E-Commerce revenue increases

E-Commerce revenue increases

E-commerce revenue reached US$6.2 billion last year, a year on year increase of 24 percent, reported E-Commerce and Digital Economics Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

The Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung delivered his opening speech at the ASOCIO Summit. Photo by Tran Binh

Digital solutions to be implement to construct safer, smarter cities

The ASOCIO Smart City Summit 2018 – Hanoi was formally held yesterday in Hanoi by the Hanoi People’s Committee, the Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organization (ASOCIO), and the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) themed ‘Building a smarter and safer city via digital solutions’.

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.

A corner of Ho Chi Minh City (Source: VNA)

HCM City develops smart tourism in Industry 4.0

Ho Chi Minh City has strived to tap into its tourism development potential, with the support of digital technology, as the city is Vietnam’s leading tourism hub and an attractive destination for international friends.

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.
Information technology organizations display their security tools in banking transactions, which implement civil cryptography

Civil cryptography promoted for economic development

The Government Cipher Commission has just organized the conference ‘Managing and Developing Products and Services of Civil Cryptography in Accordance with Information Security in Digital Commerce’ in Ho Chi Minh City.

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.