Vietnam evolving rapidly in ICT: Official

Vietnam evolving rapidly in ICT: Official

NDO/VNA – Vietnam is evolving robustly in information technology and telecommunications (ICT) and devising a strategy to grow further, said Nguyen Thanh Tuyen, Deputy Director of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC)’ Information Technology Department, on October 14. (Oct 15, 2021 08:15:04)


Facebook and the crisis that undermines its reputation

  Oct 13, 2021 17:28:52
NDO - Facebook went online in 2004 and has become the largest social network in the world after 17 years, during which the company has been embroiled in significant controversy. 

PM: digital transformation needs global approach

  Oct 12, 2021 22:30:48
NDO/VNA – Digital transformation to build a digital world is not the business of a single country, organisation or individual but a global matter that requires a global approach and contributions, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said at the virtual ministerial roundtable in the framework of the ITU Digital World 2021 on October 12. 

Vietnam a good example in digital transformation: ITU official

  Oct 12, 2021 11:57:42
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has made progresses in development of information and communication technology (ICT), especially the creativity of applications that Vietnam is developing, said General Secretary of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Zhao Houlin. 

PM to attend opening ceremony of ITU Digital World 2021

  Oct 12, 2021 11:39:59
NDO/VNA – The opening ceremony of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Digital World 2021 will take place on October 12 evening with the participation of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh. 

Southeast Asia’s largest genome sequencing centre set up in Vietnam

  Oct 11, 2021 10:48:17
NDO/VNA – Genetica, a genetic engineering company with patented technology from the US, has inked a cooperation deal with the Vietnam National Innovation Centre (NIC) to develop a genome sequencing centre, the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia. 

Vietnam’s leading ICT companies 2021 honoured

  Oct 09, 2021 16:32:02
NDO - The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) held a ceremony on October 9 to honour the 76 leading Vietnamese information, communication and technology (ICT) businesses in Vietnam in 2021. 

Google Safety Centre for Vietnamese launched

  Oct 07, 2021 09:40:18
NDO/VNA - Google in cooperation with the National Cyber Security Centre has launched the Google Safety Centre and the Safer Programme with Google for Vietnamese users. 

Launch of NanoDragon satellite suspended due to bad weather

  Oct 07, 2021 08:51:21
NDO/VNA - The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, JAXA, on October 7 morning suspended the launch of its fifth Epsilon solid-fuel rocket that is expected to carry nine small satellites, including Vietnam’s NanoDragon. 

Nobel chemistry prize goes to duo who developed a tool for molecule building

  Oct 06, 2021 20:25:34
German Benjamin List and Scottish-born David MacMillan won the 2021 Nobel Prize in Chemistry on October 6 for developing new tools for building molecules that have helped make new drugs and are more environmentally friendly. 

ASEAN drill held to test cybersecurity incident response

  Oct 05, 2021 17:05:06
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) and the Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications on October 5 presided over the deployment of 2021 ASEAN Computer Emergency Response Team Drill (ACID 2021) for members of the emergency response network and IT units of ministries and agencies nationwide. 

Campaign launched to detect loopholes on anti-COVID-19 tech platforms

  Oct 05, 2021 12:23:21
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has rolled out a campaign to detect security loopholes on COVID-19 prevention and control tech platforms. 

"Made in Vietnam" NanoDragon satellite to be launched into orbit on October 7

  Oct 05, 2021 10:44:32
NDO - “Made in Vietnam” NanoDragon satellite developed by the Vietnam National Space Centre (VNSC) under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, will be launch into outer space between 7:51.21-7:55.16 am (Hanoi time), on October 7, according to the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). 

Digital transformation promoted in new-style rural building

  Oct 05, 2021 10:44:21
NDO - The application of digital technology is considered the key to opening a new future for agriculture, ending the small, inefficient production model and lack of value chain linkages that have persisted for many years. However, in order for digital transformation to truly bring its strengths into play in new-style rural building, it is necessary to combine both policies and people's intellectual level to ensure successful digital transformation. 

Vietnamese ICT businesses benefit from digital consumption

  Oct 04, 2021 10:18:57
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese ICT enterprises have benefited greatly from the fast digitalisation trend, with their revenues rising despite the COVID-19 pandemic.