The 8th Tourism Promotion Organization for Asian-Pacific Cities (TPO) Forum opens in HCMC. (Photo: Sggp)

8th TPO forum opens in HCMC

The 8th Tourism Promotion Organization for Asian-Pacific Cities (TPO) Forum opened in HCMC on June 21.
The Asia America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable continues to suffer from a breakdown. (Photo: zing.vn)

AAG cable breakdown affects internet traffic in Vietnam

The Asia America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable suffered from a breakdown, cutting off all international connections through the AAG-SH1 branch of the line, an internet service provider in Vietnam confirmed on June 16 afternoon.
Leaders of the Ministry of Information and Communications as well as VNPT in the grand opening ceremony of VNPT-IT on June 12, 2018. Photo by T.B

VNPT targets to be leading digital service provider in Vietnam

The grand opening ceremony of the VNPT-Information Technology Company (VNPT-IT), a new member of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), was held yesterday in Hanoi. With thousands of IT engineers and the focus on developing state-of-the-art technological products related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bigdata, and Blockchain, the new company is considered the main force to help VNPT fulfill the goal of becoming a leading digital service provider in Vietnam and an important Digital Hub of the neighborhood as well as the world.

Hoàng Hoa Sứ Trình Đồ (The Envoys' Journeys to China), an old document of Vietnam ( photo SGGP)

Old Vietnam’s document recognized as UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO’s Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific (MOWCAP) yesterday recognized Hoang Hoa Su Trinh Do (The Vietnamese Envoys' Journeys to China) which is an old document of Vietnam as a heritage of Memory of the World.

A corner of Can Tho city (Source: baotainguyenmoitruong.vn

Can Tho to host ASEM conference on climate change response

The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) conference on climate change response toward sustainability chaired by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will  take place in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on June 19-20.