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The road to further improve connectivity across Vietnam

The road to further improve connectivity across Vietnam

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.

HCM City to foster ICT development

HCM City to foster ICT development

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.

Smarter thinking required for smart city creation in Vietnam

Smarter thinking required for smart city creation in Vietnam

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.

Vietnam greatly values ties with Japan

Vietnam greatly values ties with Japan

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.

ITU Digital World 2020 to be held in Hanoi

ITU Digital World 2020 to be held in Hanoi

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.

Vietnam, RoK agree to co-finance joint research projects

Vietnam, RoK agree to co-finance joint research projects

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.

ICT helps promote gender equality, empowerment of women: workshop

ICT helps promote gender equality, empowerment of women: workshop

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.

Vietnam named as ITU Telecom World 2020 host

Vietnam named as ITU Telecom World 2020 host

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 looks to strengthen ICT cooperation with Hungary

Vietnam looks to strengthen ICT cooperation with Hungary

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).