With tightened management over pre-activated SIM cards, the number of mobile phone subscriptions was 125.8 million last year, a year-on-year decrease of 3.5 per cent.
Underdeveloped northern provinces were embracing high technology to make breakthroughs in farming productivity in hopes of lifting locals – mostly of ethnic minorities – out of poverty.
The novel coronavirus (officially named Covid-19) has shut many industries across Việt Nam for about a month now, but it has opened people's eyes to the country's e-Government plan.
The standard for university admissions should be raised to ensure higher quality of training, said Phùng Xuân Nhạ, Minister of Education and Training.
Abusing social networks to post or share false information will soon carry fines of VNĐ10-20 million (US$430-860), according to a decree recently issued by Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc.
The central coastal city of Đà Nẵng granted licences to 14 foreign-invested projects with total registered capital of nearly $1.69 billion in January, the municipal Department of Planning and Investment announced on Tuesday.
Nine industries could be negatively affected in the short term by the fallout of the coronavirus epidemic, according to a report by SSI Securities Corporation.