Lang Son tourism portal, application launched Travel

Lang Son tourism portal, application launched

A ceremony was held in the northern mountainous province of Lang Son on March 4 to launch its official tourism portal and application for use on mobile phones, following an eight-month pilot.
IT application ensures high-quality 2019 census: Deputy PM Society

IT application ensures high-quality 2019 census: Deputy PM

Capitalising on the Fourth Industrial Revolution’s advantages and applying information and technology (IT) are significant to running a streamlined and high-quality national census in 2019, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has said.
Russia an important, reliable partner of Vietnam: Party leader Politics

Russia an important, reliable partner of Vietnam: Party leader

It is Vietnam’s consistent policy to take Russia as one of the most important and reliable partners of Vietnam, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong reiterated during his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi city on September 6.
Vietnam’s smart city plans lack specifics Sci-Tech

Vietnam’s smart city plans lack specifics

Major economic hubs of big cities and provinces nationwide have announced ambitious multi-billion dollar projects to become smart cities, well-equipped to take advantage of opportunities presented by the digital age, but so far, the country still lacks a specific standard framework for building a "smart city".
Over 500,000 routers, storages infected by VPNFilter Sci-Tech

Over 500,000 routers, storages infected by VPNFilter

The Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Telecommunications on May 29 warned that more than 500,000 routers and storages in many countries, including Vietnam, have been exposed to VPNFilter virus.
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Domestic telecom providers face new challenges

The number of mobile phone subscriptions nationwide stood at about 127 million at the end of 2017, down 2.1 percent year-on-year. The decrease came as telecom providers withdrew unregistered SIM cards as directed by the Ministry of Information and Communications. ​