Daily Archives: January 1, 2021

Over 5,100 cyber-attacks hit Vietnam in 2020

As many as 5,168 cyber-attacks were recorded on information systems in Vietnam in 2020, a year-on-year decline of 0.15 percent, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications’ National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC).In December alone, the co…

Top 10 events of the Vietnamese securities market in 2020

The following are the top 10 events of the Vietnamese securities market in 2020, selected by the Securities Journalist Club of Vietnam.1. Spectacular recovery amid COVID-19 pandemicWorries about the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the global econom…

Vietnam external relations in 2020: mettle and new posture

Vietnam’s diplomatic sector overcame numerous challenges throughout 2020 to create, grasp and optimise new cooperation opportunities, thus contributing to the country’s progress towards development, stated Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pha…

UKVFTA takes effect temporarily from 6am of January 1

Vietnam and the UK concluded necessary procedures for the temporary application of the bilateral free trade agreement from 6am of January 1, 2021 (Vietnam time) following the signing of the deal on December 29, 2020.According to the Ministry of Industr…

HCM City celebrates New Year with special art performances

HCM City has hosted a series of cultural activities to celebrate the New Year 2021.A music gala titled HCM City welcomes New Year 2021 took place at the Nguyen Hue Pedestrian in District 1 on New Year’s Eve.The event, organised by the city’s Department…

Online music project helping connect Vietnamese community in Malaysia

An online music project developed by the Vietnamese community in Malaysia officially launched its first product – the song “Hello Vietnam”, expressing the hope for a bright New Year 2021.Anna Doan, the initiator of the project, said that the idea of th…