First turn of mobile phone number conversion successfully taken

First turn of mobile phone number conversion successfully taken

In accordance with the instruction of the Ministry of Information and Communications, at 12am on September 15, all mobile networks in Vietnam carried out the task of changing 11-digit phone numbers to 10-digit ones. Reports from the Authority of Telecommunications, the first turn was extremely successful.

Mobile phone numbers conversion to affect  60 million subscribers nationwide

Mobile phone numbers conversion to affect 60 million subscribers nationwide

All major mobile phone service providers in Vietnam, consisting of VinaPhone, Viettel, MobiFone, and Vietnamobile, reported that they have successfully piloted the number conversion process from 11-digit to 10-digit. It is supposed that the official conversion will be launched on September 15 in accordance with the guideline of the Ministry of Information and Communications.
VNPT to pilot phone number conversion in August

VNPT to pilot phone number conversion in August

The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) announced yesterday that it will follow instruction from the Ministry of Information and Communications to converse all of its 11-digit mobile phone numbers to 10-digit ones in September 15.

Minister Truong Minh Tuan addresses the meeting. (MIC photo)

Google, Facebook removes videos and links violating Vietnamese law

By the end of June, 2018, Google has blocked, removed nearly 6,700 video clips from YouTube, including nearly 300 video clips related to provoking people and anti-Party, State content, according to a conference held by the Ministry of Information and Communication in Hanoi yesterday.
APPU-EC 2018 officially begins in Da Nang City

APPU-EC 2018 officially begins in Da Nang City

The Ministry of Information and Communications cooperated with the Asian-Pacific Postal Union (APPU) to organize the Executive Council Meeting (APPU-EC 2018) yesterday in the central city of Da Nang.

The press conference about the launching of the 11-digit mobile phone number conversion

11-digit mobile phone numbers to be changed to 10-digits

The Ministry of Information and Communications announced yesterday in Hanoi that the campaign to change Vietnamese 11-digit mobile phone numbers to 10-digt ones would be launched in September this year. However, in the press conference, representatives of mobile network providers have not introduced any practical aid to mobile phone subscribers.

The set of commemorative postage stamps featuring ancient architecture of Vietnam and India (Source: http://rainbowstampclub.blogspot.com)

Vietnam, India release commemorative postage stamps

Vietnam’s Ministry of Information and Communication and India’s Ministry of Communications have jointly issued a set of commemorative postage stamps featuring ancient architecture of both nations.
The use of bright and bold colours intends to rouse in people festive feelings and merry wishes for the upcoming Lunar New Year (Photo: vnpost.vn)

New stamps welcome Year of the Dog

The Ministry of Information and Communication has issued a set of stamps themed on the Lunar New Year – Year of the Dog.