To reach higher levels of prosperity, Vietnam is encouraged to strengthen transport connectivity to seize international trade opportunities, as well as integrate deeper into world markets. Senior transport economist at the World Bank Jen Jungeun Oh explains how this can be achieved.
Apple is hesitant over moving the production of 45 million AirPods to Vietnam due to the risks and barriers raised by the coronavirus, even as its main producers are struggling with labour and material shortages.
Ho Chi Minh City will continue to promote the development of information and communications technology (ICT) to develop into an innovative smart city and improve living conditions, authorities have said.
Vietnam is considering smart city development as one of its key impetuses for economic growth in the years to come. Tran Quoc Thai, vice director of the Ministry of Construction’s Urban Development Agency, writes about the opportunities and hurdles in developing smart cities awaiting the country in the new year.
VOV.VN - Head of the Organisation Commission of the Party Central Committee Pham Minh Chinh has affirmed Vietnam’s recognition of great importance to the ties of friendship and cooperation with Japan, regarding it as the country’s long-term partner of top importance.
The Information and Communications Publishing House has recently published the Vietnam White Book on Information and Communication Technology 2019.
Vietnam is seeking to develop its information and communications technology industry (ICT) with a focus on domestic firms to make it a key economic sector in the next decade, according to experts.
The ITU Digital World 2020, a global platform for accelerating innovations in information and communication technology (ICT), will take place in Hanoi, Vietnam, from September 6 – 9.
Vietnamese Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh and Minister of Science and ICT of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Choi Kiyoung on November 27 signed an agreement to co-finance research projects from 2019 – 2020.
Vietnam has ranked seventh at the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards 2019 (APICTA Awards 2019), the first ever of its kind held in Vietnam.
Vietnam's plans on digital economy, the Fourth Industrial Revolution, smart cities and startups are clearly helping the country’s IT industry continue to record strong revenue growth.
International experts, scholars and organisations gathered at a workshop held by the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) on November 7 to discuss how to use Information Communications Technology (ICT) to promote gender equality and empowerment of women.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Information and Communications announced on September 17 that Vietnam has been officially named as the host of the International Telecommunication Union Telecom World 2020, with the event set to take place in September 2020 in Hanoi.
Vietnam is willing to welcome home overseas Vietnamese intellectuals and enterprises from Hungary, said Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung.
Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung has met with Hungarian officials and Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Houlin Zhao to boost cooperation and learn experience in information and communication technology (ICT).
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has applauded the diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the Middle East and African countries, as well as great strides in their collaboration across a wide range of fields such as trade, telecommunications, labour, education and health care.
VOV.VN - The US-China trade war, poised to persist in the coming quarters, would stand Vietnamese sectors in good stead, a research entity has predicted.
Information and technology (IT) firms will lead the country’s digital transformation in all sectors, said Phan Tam, Deputy Minister of Information and Communications (MIC).
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has called for stronger efforts from the domestic IT enterprise community to promote digital transformation in Vietnam.
The 11th Information and Communication Technology Awards (ICT AWARDS) in Ho Chi Minh City themed the journey towards a smart city was launched at a ceremony held by the municipal Department of Information and Communications on August 7.