Society

HANEL, CMC build production facility

HANEL and CMC Technology Group on May 11 started the construction of the HANEL-CMC high-tech equipment production factory complex in Sai Dong B Industrial Zone in Hanoi’s Long Bien district.
Business

Ministry drafts tougher rules on mobile promotions

Representatives of the nation’s seven mobile service providers offered comments on a draft circular that would regulate customer promotions in the telecommunications sector, at a recent meeting conducted by the Ministry of Information and Communications in Hanoi.
Business

Software giant FPT posts rising revenue

Vietnam's software giant FPT announced yesterday that it had posted a revenue of 4.27 trillion VND (224 million USD) in the first quarter this year, an increase of 8.7 percent over the same period last year.
Sci-Tech

Demand sluggish for 3G devices

Contrary to predictions, demand for third-generation network services (3G) has remained quiet despite 3G providers releasing new products.
Society

Thang Long-Hanoi video clip contest launched

The Hanoi Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism on February 4 launched a video clip contest on the subject of Thang Long-Hanoi to celebrate the upcoming millennium anniversary.
Gov’t vows to boost IT cooperation Sci-Tech

Gov’t vows to boost IT cooperation

PM Nguyen Tan Dung pledged to pay special attention to encouraging international IT and its applications, to create a dynamic IT market before a forum in Hanoi.
Sci-Tech

Global mobile association lauds Vietnam

The Global System Mobile Association (GSMA), which represents the worldwide mobile communications industry, has congratulated Vietnam on opening the door to a mobile broadband future.