Students of Tran Dai Nghia School are accessing the school’s materials on the Internet. (Photo: SGGP)

Database needs more secured exploitation for economic growth

Data in the digital era has become an increasingly important resource for economic activities besides land, human resources, and energy from fossil fuel. Like other developed nations, Vietnam is paying more and more attention to exploit this valuable resource while securing it effectively for sustainable socio-economic development.


Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Thanh Hung chaired the opening ceremony of the make-in-Vietnam blockchain platform akaChain. (Photo: SGGP

Make-in-Vietnam blockchain platform akaChain launched

The Ministry of Information and Communications yesterday held an opening ceremony for the blockchain platform named akaChain in Hanoi. This ceremony belongs to a series of events to introduce Make-in-Vietnam digital platforms, a part of the program ‘National Digital Transformation until 2025, with a Vision to 2030’approved by the Prime Minister.
Consumers warned of online trading frauds on Tet holiday

Consumers warned of online trading frauds on Tet holiday

Since the quantity of trading normally witnesses a significant growth when Tet holiday approaches, sophisticated frauds are more likely to happen. Several commercial banks have issued their warning and tips to avoid such swindles, especially in online trading.

Sensitive information security has become the focused area after many incidents of data leak lately. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam introduces passwordless authentication

Never has the issue of security for sensitive information received such a focus as it is now. Witnessing a series of confidential information leak lately, Internet users all over the world, including Vietnam, hope to have a safer approach using advanced technologies in order to discourage even expert hackers.

The international conference ‘Vietnam Information Security Day 2019’ to happen on November 21, 2019 in HCMC

International conference on information security about to happen in HCMC

The international conference ‘Vietnam Information Security Day 2019’ is going to be held on November 21, 2019 in Gem Center (located in District 1 of Ho Chi Minh City). This is the event co-organized by the Vietnam Information Security Association (VNISA) – the Southern Branch and the HCMC Department of Information and Communications.

Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Nguyen Thien Nhan at the meeting (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC wishes to make drones

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee asked the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) to allow it to experiment new products in the Saigon Hi-tech Park and Quang Trung Software City including drones, driverless cars, organic waste treatment technologies, Artificial Intelligence (AI) in medical check-up and smart traffic control.
Drill for information system protection launched

Drill for information system protection launched

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Information and Communications held the event ‘Training and Drill for Information System Protection in HCMC’ for 68 technicians specializing in information technology of state departments, sectors, and districts in the city.