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.

DIG issue 14 million shares

DIG issue 14 million shares

Development Investment Construction Joint Stock Corp (DIG)’s shareholders have approved its plan to issue 14.3 million shares in the second and third quarters of 2018.

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.

UET Fastest from the Vietnam National University-University of Engineering and Technology (VNU-UET) won the first prize of Digital Race season 2

UET won first prize in Digital Race 2018 of FPT

Eight best teams from six universities nationwide took part in the final round of the Digital Race 2017-2018 held in the stadium of Tay Ho District in Hanoi on May 17.
With more bank links, Samsung Pay has become more useful

Samsung Pay providing more functions and bank links

Samsung Company yesterday announced the expansion of its ecosystem Samsung Pay via the increase of strategic cooperation with card switching organizations and the digitization with banks.
The People’s Committee of District 1 is implementing many online public services for citizens

Citizens in HCMC benefiting from smart city model

After being implemented for half a year, the project ‘Developing Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) into a smart city in the 2017-2020 period, with a vision towards 2025’ has enjoyed major successes. These will obviously help to form a clear foundation for the achievement of the four main targets, being a shared data center and an open ecosystem, a smart operating center, a simulation and strategic forecast center, and an information security center.

Vietnamese doctors apply DSA for coronary artery treatment

Vietnamese doctors apply DSA for coronary artery treatment

Surgeons of the City International Hospital have successfuly applied Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA) for treating a patient with coronary artery, heart failure, chronic kidney, high blood pressure, diabetes, hepatitis C and tuberculosis.

More than 139,000 computers in Vietnam infected with new coinminer virus

More than 139,000 computers in Vietnam infected with new coinminer virus

BKAV Corporation announced on March 28 that there have been more than 139,000 computers in Vietnam infected with a new coinminer virus called W32.AdCoinMiner. Via the online advertising service Adf.ly and software vulnerability, this virus uses infected computers to generate digital currency without permission.

TV program for 4.0 Industrial Revolution launched

TV program for 4.0 Industrial Revolution launched

Vietnam Television (VTV) and Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) officially launched the television program named ‘Digital Nation’ in Hanoi on March 22. This program aims at providing Vietnamese citizens with comprehensive information on the nature and importance of the 4.0 Industrial Revolution.