First Vietnam Open Summit held Sci-Tech

First Vietnam Open Summit held

The Ministry of Information and Communications hosted the first Vietnam Open Summit, themed “Promoting national digital transformation”, in Hanoi on November 18 in both the face-to-face and video conferencing forms.
Ensuring cybersecurity a key task in digital transformation Sci-Tech

Ensuring cybersecurity a key task in digital transformation

Ensuring cybersecurity is considered a key factor for a successful and sustainable digital transformation, and at the same time, an inseparable part of digital transformation, Vice Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Duc Hien said at a cybersecurity summit.
Cabinet members grilled at NA’s 10th session Politics

Cabinet members grilled at NA’s 10th session

The 14th National Assembly’s 10th session continued in Hanoi on November 9, with Government members responding to legislators’ questions about issues related to the implementation of the NA resolutions on thematic supervision and question-and-answer (Q&A) activities in the 14th tenure, along with some resolutions adopted in the 13th tenure.
Parliament continues Q&A activities on November 9 Politics

Parliament continues Q&A activities on November 9

Government members on November 9 are responding to legislators’ questions about issues related to the implementation of the National Assembly (NA)’s resolutions on thematic supervision and question-and-answer (Q&A) activities in the 14th tenure, along with some resolutions adopted in the 13th tenure.
ASEAN officials gather at Socio-Cultural Community Council meeting World

ASEAN officials gather at Socio-Cultural Community Council meeting

The 24th meeting of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) Council, the most important event of the ASCC this year, was held online on November 6 with the participation of 10 member countries’ officials, the ASEAN Secretary-General, and the bloc’s Secretariat.
Vietnam not late in 5G: Minister Politics

Vietnam not late in 5G: Minister

Vietnam has not fallen behind in launching a 5G network, having completed a technical pilot last year, Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung said while being grilled in the Q&A session at the 14th National Assembly (NA) on November 6.
Ho Chi Minh City expands regional tourism linkages Business

Ho Chi Minh City expands regional tourism linkages

The Department of Tourism and the Department of Information and Communications of Ho Chi Minh City on November 4 announced a plan to organise a tourism development connectivity programme between the city and localities in the expanded northwestern region, the northeastern region, and the central key economic zone next week.
Cyber attacks targeting Vietnam’s information systems down 7.8 pct Sci-Tech

Cyber attacks targeting Vietnam’s information systems down 7.8 pct

There were over 4,100 cyber attacks targeting Vietnam’s information systems in the first 10 months of 2020, down 7.8 percent against the same period last year, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) under the Ministry of Information and Communications’ Authority of Information Security has reported.