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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.

Da Lat to host 38th National Television Festival

Da Lat to host 38th National Television Festival

The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong’s Da Lat city will host the National Television Festival for the first time during December 19-22, the organising board said at a press conference on December 17.

Public votes for metro line No 3 train design

Public votes for metro line No 3 train design

More than 80% of respondents surveyed about the proposed train design for the city’s metro line 3 rated the plans highly and over 90% of them said they would love to try the new means of transport when the metro line is officially operational.

Hanoi: three prosecuted for possessing drug

Hanoi: three prosecuted for possessing drug

The Police Investigation Agency of Hanoi’s Long Bien district on June 22 issued a decision launching criminal proceedings against and detained three people for illegal drug possession.

Social media – effective tool for tourism companies

Social media – effective tool for tourism companies

Social platforms are effective channels where online tourism firms interact with potential customers, and the travel industry must transform to keep pace with technological changes, experts have said.

Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts

Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts

Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which make up 90 per cent of businesses in Vietnam, should take advantage of new marketing tools like social media to have access to global value chains, experts said at a meeting held on October 17 in HCM City.

ARF agree to boost social media use to fight terrorism

ARF agree to boost social media use to fight terrorism

Foreign ministers participating in the 24th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) on August 7 agreed to increase the use of social media in combating terrorism, amid the rising threat of terrorism in the region.

Asian countries to use social media to prevent extremism

Asian countries to use social media to prevent extremism

More than 20 Asian countries will agree to utilise social media to counter extremism in the region, according to a draft statement prepared for the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) held in Manila, the Philippines on August 7 as part of the ongoing 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM).