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PM urges strengthening COVID-19 fight

PM urges strengthening COVID-19 fight

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc issued a directive on March 11, requesting stronger actions to prevent and control COVID-19 amid new developments of the outbreak.

Fight against fake news surrounding COVID-19 needs a boost

Fight against fake news surrounding COVID-19 needs a boost

VOV.VN - A senior security official has recently warned of an increase in the number of social media account holders spreading false information regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, which could lead to mass panic, and has therefore called for joint efforts to fight any cases of fake news.

Fighting fake news on internet

Fighting fake news on internet

VOV.VN - Fake news on the internet is posing major challenges to Vietnam’s national construction and defense destabilizing national politics, and eroding people’s trust in the Party. Government agencies are taking steps to deal with this fake news.

PM asks press to intensify fight against fake news

PM asks press to intensify fight against fake news

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 19 asked the press offices to manifest their core values of providing verified news and intensify the fight against fabrications as well as fake news.

Fake news on social networks must be strictly handled: official

Fake news on social networks must be strictly handled: official

Nguyen Huy Ngoc, Chief of the Secretariat of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education, has urged competent agencies to strictly handle fake social network accounts in the names of agencies and individuals to post false information.

Proposed decree fights ’fake news’

Proposed decree fights ’fake news’

Social network users could face fines of up to VND50 million (US$2,200) if they violate regulations in a draft decree proposed by the Ministry of Information and Communications.