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Major General Pham Cong Nguyen – Director of the Department of Legislation and Administrative, Judicial Reform (MPS)

Vietnamese citizens to own e-ID cards

The new draft Citizen ID Law is expected to be introduced in the 5th session of the 14th NA. SGGP Newspaper conducted an interview with Director Pham Cong Nguyen of the Legislation and Administrative, Judicial Reform Department about this matter
ICT Press Club’s Director Board is hosting an online meeting to announce 10 most outstanding ICT events in 2022

10 most outstanding ICT events 2022 announced

Vietnam ICT Press Club yesterday held a meeting in Hanoi to announce the 10 most outstanding ICT events in 2022, voted by over 50 ICT journalists from various press organizations.
Citizens are using digital applications to pay for medical fees in a hospital in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Digital transformation becomes critical to banking-finance sector

The Institute of Digital Economy Development Strategy, Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper, and HCMC University of Economics yesterday co-held a discussion named ‘Digital Transformation in Banking-Finance: Learning from Experience of the Republic of Korea’. Many valuable lessons from RoK and other nations in the world were shared and discussed.

Cashless payment via digital applications is popular in Dai Tu Shopping Center in Thai Nguyen Province. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam on right track for breakthroughs in digital transformation

Under proper guidance of the Central Party and cooperation between the Central Government and the local authorities, Vietnam has launched an unprecedented campaign on digital transformation nationwide, achieving great results so far with expectations for more meaningful breakthroughs in the upcoming time.

The Smart Operation Center of Binh Chanh District in Ho Chi Minh City, launched in April 2022. (Photo: SGGP)

Developing digital citizen ecosystem becomes inevitable in Vietnam

The Government’s project ‘Developing an Application for Population Database, Digital Identification and Authentication for the National Digital Transformation from 2022-2025, with a Vision to 2030’ (Project 06) has been launched for 6 months in Vietnam, as a confirmation that digital transformation is an inevitable trend of the era to help Vietnamese citizens become more fluent in using digital services.

The Perspective of DXCenter

HCMC boosting digital transformation process via new consultation center

Ho Chi Minh City is building its Support and Consultation Center for Digital Transformation (DXCenter), which is estimated to be in operation in the third quarter this year. SGGP Newspaper conducted an interview with Director of Quang Trung Software City (QTSC) Lam Nguyen Hai Long about the center’s operation and its expected benefits to individuals, businesses sited in the city.

The supercomputer system of Viettel

Vietnam welcomes supercomputers to boost AI development

Supercomputers that can perform over hundreds of quadrillions of floating-point operations per second (FLOPS) have appeared more and more in major Vietnamese technological corporations. This is expected to aid those organizations to better develop AI implementations in life.

The scientific conference to pinpoint development directions for HCMC from 2021-2030, with a vision to 2045. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC striving to become a mega city of international level

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City this morning held a scientific conference to pinpoint development directions for the city in the period from 2021 to 2030, with a vision to 2045. HCMC wants to transform into a smart, active, and innovative mega city in the region and the world.

Thanks to the modern camera system, HCMC gradually manages the community based on digital platforms. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC speeding up digital transformation

Implementing the national digital transformation program until 2025 approved by the Prime Minister in June 2020, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is boosting current related activities in hope of forming digital businesses that possess globally competitive capacity and develop the city economically.

The opening ceremony of DX Day Vietnam 2020. (Photo: SGGP)

One million people working in IT industry in Vietnam

Statistics from the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) reveal that the revenues of the IT industry last year were around US$100 billion, accounting for a third of the national GDP. Among them, 12,000 businesses earned $11 billion. In Vietnam, there are now 1 million employees in the IT industry, including 250,000 software programmers.