On October 14, 2019, at the headquarters of the Ministry of Information and Communications, Member of the Party Central Committee, Minister of Information and Communications, Deputy Head of the Central Commission for Propaganda and Education Nguyen Manh Hung met the Secretary of the Party Central Committee, Head of the Cuban Central Committee of Thought Victor Fidel Gaute López.
Vietnam jumped five spots in the UPU's Integrated Index for Postal Development (2IPD) to rank in 45th place, with 51.79 points, among 172 countries and territories in the world.
The Ministry of Information and Communications has decided to establish the Viet Nam Cybersecurity Emergency Response Teams/Coordination Center (VNCERT/CC).
On October 10, 2019, in Hanoi, the 6th Meeting of the SOMRI Working Group on content and production was hosted by the Ministry of Information and Communications of Viet Nam. Attending the meeting were the officials in charge of information and broadcasting, central radio and television stations and press agencies of ASEAN countries.