prospects heightened for data centre development

Prospects heightened for data centre development

Vietnam is witnessing significant growth in the data centre market, driven by the expanding digital economy and rising data consumption in the region.
sao do group leans on sustainable development

Sao Do Group leans on sustainable development

The journey towards building eco-friendly industrial parks (IPs) to gradually reduce their carbon footprint is becoming increasingly respected by investors at Nam Dinh Vu IP.
prime minister chairs seminar with chinese businesses

Prime Minister chairs seminar with Chinese businesses

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on May 14 chaired a seminar with representatives from 19 Chinese groups specialising in green economy and digital economy.
green economy digital economy breakthrough of vietnam china ties pm

Green economy, digital economy breakthrough of Vietnam-China ties: PM

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on May 14 expressed his belief that economic-investment-trade cooperation, especially in green economy and digital economy, will be a driver and a breakthrough of the Vietnam-China relationship.
seeking to build a digital intelligent asia pacific

Seeking to build a digital, intelligent Asia-Pacific

More than 2,000 government officials, scholars, partners, and analysts from 15 Asia-Pacific countries and regions gathered at the Huawei Digital and Intelligent APAC Congress in Thailand on April 29 to discuss the deployment of digital and intelligent infrastructure.
how companies can ramp up cybersecurity protections

How companies can ramp up cybersecurity protections

As Vietnam’s digital economy grows, so does the bullseye for cybercriminals. Cyberattacks - numbering approximately 13,900 - have rippled through Vietnam’s systems, seizing more than 83,000 computers and servers with encryption ransomware in the past five years.
assessing the role of business process automation

Assessing the role of business process automation

A seminar on business process automation (BPA) was held within the framework of the Vietnam International Trade Fair (Vietnam Expo 2024) on April 5 to discuss promoting international trade and investment with the support of digital technology.
hsbc allocates 1 billion to scale up digital platform businesses in asean

HSBC allocates $1 billion to scale up digital platform businesses in ASEAN

HSBC has announced a $1 billion ASEAN Growth Fund to help scale up platform players in the region’s booming digital economy.
strategic choice ahead for virtual asset management

Strategic choice ahead for virtual asset management

Any decision to recognise, ban, or regulate virtual assets could create conflicts of interest between traditional investors and those pursuing the digital economy sector, a conference on the issue has heard.
vietnam ericsson enhance cooperation in digital infrastructure

Vietnam, Ericsson enhance cooperation in digital infrastructure

Vietnam and Ericsson will strengthen cooperation in developing digital infrastructure, applications, platforms, and promoting digital economy development.
vietnam embracing digital economy

Vietnam embracing digital economy

From 2024, Vietnam will officially measure the added value proportion of the digital economy on the country’s GDP. Nguyen Thi Huong, director general of General Statistics Office (GSO) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, spoke with VIR's Manh Bon about the country's current digital economy.
higher growth possible with effort

Higher growth possible with effort

Amid big difficulties, the Vietnamese economy is expected to continue bouncing back with a boost in domestic consumption and production, which are among priorities set by the government to hit its new growth goals.
fpt is and metrodata unveil strategic digital transformation partnership

FPT IS and Metrodata unveil strategic digital transformation partnership

FPT Information System Corporation (FPT IS) and PT. Metrodata Electronics, Tbk, the largest ICT public company in Indonesia, signed an MoU at a ceremony in Hanoi in a significant move on January 13, part of the state visit of Indonesian President Joko Widodo to Vietnam from January 11-13.
the state of play for vietnams economy into 2024

The state of play for Vietnam’s economy into 2024

The Vietnamese economy is set in 2024 to grow at a higher rate than in 2023. Andrea Coppola, lead economist for the World Bank in Vietnam, spoke with VIR’s Nguyen Dat about the country’s economic performance last year and prospects for the future.
ericsson committed to digital transformation with 5g

Ericsson committed to digital transformation with 5G

With Vietnam’s plan to commercialise 5G in 2024, Ericsson continues to deliver on its commitment to support Vietnam’s accelerated digital economy journey. Rita Mokbel, head of Ericsson Vietnam, talked to VIR’s Bich Thuy about the plans to make this happen.