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New Deputy Minister of Information and Communications appointedicon
POLITICS20/09/20190

New Deputy Minister of Information and Communications appointed

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 19 signed a decision to appoint Pham Anh Tuan, Chairman of the Members’ Council of Vietnam Post Corporation, as Deputy Minister of Information and Communications.

 
Ministry of Information and Communications prepares to auction 2.6 GHz bandwidthicon

Ministry of Information and Communications prepares to auction 2.6 GHz bandwidth

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
20/08/2019

MobiFone, Viettel, Vinaphone, and other telecom companies are eyeing the chance to win the MIC’s license to roll out 4G services on the 2.6GHz bandwidth.

Ministry warns of security breachesicon

Ministry warns of security breaches

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
17/08/2019

The Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications has warned of two security breaches that exist in Remote Desktop Services of the Windows operation system (OS).

IP blacklist to be created to fight spamicon

IP blacklist to be created to fight spam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
16/08/2019

The Ministry of Information and Communications might create an IP blacklist, recording IPs that send out spam text messages, calls and emails, officials said.

Harmful videos account for a half of YouTube's advertising revenueicon

Harmful videos account for a half of YouTube's advertising revenue

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
01/08/2019

YouTube keeps denying that it is abetting the spread of harmful videos in Vietnam, although half of its revenue comes from the advertisements running on these videos.

Vietnamese representative elected as AWG Chairmanicon

Vietnamese representative elected as AWG Chairman

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
08/07/2019

Dr. Le Van Tuan, Deputy Director of the Authority of Radio Frequency Management under the Ministry of Information and Communications, has been elected as Chairman of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Wireless Group (AWG) for the 2019-2022 term.

Over 3,100 cyber attacks hit Vietnam in six monthsicon

Over 3,100 cyber attacks hit Vietnam in six months

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
06/07/2019

Vietnam suffered 3,159 cyber attacks in the first six months of this year, a decrease from the same period last year, the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) said on July 5.

Three telecom providers licensed to trial 5Gicon

Three telecom providers licensed to trial 5G

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
06/07/2019

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has granted licences to telecom providers Viettel, Vinaphone and Mobifone to test 5G services, MIC Deputy Minister Nguyen Thanh Hung said on July 5.

Vietnam deactivates 1.85 million illegible mobile subscribersicon

Vietnam deactivates 1.85 million illegible mobile subscribers

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
06/07/2019

More than 1.85 million prepaid mobile subscribers were deactivated in the first six months of the year as they were improperly registered, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC).

More brand ads found embedded in malicious YouTube videosicon

More brand ads found embedded in malicious YouTube videos

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
23/06/2019

 The Broadcasting, Television and Electronic Information Authority under the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has detected 40 more brands which are advertising in videos with malicious content.

Vietnam exerts pressure on Google’s YouTube advertisersicon

Vietnam exerts pressure on Google’s YouTube advertisers

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
22/06/2019

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has ordered tens of domestic and foreign brands to not advertise on video clips that contain anti-State propaganda on YouTube, a video-sharing platform.