With 461 “yes” votes, or 95.05 percent, deputies of the 14th National Assembly approved the appointment of Nguyen Manh Hung as Minister of Information and Communications during the ongoing sixth session in Hanoi on October 24.
VOV.VN - Voice of Vietnam (VOV) President Nguyen The Ky and Australian Ambassador to Vietnam Craig Chittick have jointly expressed their desires to foster ties between the two nations and between VOV and Australian media agencies, to expand information sharing and cultural exchanges and mutual understanding.
VOV.VN - The first runner-up of Miss Vietnam 2016, Thanh Tu recently attended a talk with students from the University of Transport and Communications and several economists.
Lao Deputy Prime Minister Sonesay Siphandone welcomed Vietnamese Minister of Information and Communications (MIC) Truong Minh Tuan in Vientiane on November 1.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently approved a plan to enhance communications about Vietnam’s international integration through major events from 2017 to 2020.
VOV.VN - The Ho Chi Minh City Information and Communications Department is coordinating with relevant agencies to install around 1,000 Wi-Fi hotspots in worker dormitories and rental housing areas in the City.
The US stands ready to sponsor, support and share its experience in building smart cities with Vietnam in general and Hanoi in particular, US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius said.
Vietnam is interested in India’s experience in e-government and information security and safety, Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan told Indian Minister of Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad during their talks in New Delhi on March 28.
A digital economy is an inevitable step for development as the traditional economy is being saturated, said Nguyen Thanh Hung, deputy minister of information and communications at the 2016 Internet Day event in Hanoi.
Leaders of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and the Laos News Agency (KPL) have agreed to improve the quality of news for exchange, while strengthening communications on the special ties of Vietnam and Laos.
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.
The Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communications and the Lao Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism signed a cooperation agreement for 2016-2020 in Vientiane on September 20.
Hanoi has been listed among 20 most attractive cities globally in software production, and is striving to stand in top 10, revealed Director of the municipal Department of Information and Communications Phan Lan Tu.
VOV.VN - Made in Vietnam spices, food and consumer goods have become more and more familiar to Russian people, said Ambassador to Russia Nguyen Thanh Son at a seminar in Hanoi on August 17 to promote Hanoi Goods Week in Moscow.
Vietnam and Mozambique can cooperate in several transportation areas as the two countries share similarities in geography and own a four-decade traditional solidarity and friendship, said Transport Minister Truong Quang Nghia.
VOV.VN - A Vietnamese delegation led by Permanent Deputy Head of the Steering Committee for External Information Service Pham Van Linh paid a working visit to South Africa on April 24-29 to enhance links in communication between the two nations.
Ensuring foreign social network platforms will operate as per the Vietnamese law is high on the agenda of the country’s newly-appointed minister of information and communications.
VOV.VN - An Irish delegation led by Ireland Ambassador to Vietnam Cait Moran on March 17 met with members and staff of Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) at the special invitation of its Deputy General Director Vu Hai.
Nearly 100 fishermen in four communes of Tinh Gia district in the central province of Thanh Hoa were provided with knowledge on sea and islands as well as safety and communications at sea on July 13.
Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Bac Son has suggested closer cooperation in e-government, post, radio frequency, broadcast and television between Vietnam and Japan during his talks with Japanese Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Sanae Takaichi on July 7.