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Police in the southern province of Binh Duong has fined a local woman (USD521.73) for spreading fake news about a plane crash on her Facebook account.


Fighting fake news on internet

Fake news on the internet is posing major challenges to Vietnam’s national construction and defense destabilizing national politics, and eroding people’s trust in the Party. Government agencies are taking steps to deal with this fake news.

PM asks press to intensify fight against fake news

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 19 asked the press offices to manifest their core values of providing verified news and intensify the fight against fabrications as well as fake news.


Facebook will not remove fake news - but will 'demote' it

 Facebook says it will not remove fake news from its platform because it does not violate its community standards.

U.S. university launches tool to show how fake news spreads

 Researchers at Indiana University have developed a new tool that shows how fake news and unverified stories spread through social media.

Facebook to roll out new tools to tackle fake news

Facebook Inc said it will introduce tools to prevent fake news stories from spreading on its platform, an about-face in response to rising criticism that it did not do enough to combat the problem during the U.S. presidential campaign.