MIC

Latest News about MIC

Ministry to conduct a large-scale inspection on junk SIM cardsicon

Ministry to conduct a large-scale inspection on junk SIM cards

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has said it plans to deal with telecom waste and continue large-scale inspections of junk SIM cards.

 
Ministry of Information and Communications warns about strange phone calls and messagesicon

Ministry of Information and Communications warns about strange phone calls and messages

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/05/2020

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) recommends that people watch out for strange calls and do not send any money or provide personal information to strangers over the phone.

Covid-19 gives push to digital transformation process in Vietnamicon

Covid-19 gives push to digital transformation process in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
28/05/2020

The concept of digital transformation has become clearer during the Covid-19 crisis.

Vietnam to launch e-government evaluation system this Julyicon

Vietnam to launch e-government evaluation system this July

POLITICS
23/03/2020

An e-government evaluation system will be launched in July 2020.

PM urges simpler procedures for auction of 4G bandicon

PM urges simpler procedures for auction of 4G band

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
13/03/2020

The PM has directed the MIC to urgently propose simpler and faster procedures to the auction of the 4G band.

Vietnam plans to allocate wavebands through auctionicon

Vietnam plans to allocate wavebands through auction

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
28/02/2020

If the government puts the new 2600 MHz frequency band up for auction, it will be able to collect VND6-8 trillion, a significant amount of money in the context of Covid-19 which is threatening economic growth.

Mobile money to add up 0.5 ppts to Vietnam economic growthicon

Mobile money to add up 0.5 ppts to Vietnam economic growth

BUSINESS
24/02/2020

Over 50% of the Vietnamese population does not have a payment account at banks, therefore, mobile money would offer a non-cash payment method for a large base of customers.

Local platform’s work cut out to reinvent social networkingicon

Local platform’s work cut out to reinvent social networking

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/01/2020

Vietnamese-made social networks are struggling to regain the Vietnamese advertising market from giants Facebook and YouTube.

PM lauds information-communications sector’s achievementsicon

PM lauds information-communications sector’s achievements

POLITICS
28/12/2019

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed comprehensive progress in the information and communications sector this year during its conference in Hanoi on December 28.

Journalists must embrace technology or risk being replaced: Ministericon

Journalists must embrace technology or risk being replaced: Minister

SOCIETY
14/11/2019

Vietnamese media could be falling behind the relentless march of technological development and need to catch up soon, said Information and Communications Minister Nguyen Manh Hung.

Vietnam puts high hopes on 5Gicon

Vietnam puts high hopes on 5G

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/09/2019

Vietnam cherishes a ambitious plan to become one of the first countries trying 5G, called the ‘highway of the digital economy’.

VN businesses go digital in corporate governanceicon

VN businesses go digital in corporate governance

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
18/07/2019

Businesses understand that digitalization is a must in the digital technology era. However, for many reasons, the modernization of financial information remains unsuccessful in the country.

Vietnam vows to stop illegal cross-border online game distributionicon

Vietnam vows to stop illegal cross-border online game distribution

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/07/2019

The drastic measures applied by state management agencies and the appearance of new business models promise to create a healthy online game market that is sustainable and legally compliant.

Vietnam reinforces human resources for information security tasksicon

Vietnam reinforces human resources for information security tasks

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/07/2019

Vietnam has a number of computer emergency response teams (CERTs), but they are not connected and are unprofessional.

Smarthomes becoming more popular in Vietnamicon

Smarthomes becoming more popular in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/06/2019

Smarthomes first appeared in Vietnam 10 years ago, but have only become popular recently.

Regulating ride-hailing firms: Do not dampen the developmenticon

Regulating ride-hailing firms: Do not dampen the development

BUSINESS
24/06/2019

As competition is uneven among ride-hailing firms and traditional taxi companies, there is heated debate about how to better regulate new business models.

Facebook account-elimination service popular in Vietnamicon

Facebook account-elimination service popular in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
11/05/2019

The illegal service came out soon after Facebook became popular in Vietnam and it is now the livelihood of a high number of people. The service is offered on the internet and Facebook.

FPT software firm’s president explains ‘why Vietnam is still poor’icon

FPT software firm’s president explains ‘why Vietnam is still poor’

BUSINESS
30/04/2019

Citing information that the productivity of a Singaporean worker is 14 times higher than one Vietnamese, Hoang Nam Tien, president of FPT Software, explained why Vietnam is still poor.