Internet access connecting Viet Nam with other countries through the Asia-America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable will be fully repaired on January 9, 2014.
Tam Dao tourist area has offered free wifi service since the beginning of 2014, according to the Department of Information and Communications of Vinh Phuc Province.
The Authority of Radio Frequency's international cooperation has helped Viet Nam become the ASEAN region's leader for radio frequencies.
Viet Nam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) signed a cooperation agreement on Wednesday to operate e-government services for Hai Phong from 2014 to 2020.
Microsoft Viet Nam has launched a programme to provide free Office 365 software to non-governmental organisations (NGOs) on Tuesday in Ha Noi.
Intel Corporation introduced its latest Atom™ Z3000 Series of low-power systems-on-a-chip (SoC) in HCM City this week
Giant Software Company (FPT Software), Samsung Electronics Viet Nam and VMS Mobifone have signed a co-operative agreement to provide comprehensive corporate governance packets based on the Mobility platform on Tuesday.
The FPT Information System Company (FPT IS) won first prize at this year's eAsia Awards for its electronic customs clearance system for public services.
The 15th International Exhibition on Telecommunications and Information Technology (Viet Nam Telecoms 2013) will be held in HCM City from November 20-23.
Ten top students from universities in the field of science and information technology and poor students who had overcome difficulties in study were given VNPT scholarships yesterday.
The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) will continue to delay a two-year-old ruling to issue licences to cable-television service suppliers.

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PM meets acclaimed local mathematician PM meets acclaimed local mathematician

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday met Professor Ngo Bao Chau, the first Vietnamese to win the Fields Medal, the highest professional honour a mathematician can attain, and the Education Dialogue Group.

Scholars discuss East Sea dispute at int'l conference Scholars discuss East Sea dispute at int'l conference

The East Sea dispute will continue in the near future and urgent solutions should be found to manage the conflict and resolve it without force or the threat to use force and protect the rights of fishermen in traditional fishing grounds, an international conference that opened in HCM City yesterday agreed.

Police look into scam claims at pagoda Police look into scam claims at pagoda

Police are investigating rumors that a pagoda in Long Bien District is selling children for adoption.

A Vietnamese and a Chinese arrested for ivory smuggling A Vietnamese and a Chinese arrested for ivory smuggling

Customs officials have arrested a Chinese woman and a Vietnamese man at Suvarnabhumi Airport after they allegedly tried to smuggle out elephant tusks and ivory products worth about BAT9 million.

Places for a vacation: Son Doong Cave Places for a vacation: Son Doong Cave

Son Doong Cave in Viet Nam's Quang Binh Province has been suggested by the American news website huffingtonpost.com as one of the places to visit in 20 years.