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.
Vietnam must become IT powerhouse: Prime Minister Sci-Tech

Vietnam must become IT powerhouse: Prime Minister

Vietnam must strive to become a powerhouse in the field of information technology, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said, adding that the Ministry of Information and Communications, as the State management agency in the field, should lead the efforts towards this goal.
Vietnamese, Lao PMs visit Star Telecom Politics

Vietnamese, Lao PMs visit Star Telecom

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith on February 4 visited telecommunications company Star Telecom, a joint venture between Lao Asia Telecom and Vietnam’s Viettel Group.
HCM City to upgrade BTS stations Sci-Tech

HCM City to upgrade BTS stations

HCM City officials have asked telecommunications companies to redesign or replace more than 5,000 base transceiver stations (BTSs) located on top of houses and other buildings.
Vietnam, France forge stronger ICT cooperation Sci-Tech

Vietnam, France forge stronger ICT cooperation

Minister of Information and Communication Truong Minh Tuan visited France from November 26-29, aiming to strengthen cooperation between Vietnam and France in information technology and communications.
Sao Khue IT winners named Sci-Tech

Sao Khue IT winners named

The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) presented the Sao Khue Awards to 73 information and technology (IT) software products and services in a recent ceremony in Hanoi.