The meeting held by the Authority of Broadcasting and Electronic Information (photo: Dangcongsan.vn)

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.

Nearly 4,800 people collected tax from e-commerce activities on Google, Facebook

Nearly 4,800 people collected tax from e-commerce activities on Google, Facebook

In order to monitor, manage and effectively collect tax on e-commerce activities, the Ho Chi Minh City Tax Department has implemented measures during the passing time, including data sharing mechanism implementation of logistics enterprises, delivery services and cash on delivery courier-service of organizations, individuals doing business on online trading platforms or social media including YouTube, Zalo, Facebook.
Consumers are comparing goods prices and reading comments on online shopping platforms. (Photo: SGGP)

Online shoppers warned of cunning tricks

Along with the popularity of online shopping in Vietnam come several cunning tricks of criminals to steal money from consumers. In such a high shopping season at the end of the lunar year, carelessness of both buyers and sellers could cost them dearly.

The fake news about dead bodies due to Covid-19 in Ho Chi Minh City, being widely spread in the middle of July

Vietnam tightens administration to reduce harmful effects of social networks

The popularity of social networks to the community has both negative and positive impacts, especially during the social distance period when people have to use the Internet to update information around them. Using stricter policies and regulations, the Government is trying to minimize these drawbacks to provide a healthier virtual environment for its citizens.

Deputy Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Ho Hai is delivering his speech in the working session with District 3’s leaders. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC implements IT for national election tasks

Deputy Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee cum Vice Chairman of HCMC Election Commission Nguyen Ho Hai yesterday paid a visit to District 1 and District 3 to check election tasks performed here.