Cut in AAG cable slows down Internet connectivity
(Apr 23, 2015)
The management centre of the Asia America Gateway (AAG) submarine cable
said a segment of the cable from HCM City to Hong Kong was cut on April
There is a close and consistent correlation between the use of
unlicensed software and malware as well as security threats, experts
The Ministry of Information and Communications officially appointed Le
Nam Tra, the general director of the MobiFone Telecommunications
Corporation, as its new chairman on April 21.
The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) will support the
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in implementing an
information technology application for managing and building
e-governance during 2015 to 2020.
Viettel Telecom, a member company of the Viettel Group, on April 20
launched its own over-the-top (OTT) service that provides free
Internet-based calls and messaging to users.
The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has vowed to take
bolder steps to crack down on spam messages sent via internet and mobile
phones, which is rapidly spreading with others cyber-crimes.
About 1,500 contestants representing 260 school teams on Sunday joined
the national qualification round of the Microsoft Office Specialist
World Champion (MOSWC) 2015, which is being held at competition sites in
Ha Noi, Hai Phong, Thai Nguyen, Hue, HCM City and An Giang.
An information and communications ministry delegation, led by Deputy
Minister Nguyen Minh Hong, attended the Global Conference on Cyberspace,
held from April 14 to 17 in the Netherlands.
Viet Nam has slipped one place to rank 85th out of 143 economies in the
Network Readiness Index 2015 Rankings, according to a recently-released
Global Information Technology Report by the World Economic Forum.
The final round of the 2015 Viet Nam Robot contest will take place in
Can Tho City from May 12 to 17 and draw participation from 32 teams.
Sixty-nine out of 85 products and services will be honoured at the Sao
Khue Awards, an annual ceremony held for the information technology and