5G technology was widely piloted in Thu Duc City of HCMC, but there is no actual app exploiting it.

Technological projects showing signs of impracticality

To boost digital transformation in the community, various technological programs like 5G network development, Mobile Money, or supporting poor people with smartphones are highly welcomed. Yet, until now, experts in the technological field comment that these projects have not reached expectation.

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh is attending the ceremony to launch the National Population Database on July 1, 2021 in the head office of the Public Security Ministry

Top ten outstanding ICT events of 2021 announced

Vietnam ICT Press Club yesterday released the list of top-10 outstanding ICT events in Vietnam in 2021, most of which are related to Governmental directions. The voting process has been done online due to the Complicated Covid-19 outbreak in the country lately.

Viettel has successfully launched its pilot scheme for Mobile Money. (Photo: SGGP)

Mobile Money in Vietnam witnesses promising future

The approval of the Prime Minister in Decision No.316/QD-TTG on March 9, 2021 to the pilot scheme for the use of telecoms accounts to pay for small-value goods and services (Mobile Money) has attracted much interest of both experts in the fields of banking, finance, telecoms as well as the general public.

New banking of modern era: Mobile money

New banking of modern era: Mobile money

Lately, Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung said after the Prime Minister has given the green light to mobile money implementation, the Ministry has worked with the State Bank of Vietnam and telecommunication companies on goal orientation for payment services.