On October, 26, in Hanoi, Japan ICT Day 2016 with the theme: "10 years of cooperation between Vietnam and Japan - Looking back at the past, looking to the future: IT Services - IT Products – Advanced technology" was officially opened. The event was jointly organized by the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA), in coordination with the Vietnam–Japan IT Cooperation Club (VJC) and Trade Promotion Department, Ministry of Industry and Trade. Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Thanh Hung attented and spoke at the event.
The increasingly high demand for traveling abroad and the Vietnamese habit of using the internet have prompted technology firms to provide a new service – leasing wi-fi to outbound travelers.
After 14 years of establishment, Saigon Hi-Tech Park in HCMC has granted 102 investment certificates with the total capital of over US$5.57 billion, reported the park’s management at a ceremony yesterday.
Domestic software developers are expecting that North America will become the second market for Vietnamese outsourcing companies, after Japan.
The University of Economics and Business (UEB) of Viet Nam National University in co-ordination with the Japan society for Information and Management (JSIM) yesterday held the 2016 Asia Pacific Conference on Information Management in Ha Noi, aiming to develop and sustain an affluent society, both materially and spiritually, using IT-based solutions in Viet Nam.