Global domain names come to Vietnam Sci-Tech

Global domain names come to Vietnam

The availability of a series of new foreign domain names in the Vietnamese market is offering more choices to local companies and opening up new opportunities for domain name registrars.
Wired VN faces new security threats Sci-Tech

Wired VN faces new security threats

As Internet use in Vietnam continues to rise, avoiding online security threats will become even more difficult, said Vu The Binh, Vietnam Internet Association (VIA) General Secretary.
Users allowed to transfer Vietnamese domain name Sci-Tech

Users allowed to transfer Vietnamese domain name

Owners of websites with the Vietnamese domain name “.vn” can now transfer domain names directly following a circular that was promulgated last year finally coming into effect, said the Vietnam Internet Network Information Centre (VNNIC).
Registrations of ‘.vn' domains rise Sci-Tech

Registrations of ‘.vn' domains rise

More than 106,300 new ".vn" domain names were registered in the first 11 months of this year, bringing the total number of ".vn" domain names to 343, 370, a year-on-year increase of 16.4 percent.
Increasing 3G subscribers to boost IPv6 use Sci-Tech

Increasing 3G subscribers to boost IPv6 use

The increasing number of 3G subscribers in Vietnam is set to boost the use of Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) in the country, Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Le Nam Thang said at a conference in Hanoi on May 6.
Business

Domain name fees to be self-regulated

Individuals, enterprises and organisations will be allowed to decide the fees for domain name registration, as the government is set to only charge fees for the use of domain names.
Business

Domain name trading opens up opportunities

Only 20 percent of Vietnamese businesses have domain names, which opens up opportunities for businesses dealing in domain name trading, the English language news website VietNamNet Bridge reported.
Sci-Tech

VN tops region for domain registration

Over 90,000 new .vn domains were activated in the first 11 months of this year, bringing the total number of national domain names to 263,900, according to the Vietnam Internet Network Information Centre (VNNIC).
Society

Free Vietnamese language domains offered

The Vietnam Internet Network Information Centre (VNNIC) under the Ministry of Information and Communications, on April 28 offered free registration of domain names in the Vietnamese language.