MIC focusing on popularising Mobile Money Business

MIC focusing on popularising Mobile Money

The successful implementation of Mobile Money, a pilot project that will pave the way for payments of limited value to be conducted using telecommunications accounts, is one of the major targets of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC).
5G services crucial to Vietnam’s economic development: Official Sci-Tech

5G services crucial to Vietnam’s economic development: Official

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) will take proactive steps to develop digital infrastructure, including the rollout of commercial 5G mobile services, which are expected to contribute 7.34 percent to national GDP growth by 2025, Deputy Minister Phan Tam has said.
Intel channels additional 475 million USD into Vietnam Business

Intel channels additional 475 million USD into Vietnam

Intel had poured an additional 475 million USD into Intel Products Vietnam (IPV), its single-largest assembly and test plant within the Intel Assembly and Test (ATM) network, IPV Director of Finance Alan Danner said on January 27.
 Provinces rushing to deploy 5G Sci-Tech

Provinces rushing to deploy 5G

After telecoms carriers conducted commercial 5G trials in big cities like Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, many provinces have sent recommendations to the Ministry of Information and Communications to allow the carriers to deploy 5G in their urban areas, industrial zones and key areas.
Gov’t urged to be given more power to draw investments Business

Gov’t urged to be given more power to draw investments

National Assembly deputies continued discussing a report on supplementary assessment of the implementation of the legislature’s resolution on socio-economic development and State budget plans for 2019, as well as socio-economic performance in early 2020, during a plenary session on June 15.
NA Standing Committee discusses draft law on PPP Politics

NA Standing Committee discusses draft law on PPP

The National Assembly Standing Committee discussed a draft law on public-private-partnership (PPP) projects, composed by the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), during its 37th session in Hanoi on September 16.
Vietnam, Russia discuss e-government building Politics

Vietnam, Russia discuss e-government building

Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung had a working session with a delegation of Russian experts and firms in Hanoi on February 18 to discuss building e-government and ensuring the safety of cyber information.
WEF ASEAN 2018’s theme relevant and timely: ADB Vice President Politics

WEF ASEAN 2018’s theme relevant and timely: ADB Vice President

The theme proposed by Vietnam for the World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF-ASEAN) this year, “ASEAN 4.0: Entrepreneurship and the Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4),” is very relevant and timely, said Vice President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Stephen P. Groff.