Digital economy to support $74 billion of annual economic impact in Vietnam by 2030

Digital economy to support $74 billion of annual economic impact in Vietnam by 2030

AlphaBeta and Google highlighted the potential in Vietnam's digital economy in a report launched at a workshop held by the National Innovation Centre.
A digital slant for economic recovery

A digital slant for economic recovery

The health crisis has dented growth prospects for Vietnam that are now forecast to stay at a lower-than-hoped level. However, one of the key remedies for a sustainable rebound will be boosting the digital economy.
Developing a digital economy for the 21st century

Developing a digital economy for the 21st century

Green growth and digital development are likely the most anticipated trends in the first half of the 21st century, helping a country develop fast and sustainably.
Vietnam tightens cybersecurity on digital platforms

Vietnam tightens cybersecurity on digital platforms

The MIC issued Directive No.49/CT-BTTTT on the the safe and healthy development and application of digital platforms to tighten control over cybersecurity.
Digital economy to make up 20 per cent of GDP in Vietnam by 2025

Digital economy to make up 20 per cent of GDP in Vietnam by 2025

Vietnam set the goal of boosting its digital economy to account for 20 per cent of its GDP by 2025.
Gov't needs to improve legal framework for digital economy: experts

Gov't needs to improve legal framework for digital economy: experts

HCM CITY - Experts have called on Vietnam to enhance its legal framework to promote the development of the digital economy to attract investment and improve its competitiveness.
Accelerating digital economy: The key for inclusive integration in Asia-Pacific

Accelerating digital economy: The key for inclusive integration in Asia-Pacific

An Asia-Pacific virtual conversation was held to explore the digital economy from a market, technology, inclusiveness, and sustainability perspective.
Light at end of tunnel for global economy

Light at end of tunnel for global economy

After long sanitary restrictions and shutdowns, there is finally light at the end of the tunnel.
Embracing digital reporting to stay up-to-date and relevant

Embracing digital reporting to stay up-to-date and relevant

Digital transformation is having a significant impact on Vietnam’s media agencies. VIR’s Bich Ngoc talked with Hoang Viet Tien, deputy general secretary of the Vietnam Internet Association, about how the pandemic has sped up this process.
Amazon announced to strengthen collaboration with iDEA

Amazon announced to strengthen collaboration with iDEA

Amazon today announced to strengthen collaboration with Vietnam E-commerce and Digital Economy Agency (iDEA) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, and launched the “Win Global with Local Product in New Trade Era” campaign to help vietnamese sellers transform online.
Digitalisation to power regional recuperation

Digitalisation to power regional recuperation

Despite the extremely challenging environment in 2020, the momentum of Southeast Asia’s digital economy has clearly not been derailed.
A destination of innovation in the new era

A destination of innovation in the new era

The pandemic has accelerated trends in high-tech startups, digital transformation, and innovation, with demands for a digital economy and innovation ecosystem deemed more essential than ever.
Tax tweak deemed essential to shield digital economy

Tax tweak deemed essential to shield digital economy

Commercial banks are being required to provide information of taxpayers’ payment bank accounts and transactions to the tax department, as Vietnamese authorities aim to create a level playing field in an open digital economy.
The significance of the ASEAN digital economy in a post-pandemic world

The significance of the ASEAN digital economy in a post-pandemic world

The Brunei government, as it takes over ASEAN Chairmanship from Vietnam in 2021, faces the daunting task of uniting members in addressing the biggest challenges of this generation. Driving the region’s economic recovery post-pandemic must undoubtedly be at the top of the economic bloc’s agenda.
Vietnam aims for 100,000 digital technology companies by 2030

Vietnam aims for 100,000 digital technology companies by 2030

Hanoi - Vietnam hopes to develop 100,000 digital technology companies by 2030 which will contribute 20 per cent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP).
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