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Cyber Security watchdog warns about latest cyber frauds

The National Cyber Security Center (NCSC) which is responsible for warning of trends about activities and developments in Vietnam's cyberspace has warned people about the latest cyber frauds.

Google offers 40,000 scholarships to support Vietnam’s digital transformation

Google has announced that it will offer 40,000 scholarships for Vietnamese students, and introduced three additional training courses in its programme to support Vietnam’s digital transformation, as part of the Google Career Certificates programme.

Voice brand names used to prevent impersonation scams

All phone numbers of units under the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) calling people will display the voice brand-name of “BO TTTT” from October 27.

Two former Google engineers set phygital startup in Vietnam

Phygital is a new field in Vietnam, but it is believed to be one with great potential to develop digital economy in the future.

Vietnam Digital Awards 2023 to honour 38 outstanding entries

Winners of the Vietnam Digital Awards 2023 (VDA 2023) will be honoured at a ceremony slated for October 7 as part of activities in response to National Digital Transformation Day (October 10).

Intricacy urged in cybercrime battle

As criminals exploit advanced technologies, both banks and customers face amplified risks, necessitating collaborative and advanced countermeasures.

Vietnam proposes stricter regulations for OTT apps like Zalo, Telegram

The draft law also introduces provisions for managing over-the-top (OTT) telecommunications services, which provide application software leveraging the internet, including popular platforms like Zalo, Viber, and Telegram.

Over 77,000 computers in Vietnam report ransomware attacks - Bkav

Bkav, a cybersecurity and software company based in Hanoi, has reported that over 77,000 computers belonging to Vietnamese businesses fell victim to data encrypting viruses in the first half of this year.

Nearly 4 million Vietnamese use Mobile Money service

Mobile Money is a service that uses telecommunications accounts to pay for goods and services, promoting cashless payments, especially in rural areas.

Hanoi hosts Asia Pacific Telecommunity Wireless Group’s 31st meeting

The 31st meeting of the Asia Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Wireless Group opened in Hanoi on May 22.

State agencies’ websites found to have hidden links for advertising, gambling

The latest preliminary check of the Authority of Information Security (AIS) under the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has found that at least 90 websites with content such as ads, card playing and gambling.

MIC and 27 enterprises to help SMEs go digital

With the goal of turning digital technology into the input factor for production, MIC and 27 enterprises with excellent digital platforms have signed contracts to help SMEs go digital in 2022.

VN businesses advised to use AI to collect and analyze consumer data

AI-based cameras can record and analyze customers’ shopping behaviors. This allows businesses to better understand customers’ tastes and then boost sales.

Vietnam ready to become self-reliant in technology: FPT leader

Vietnam has 64,000 digital enterprises and the figure is on the rise, which is a good condition for the country to promote its technological self-reliance to rise stronger, according to General Director of FPT Nguyen Van Khoa.

Sci-tech development decisive to national competitiveness

Amid difficulties and challenges, sci-tech development and innovation are still considered a decisive factor to improve national competitiveness, promote rapid and sustainable national development.

VN to speed up science and tech development in 2021-30

Vietnam has set a target to speed up the development of science and technology for the 2021-30 period with the establishment of modern research and development centres in both public and private sectors as a core mission objective.

State agencies in HCMC making breakthroughs via digital transformation

The municipal authorities in HCMC are going through the digital transformation process to comprehensively perfecting all operations of state agencies here, aiming at establishing a digital government.

Vietnam promote application of AI in hydrometeorology

Applying artificial intelligence in the hydro-meteorological sector is essential, said Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Le Cong Thanh.

Ten young talents receive Golden Globe Science and Technology Award 2021

Golden Globe Science and Technology Award was given to Vietnamese citizens under the age of 35 with outstanding achievements in science and technology who are studying and carrying out research in the country or abroad.

Hanoi completes core components of smart city

The goal for Hanoi is to become a green, modern and smart city by 2030.