VTC Online has just been fined VND60 million (US$2,751) by the Ministry of Information and Communications for violating regulations on providing online games without content approval before putting on market.
Last month the Ministry also sent a document to its departments in cities and provinces and online game providing companies, asking to manage and provide games as per the regulations. As per its document, the Ministry asked enterprises to check their activities in providing games which must be under the censor. In its document, the Ministry reqired its departments and game providers to read the two new decrees.
In addition, the Ministry requested departments of Information and Communications to enhance supervision and management to online game providing and shops where people play online games as well as to issue penalties to violations.