Việt Nam targets 100 per cent usage of IPv6 service by 2025

The first phase of IPv6 for Gov, conducted between 2021 and 2022, primarily focused on state agencies. Half of all ministries, agencies, and localities were targeted to adopt IPv6 transitional plans and successfully shift towards IPv6 for their portals. It is expected that all of them will roll out their plans during the second phase between 2022 and 2025.

VPBank sells 15 per cent of its charter capital to Japan’s SMBC

VPBank on Monday announced that it has entered into an agreement with Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) - a subsidiary of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc (SMFG) to issue 15 per cent of equity stake through a private placement, officially welcoming SMBC as a foreign strategic investor of the bank.