also exposed them to many security risks, experts said at a conference in Hanoi on August 16.
Vietnam lacks high-quality IT workforce Sci-Tech

Vietnam lacks high-quality IT workforce

Vietnam faces a serious shortage of high-quality workers in information technology, which poses challenges to the country as digitalisation, the fourth scientific revolution, is all over the world.
Retailers look for e-commerce uplift Business

Retailers look for e-commerce uplift

More and more retailers in the country are shaking hands with big e-commerce companies in order to widen their business activities while ensuring cost savings.
IT application boosts hospital treatment Health

IT application boosts hospital treatment

The Ministry of Health has urged all hospitals to boost their application of information technology to improve medical examinations, treatment and management, ministry officials said.
E-commerce contributes to growth Business

E-commerce contributes to growth

After five years of implementation of the General Plan to Develop Electronic Commerce 2011-15, e-commerce has contributed greatly to the country's socio-economic growth.
Vietnam E-commerce market sees bright future Business

Vietnam E-commerce market sees bright future

Online shopping has developed strongly in Vietnam in recent time and is forecast to further develop in the coming years, according to the E-commerce and Information Technology Department.
Sci-Tech

Vietnam joins Asia’s largest ICT expos in Singapore

Vietnam has been represented by senior officials from the Information and Communications Ministry and over 10 companies at the CommunicAsia2014, EnterpriseIT2014 and BroadcastAsia2014 being held in Singapore from June 17-20.
Business

Semiconductor industry to watch for big rewards

Experts believe that it’s now the right time for Vietnam to join the global IC production chain, a golden opportunity to approach to high technologies. Insights from the Vietnam Net online newspaper.
E-tax service to spread wings farther Business

E-tax service to spread wings farther

The General Department of Taxation will enable up to 1,000 enterprises in five provinces – Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Bac Ninh, Dong Nai and Nghe An - to pay their tax online by the end of this year.
Business

IT firms struggle in their market

Information technology hardware and electronics have witnessed a high growth rate in Vietnam but local companies are struggling against foreign-invested firms to get a foothold in their own market.
Business

IT growth based on six pillars

The draft of the national programme on developing information technology by 2020 has clarified six pillars, said the Ministry of Information and Communication's Information Technology Department at a conference in Hanoi on May 31.