Ho Chi Minh City puts as much as 400 kilometers of electrical wiring underground every year, with the goal of clearing the downtown area of its infamous wire ‘spider webs’ by 2020.
A Vietnamese delegation led by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc left Hanoi on May 11 morning to attend the World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF-ASEAN) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
The upcoming World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF-ASEAN) is expected to be a chance for Vietnam to affirm its role in and responsibility towards the ASEAN and the region and to promote the country’s growing cooperation with the WEF.
The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and the Novicom Company of the Czech Republic have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cyber security cooperation.
VOV.VN - The internet throughout Vietnam should now be ‘fully recovered’ and ‘operating normally’, says government owned telecommunications company VNPT.
4G is going to be officially launched and this will open up a new race among Vietnamese network providers.
Vietnam aims to become a major and reliable partner to Angola in IT and telecommunications, said Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan on March 13.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a decision to remove Nguyen Quoc Khanh as chairman of the board of directors of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) to enable his transfer to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Many State-owned enterprises (SOEs) are seeking to divest from commercial banks this year, as forecasts for the local stock remain positive.
VOV.VN - Government controlled telecom equipment maker VNPT and mobile network operator Viettel Group have announced plans to hit their rivals hard and gain global market share in 2017.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) is the sole Vietnamese representative to attend Nepal Investment Summit 2017 in Kathmandu with the aim of seeking trade opportunities in the country.
Canada will soon provide an aid package of about CAD15 million (US$11.3 million) for a food safety project in Vietnam.
The Prime Minister’s newly released decision on the divestment plan in 2016-2020 includes many large corporations such as VNPT, MobiFone, Agribank and Vinacomin.
VOV.VN - The Phu Quoc Island ‘smart district’ development requires careful planning to maintain a critically important balance between conventional and modern technology, says the Vietnam Post & Telecommunications Group.
Viettel, VinaPhone, and MobiFone are preparing for piloting their 4G services before the official launch in the first quarter of 2017, as ordered by the Minister of Information and Communications.
The three telecommunication groups under direct management of the Information and Communications Ministry (MIC) will have to develop their equitisation plans in 2017, according to Minister Truong Minh Tuan.
The domestic e-wallet market has not developed well in the last eight years since the first e-wallet was licensed, though there are 16 e-wallet service providers.
Two giants mobile network operators MobiFone Telecommunications Corporation (MobiFone) and Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) are aiming to conduct their equitisation in the 2016-2020 period.
While Intel is cutting jobs globally, Intel Products Vietnam (IPV) has plans to increase investment in 2017.
Internet connectivity in Vietnam will remain slow for the next two weeks.