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Global list includes name of Vietnamese “unicorns”icon
FEATURE18/10/20210

Global list includes name of Vietnamese “unicorns”

Startup Sky Mavis with the game Axie Infinity has surprised the Vietnamese startup community when it reached a huge total market capitalization - US$2.4 billion - after three years since its release, a record time in the Asian technology world.

 
Vietnam develops indicators for digital economy statisticsicon

Vietnam develops indicators for digital economy statistics

BUSINESS
25/09/2021

The Ministry of Planning and Investment is working on the draft Circular on the Set of Statistical Indicators for the Digital Economy. 

Covid-19 pandemic and the golden season of digital transformationicon

Covid-19 pandemic and the golden season of digital transformation

FEATURE
20/09/2021

On September 5, when the Covid-19 outbreak was still rampant, the new school year started online for millions of students. 

Indicators to measure Vietnam's digital economy neededicon

Indicators to measure Vietnam's digital economy needed

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
19/09/2021

The set of indicators will fully reflect every aspect of the digital economy, including digital infrastructure, the popularity of digital means, online services, and human resources.

Where is Vietnam in the global digital race?icon

Where is Vietnam in the global digital race?

FEATURE
13/09/2021

Vietnam is one of the fastest growing internet-based economies in the region. E-commerce revenue has been growing at a rate similar to the growth rate of world e-commerce revenue and higher than the country’s GDP growth.

Vietnam among 10 countries with largest cross-border data transfericon

Vietnam among 10 countries with largest cross-border data transfer

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
12/09/2021

Vietnam has been among the top 10 countries in terms of cross-border data transfer in the past decade.

New solutions needed to deal with problems that did not exist over last 30 yearsicon

New solutions needed to deal with problems that did not exist over last 30 years

FEATURE
11/09/2021

A quick survey of businesses via the webinar "FPT eCovax – the digital solution for businesses to overcome the pandemic" found three major problems that businesses are facing now.

Agriculture Ministry to open new path for farm produce salesicon

Agriculture Ministry to open new path for farm produce sales

FEATURE
04/09/2021

“We have to figure out a new ‘farm produce path’ that allows us to connect fields and markets,” said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Minh Hoan.

Developing a digital economy for the 21st centuryicon

Developing a digital economy for the 21st century

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/08/2021

Green growth and digital development are likely the most anticipated trends in the first half of the 21st century, helping a country develop fast and sustainably.

Infrastructure ready for digital economy, society: Ministericon

Infrastructure ready for digital economy, society: Minister

FEATURE
18/08/2021

Green and digital development is the main development trend in the first half of the 21st century.

Gov't needs to improve legal framework for digital economy: expertsicon

Gov't needs to improve legal framework for digital economy: experts

BUSINESS
15/08/2021

Experts have called on Vietnam to enhance its legal framework to promote the development of the digital economy to attract investment and improve its competitiveness.

Visiting a Make-in-Vietnam smart houseicon

Visiting a Make-in-Vietnam smart house

FEATURE
06/07/2021

Digital transformation is taking place strongly in Vietnam. Tens of thousands of technology businesses have been established in a short time, promising to create new growth engines for the economy.

GDP growth rate high in H1, but many people, businesses still strugglingicon

GDP growth rate high in H1, but many people, businesses still struggling

FEATURE
02/07/2021

Vietnam had a positive GDP growth in the first half of the year, and budget collections were beyond expectations. But there is still a dark side to Vietnam’s economy.

Information and Communications Ministry cooperates with ADB to promote Vietnam's digital transformationicon

Information and Communications Ministry cooperates with ADB to promote Vietnam's digital transformation

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
02/07/2021

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in developing digital government, digital economy and digital society.

Vietnam's growth potential lies in the digital economyicon

Vietnam's growth potential lies in the digital economy

FEATURE
01/07/2021

The digital economy in Vietnam accounts for about 8.2% of GDP. The development potential of the Internet and digital economy components is still quite large. 

Online ads earn big amid COVID-19 pandemicicon

Online ads earn big amid COVID-19 pandemic

BUSINESS
15/06/2021

Online advertising, as the first choice of firms and brands amid the pandemic, is thriving in Vietnam and could reach the milestone of 1 billion USD in revenue this year.

Ministry urged to submit National strategy on digital economy and society in Augusticon

Ministry urged to submit National strategy on digital economy and society in August

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/05/2021

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has recently tasked the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) to finalize and submit a national strategy on developing digital economy and digital society this August.

59% of Vietnamese firms switch to digital platformsicon

59% of Vietnamese firms switch to digital platforms

BUSINESS
19/04/2021

In Vietnam, over half of businesses have turned to digital platforms to adapt to the new context amid the Covid-19 pandemic.