The Centre of Overseas Labour has decided to launch an online Korean language test for Vietnamese workers to be sent to the Republic of Korea (RoK) as part of the Employment Permit System (EPS) programme.
The Government Office has proposed that traffic fines are digitalized in order to save time and money, and to avoid corruption.
A fifth of young Vietnamese are bullied online but most do not know how to find professional help for this, a UNICEF survey has found.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has moved to put more public administrative services online towards a more simplified and transparent administration.
Multichannel sales platform developer Sapo will coordinate with its e-commerce partners to organize the annual Mobile E-commerce Day (MEDay) in HCMC on July 20 to discuss new trends and share experience in selling products through mobile devices.
The Hanoi Department of Transport will provide a level-four online service for issuing international driving licences from the first quarter of 2018 as part of the city’s administrative reforms to save time and money for citizens.
The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) will provide 24/7 online payment service at the Customs e-Payment Portal from the end of October.
Companies in Vietnam who wish to employ foreign employees can now apply for work permits online.
While only 7% of online travel sales in Vietnam were made on mobile devices last year, the number grew rapidly at a 58.1% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) in the 2013-16 period, presenting a major growth opportunity, according to a Euromonitor International study.
Businesses and organizations in Vietnam can now apply to sponsor their foreign partners or employees to enter the Southeast Asian country online, the Vietnamese immigration department has announced.
HCM City’s police have busted a weapon trading ring in the city.
Hanoi Customs officially launched online public services for locals and businesses at the portal: http://pus.customs.gov.vn.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Ecommerce Association held a presser on February 16 to launch its ecommerce forums in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as part of an effort to bring innovative use of broadband technology to Vietnam.
By 2020, all state governing bodies in education and training and other educational institutions hope to perform administrative activities online. Seventy percent of meetings between state governing bodies and educational institutions are hoped to be conducted via teleconference.
VOV.VN - As first blush, the arrival of transnational retailers in the metropolitan centres of Vietnam appears to be a boon for consumers who want wider choices and a death sentence for local retailers, most of whom are small.
Nhan Dan (The People) newspaper launched its online Russian language version on February 3, in coincidence with the 87th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV).
Vietnam leads the weekly trend of accessing online video, with 92% of respondents saying that they accessed online video on a weekly basis, Nielsen reported.
Vinamilk, the nation’s leading dairy processor, has launched a website at giacmosuaviet.com.vn where customers can order any of its products and have them delivered home.
One billion VND (US$45,000) will be granted for e-tourism initiatives to promote Vietnam ’s tourism to international markets, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.
Vietnamese consumers spend, on average, 24 hours and seven minutes online per week, an equivalent of three working days - an increase of almost nine hours from 2014.