|VNA General Director Nguyen Duc Loi Loi (Left) meets with the President and CEO of Yonhap News Agency, Park No-hwang in Seoul, S. Korea yesterday. — Photo VNA
SEOUL (VNS) — A Vietnam News Agency (VNA) delegation led by General Director Nguyen Duc Loi attended the 39th meeting of the Executive Board of the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agency (OANA) that opened in Seoul, S. Korea yesterday.
The General Director presented a brief account of Viet Nam's digital communications landscape, saying that internet users made up 44 per cent of the country's 91 million population, while mobile phone subscriptions accounted for 140 per cent and social media accounts were equivalent to 21 per cent.
In the near future, news items on French, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese and ethnic minority languages would be made available with user-friendly applications.
Loi also met the President and CEO of Yonhap News Agency, S. Korea's largest news agency, to review the progress of bilateral co-operation and outline joint tasks for the future. — VNS