Hanoi exerts efforts to build e-Government

Hanoi exerts efforts to build e-Government

NDO - To successfully build the e-Government in localities, towards a nationwide e-Government, effective management and close coordination among ministries, sectors and localities is required. Director of Hanoi municipal Department of Information and Communications Phan Lan Tu, who was assigned to build the technical infrastructure and organise staff training for the e-government, granted Nhan Dan Newspaper an interview on the necessity to change people's perception in the application of information technology in the implementation of administrative procedures. (Sep 01, 2017)

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