The Police Division of Administrative Management on Social Media under Dak Lak Province Public Security Department is issuing chip-based citizen ID cards to people in need. (Photo: Public Security Ministry)

National digital transformation project focuses on citizens, businesses

The project ‘Developing the Application of Data on Population, Identification, Electronic Authentication Data for National Digital Transformation in the 2022-2025 Period, with a vision toward 2030’ (Project 06) is in progress. All related ministries, state agencies, local authorities are determinedly accelerating the project, requiring smoother and more synchronous cooperation.

E-identification accounts ensure sensitive information protection

E-identification accounts ensure sensitive information protection

The Ministry of Public Security has announced that on July 18, 2022 its member – the Police Department for Administrative Management of Social Order completed the improvements for its app called VNeID to offer administrative features for citizens. The electronic identification and authentication have been integrated into this app, which has received nearly 6 million of e-ID account applications so far.

The meeting was held in Ho Chi Minh City, with the participation of representatives of the Southern provinces and cities.

Vietnam should aim at compulsory social insurance for all citizens: Expert

Mr. Bui Sy Loi, former Vice Chairman of the Social Affairs Committee of the National Assembly, stated that it is necessary to identify new demands in each aspect when developing social policies. As to social insurance policies, he proposed compulsory social insurance for the whole population just like health insurance.


 

Health Ministry proposes to PM specific policies to cope with difficulties

Health Ministry proposes to PM specific policies to cope with difficulties

Challenges caused by changes in disease patterns, an increasing proportion of old people, globalization, urbanization, and climate change have been potentially containing many negative impacts on people's health. Meanwhile, people's needs and expectations for medical services are higher.
The Smart Operation Center of Binh Chanh District in Ho Chi Minh City, launched in April 2022. (Photo: SGGP)

Developing digital citizen ecosystem becomes inevitable in Vietnam

The Government’s project ‘Developing an Application for Population Database, Digital Identification and Authentication for the National Digital Transformation from 2022-2025, with a Vision to 2030’ (Project 06) has been launched for 6 months in Vietnam, as a confirmation that digital transformation is an inevitable trend of the era to help Vietnamese citizens become more fluent in using digital services.

HCMC accelerating digital government establishment

HCMC accelerating digital government establishment

Ho Chi Minh City is launching the Government’s project ‘Developing an Application for Population Database, Digital Identification and Authentication for the National Digital Transformation from 2022-2025, with a Vision to 2030’ (Project 06). This has shown the city’s determination in completing its digital transformation, transforming itself into a smart city, and effectively operating the common database.

Law on Personal Income Tax inconsistent

Law on Personal Income Tax inconsistent

The Ministry of Finance recently submitted an amendment to the Law on Personal Income Tax (PIT) to the Standing Committee of the National Assembly.