|The launching ceremony of VNPT-IT. — Photo hanoimoi.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — The Việt Nam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) officially launched its information and technology company -- VNPT – IT on Tuesday.
The new company is responsible for researching and developing IT and communication solutions.
VNPT-IT will have five regional centres, five product development centres, one IDC infrastructure centre and an innovative centre specialising in software and new technology testing.
At the launching ceremony, Trần Mạnh Hùng, chairman of the group’s board of directors, said that VNPT officially launched the unit specialised in information technology only a short time after the Government’s approval of the group’s restructuring plan for the period 2018-20.
VNPT-IT will be the new pillar of VNPT Group in building the country’s digital economy. To meet the goals set, the group is expecting that VNPT-IT’s number of staff will reach 5,000 by 2019.
"We commit to bringing all of our capabilities together with the Government to bring IT to every corner of our lives," said the chairman. — VNS