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Modern Vietnamese farmers: wear suits, sit in Hanoi and feed fowl in Dak Lakicon
FEATURE18/02/20210

Modern Vietnamese farmers: wear suits, sit in Hanoi and feed fowl in Dak Lak

Many Vietnamese farmers just need to press a button to grow vegetables and raise pigs, and click a mouse to sell vegetables in the global market.

 
Over 5,100 cyber-attacks hit Vietnam in 2020icon

Over 5,100 cyber-attacks hit Vietnam in 2020

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
03/01/2021

As many as 5,168 cyber-attacks were recorded on information systems in Vietnam in 2020, a year-on-year decline of 0.15 percent, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications’ National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC).

New policy is needed to control Facebook in Vietnamicon

New policy is needed to control Facebook in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/11/2020

Experts, citing international practice, say it is necessary to set up a specific mechanism to control cross-border social networks strong enough to deter violators and favorable enough to ensure a fair playing field for all social networks.

60 percent of online orders in Vietnam made on social networksicon

60 percent of online orders in Vietnam made on social networks

BUSINESS
10/11/2020

Vietnamese people are shopping on social networks more than on e-commerce websites. The payment methods for goods exchanged on the social networks, however, remains very ‘primitive’.

Why do Vietnam’s live digital platforms fail in the home market?icon

Why do Vietnam’s live digital platforms fail in the home market?

FEATURE
06/10/2020

From Umbala to 360Live, Vietnam’s technology platforms have failed to compete with foreign rivals such as Tik Tok and Bigo Live.

Facebook and YouTube facing extra regulations for Vietnamicon

Facebook and YouTube facing extra regulations for Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
13/05/2020

Major social network sites such as Facebook and YouTube face even stricter controls in Vietnam if a draft decree amendment on internet management gets approval, 

Women spread love for cooking via social networksicon

Women spread love for cooking via social networks

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
11/03/2020

Hanoi-based teacher Pham Ha loves cooking, garnishing her dishes and posting photos on social media. For her, a smartphone is the ideal device to share her passion and make friends with others who share the same interest.

New decree details fines for bad behaviour on social networksicon

New decree details fines for bad behaviour on social networks

SOCIETY
05/02/2020

Abuse of social networks to post or share false information will carry fines of 10 million – 20 million VND (430 – 860 USD), according to a decree recently issued by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Local social networks hoping to gain popularityicon

Local social networks hoping to gain popularity

FEATURE
22/10/2019

The race among Vietnamese social networks is starting to become exciting but much needs to be done for them to develop.

22,000 computers in Vietnam vulnerable to cyberattacksicon

22,000 computers in Vietnam vulnerable to cyberattacks

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
16/08/2019

The VN Information Security Department has issued a warning of new vulnerabilities found in remote desktop services, which may affect 22,000 computers using Windows operating system in Vietnam.

Children's efforts need genuine appreciationicon

Children's efforts need genuine appreciation

SOCIETY
06/06/2019

A day before a parent-teacher meeting, Pham Huong from Hoan Kiem District posted a status on Facebook calling on her friends not to share the scores their children achieved at school online.