MIC introduces Vietnamese virtual assistant platform

MIC introduces Vietnamese virtual assistant platform

NDO – The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) on September 25 introduced a Vietnamese virtual assistant platform as developed by the Army Telecommunication Industry Corporation (Viettel). (14 hours ago)


Vietnam maintains high ranking in Global Innovation Index 2020

  Sep 03, 2020 17:55:16
NDO – Vietnam continues to maintain a high ranking, placed at 42nd out of 131 economies around the world in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2020 as announced by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on September 2. 

National data portal inaugurated

  Sep 01, 2020 12:12:33
NDO/VNA - The national data portal https://data.gov.vn was launched by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) during a ceremony held in Hanoi on August 31. 

Made-in-Vietnam AI platform debuted

  Aug 28, 2020 21:02:48
NDO/VNA – The Viettel AI Open Platform, an artificial intelligence (AI) platform developed by the military-run telecoms group Viettel, was launched by the Ministry of Information and Communication at a ceremony on August 28. 

International law governing cyberspace globally urgently needed to ensure human rights

  Aug 28, 2020 12:55:23
NDO – A virtual executive seminar themed “International law governing cyberspace” was co-held by the Department of Foreign Relations under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) in coordination with the Dutch Embassy and the EU delegation to Vietnam in Hanoi on August 27. 

Programme launched to honour top Vietnamese IT firms

  Aug 26, 2020 17:15:33
NDO - The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) has formally launched a programme to select pioneering Vietnamese IT firms in 2020. 

US helps HCM City develop smart city operations centre

  Aug 25, 2020 21:37:34
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City's Department of Information and Communications on August 25 signed an agreement with the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) on technical assistance for the building of a smart city operations centre. 

Vietnam strives to have 100,000 digital technology companies by 2030

  Aug 25, 2020 17:09:18
NDO/VNA – Vietnam hopes to develop 100,000 digital technology companies with a workforce of 1.5 million by 2030. 

Vietnam Golden Book of Creativity 2020 honours 75 scientific and technological works

  Aug 24, 2020 17:38:59
NDO – The Vietnam Golden Book of Creativity 2020 was released on August 24, honouring outstanding individuals whose research works and applications in the field of natural and applied sciences have significantly contributed to the country’s socio-economic development. 

“Make in Vietnam” digital technology product awards 2020 launched

  Aug 20, 2020 13:37:01
NDO – The “Make in Vietnam” digital technology products 2020 award, the first of its kind in Vietnam, was launched by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in Hanoi on August 19. 

Da Nang leads in installation of contact tracing app Bluezone

  Aug 20, 2020 11:01:18
NDO - Vietnam’s home-grown contact tracing app Bluezone has been installed by more than 40% of the population of Da Nang, the epicentre of Vietnam’s latest coronavirus outbreak. 

Made-in-Vietnam COVID-19 vaccine set for human trials in October

  Aug 15, 2020 10:12:36
NDO/VNA – First phase of human trials on a made-in-Vietnam COVID-19 vaccine could begin as early as this October. 

Blockchain platform akaChain launched

  Aug 14, 2020 17:34:50
NDO – The Ministry of Information and Communications held a launch ceremony in Hanoi on August 13 for the blockchain platform akaChain.  

Vietnam holds huge potential for IT development: Indian expert

  Aug 09, 2020 14:27:14
NDO/VNA - Vietnam holds tremendous potential for information technology (IT) development thanks to its young and talented human resources and attractive investment climate, thereby becoming one of the brightest investment destinations for Indian firms, an Indian expert has said. 

India helps Vietnam establish software development and training centre

  Aug 08, 2020 12:01:51
NDO – The Vietnam Posts and telecommunications Institute of Technology (PTIT) and the Indian Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC) signed an addendum to the agreement on the establishment of a Centre for Software Development and Training in Vietnam on August 7.