On September, 6, the Vietnam ICT Summit 2017 was held in Hanoi with the theme “Viet Nam: Digital Transformation in the Industry 4.0”. Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, Chairman of the National Committee for IT Application, Chairman of the National Council for Sustainable Development and Enhanced competitiveness, attended and delivered speech. Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan attended the event.
Television companies, complaining that they are losing big money because of copyright infringement, have urged the Ministry of Information & Communication (MIC) to impose heavier sanctions on violators, saying the television industry will not be able to develop.
On September 1, at the headquarters of the MIC, Minister Truong Minh Tuan received Cuban Ambassador Hermenio Lopez Diaz come to say goodbye before the end of his term.
On August 28, in Ninh Binh, MIC coordinated with Ninh Binh Provincial People's Committee to hold the Opening Ceremony of the exhibition on Photos and Reportage – Documentary Films of ASEAN Community in Vietnam. Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan attended the event.