Training on safe Internet access skills held for school teachers

Training on safe Internet access skills held for school teachers

The educational project ‘Be Internet Awesome’, held by Google in Vietnam a year ago, has achieved positive results. Over 7,400 teachers from more than 1,100 primary schools in 4 provinces and cities have completed their training. Around 1 million pupils will benefit from this project.

The growth rate speed of Vietnam's digital economy

Vietnam owning fastest growing digital economy in Southeast Asia

The digital economy of Vietnam is enjoying the fastest growth rate in the Southeast Asian (SEA) region, with estimated Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) rise by 28 percent, from US$18 billion in 2021 to $23 billion this year, thanks to the 26-percent development of its e-commerce.

The meeting held by the Authority of Broadcasting and Electronic Information (photo:

Functional agencies cooperating to handle fake news on cyber space

The Authority of Broadcasting and Electronic Information (under the Information and Communications Ministry) yesterday held a meeting in Ho Chi Minh City to summarize activities in the electronic information field for the first 6 months of 2022.

Many people receive phone calls from strangers pretending to be state officials for scams. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC facing serious telecoms scam

Many citizens have lately reported to functional agencies that they repeatedly receive suspicious phone calls from strangers faking state units, announcing prize winning, or advertising new lucrative job positions. The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Public Security has warned that these kinds of scams are becoming more sophisticated, and that citizens should be on guard.

PM Pham Minh Chinh (right) visits Intel on May 17. (Photo: VNA)

PM visits Sillicon Valley tech giants

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on May 17 (US time) visited tech giants Intel, Apple and Google in Silicon Valley as part of his US visit.