NDO - The number of internet users in Vietnam has reached 50 million, equivalent to 54% of the population, after two decades since the country officially joined the global interconnected network. (Nov 23, 2017)
NDO - A human body modelling application using virtual reality technology designed by Duy Tan University has won first prize in the 2017 Vietnamese Talent Award given annually to products in the information technology sector.
NDO - Two researchers from Vietnam and the UK have been awarded the Newton Prize, worth GBP 200,000 for their joint project on a designed communications system that can work even when extreme weather and natural disasters strike.
NDO – The top three winners of the Global Smart City Innovation Challenge for Vietnam (SCIC) competition, launched by the Mekong Business Initiative (MBI), were announced at the Vietnam Demo Day in Hanoi, on November 13.
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam-Australia partnership programme on innovation was announced during a ceremony in the central city of Da Nang on November 8, within the framework of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Week.
NDO - Mobile payments will soon boom and become popular in Vietnam, in a similar manner to mobile phones ten years ago, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue at the 2017 Vietnam Mobile Payment Forum, in Hanoi, on November 6.
NDO – A tropical depression in the East Sea strengthened into a new storm on November 2, becoming the twelfth typhoon to enter the East Sea so far this year, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).
NDO - The digital economy is booming and has become a leading factor in driving economic growth all over the world. This is the foundation to enhance productivity in other sectors and to stimulate innovations, in which information and telecommunications (ICT) infrastructure plays a significant role.
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC)’s Authority of Telecommunications held an international seminar in Hanoi on October 30 on competition and telecommunications rates management.
NDO/VNA –Domestic and international young researchers gathered at a conference in the central city of Da Nang on October 30 to discuss policies to help Vietnamese enterprises enhance their competitiveness.