PANO – The 48th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 48) and related conferences in Malaysia was successfully concluded on August 6th. On the occasion, Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister-cum-Foreign Minister gave a press briefing on the outcomes of the conferences, as follows: Reporter: Mister Deputy Prime Minister, could you please clarify the major outcomes of the AMM 48 and related conferences? Deputy Prime Minister: The AMM 48 and related conferences were the most important meetings of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers in 2015 in Malaysia. This is because the conferences served as good platforms for the ASEAN Foreign Ministers to discuss the bloc’s important affairs in the buildup to the foundation of an ASEAN community. The Foreign Ministers also had meetings with the bloc’s partners to discuss relations between the bloc and its partners when an ASEAN community is founded. For these reasons, these conferences are considered important to the bloc and its … [Read more...] about Unity is key to ensure ASEAN’s central role: Deputy PM
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Threats to information security are becoming more serious and may be used as a tool against the State to attack important infrastructure, freeze Governmental activities or destroy the economy. One-stop-shop of social insurance in Ha Noi. Along with the promotion of information and technology application and e-Government, information security is crucial. — VNA/VNS Photo Duong Ngoc HA NOI – Threats to information security are becoming more serious and may be used as a tool against the State to attack important infrastructure, freeze Governmental activities or destroy the economy. Nguyen Thanh Hung, deputy minister of information and communications, spoke about these risks during a meeting on Wednesday regarding the implementation of information security laws and initiatives to ensure e-Government information security. Along with the promotion of information and technology (IT) application and e-Government, information security is also crucial, the deputy minister … [Read more...] about Information security vulnerability at permanent risk, says minister
The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the way companies do business by making it easier to connect objects in the physical world to monitoring, control, and analysis systems via the web. The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the way companies do business by making it easier to connect objects in the physical world to monitoring, control, and analysis systems via the web. Michael Sentonas, chief technology and strategy officer for Intel Security Asia Pacific, tells Viet Nam News reporter Vu Hoa about IoT development's potential in Viet Nam. In your view, how has IoT affected people's lives and industries in Viet Nam? In which sectors will IoT be applied in the country? The Internet of Things (IoT) has positively impacted daily life. It offers advantages to both consumers and businesses across areas such as healthcare, education, home automation and safety, besides public infrastructure. In the Vietnamese context, IoT can be used in sectors such as transportation, … [Read more...] about Internet of Things fosters connection
Amica Travel: Greatest Success Is Trust of Customers “Making its debut in the context of fierce competition on the Vietnamese tourism market, Amica Travel has still managed to achieve amazing successes, and the greatest success is gaining the trust of customers,” said Mr Ha Duc Manh, General Director of Amica Travel, at an exclusive interview granted to Vietnam Business Forum. Thu Ha reports. Could you please introduce some information about Amica Travel, its products and services, as well as its achievements in the past time? Amica Travel is a trademark of the Vietnam Amity Investment, Trade and Tourism Joint Stock Company (AMICA JSC) established in 2007. With nearly 100 employees and four operating offices in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Siem Reap and Luang Prabang, we design and organise tailor-made tours for international travellers visiting Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar. After nearly 10 years of operation, we have served over 30,000 customers, mainly from … [Read more...] about Amica Travel: Greatest Success Is Trust of Customers
VietNamNet Bridge – That is the question that Dr. Vu Minh Khuong, a lecturer at the National Singapore University, has received from many Singaporeans. They said Singapore has only one seaport and one Sentosa Island while Vietnam has many seaports and many beautiful islands like Phu Quoc, Ha Long, Van Phong, etc. but it is listed among countries with low average per capita income and low competitiveness. This question is difficult for Singaporeans but it is not difficult for those who understand Vietnam. Dr. Khuong said that Vietnam has a large potential for development but Vietnam doesn’t know where it should focus. According to Khuong, Vietnam’s case is like that of a man who is very versatile, who can play music very well and can also draw nice paintings. With so many talents, he sometimes does scientific research, other times plays music and then draws paintings and in the end he doesn’t become a scientist nor a musician nor a painter. For example, Quang … [Read more...] about Sitting on mounts of gold, why is Vietnam still poor?