The Prime Minister has recently approved the Target Program on Information Technology (IT) for the period of 2016-2020, which seeks to boost the application of IT in the State agencies’ operations, construct the e-government, and provide online public services in a synchronous fashion from the central to the local level.The program also aims to enhance the capability of ensuring national information safety and electronic authentication, whilst developing the IT industry via the development of key IT zones and products.The scale of the program includes investment in IT infrastructure in compliance with the Vietnamese e-Government architecture framework, the ministry-level e-government architecture, and the provincial-level e-government architecture, ensuring safety, security and interconnection between localities and the central-level agencies, as well as with the shared national-level information systems.Under the target program, all the ministries, ministry-level, centrally run … [Read more...] about PM approves target program on IT for 2016-2020
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Prime Minster Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a strategic program for better education and training during the period 2012-2015 with the total capital of VND 15 trillion (US$720 million). Accordingly, the program targets to have compulsory preschool education for five-year-old kids by 2015; reinforce anti-literacy programs; and teach alphabets and better prepare 99% of kids for the first grade. In the academic year 2015-2016, the program will also set goals to teach foreign languages for 70% of third grade students in junior high schools and 40% of sixth grade students. The program will also support education and training for the ethnic minority groups in remote and disadvantaged districts, mountainous regions and districts. For education infrastructure, the program will build an additional 1,050 classrooms, 100 more libraries, 150 more gyms and 2,200 more dormitories at 223 special schools for ethnic minority students. In addition, the program will repair and construct new … [Read more...] about PM approves strategic program on education
The program was designed to expand public telecom services and the Internet to every family nationwide. It will strengthen broadband infrustructure to boost socio-economic development, particularly in the most disadvantaged region. Under the program, 100% of communes will be connected to multi-service broadband and Internet stations will be set up in 50% of communes in 69 poorest districts. Total investment for the program amounts to VND 7,000 billion (excluding preferential loans). Of the figure, 21% will be allocated to telecom infrastructure development, and 34.5% for public telecom serivces expansion. The Ministry of Information and Communications will coordinate with relevant ministries and agencies to instruct the implementation and approve projects on telecom infrastructure development and public telecom services provision. Provincial People's Committees will be responsible for developing and proposing plans on providing public telecom services in their localities. All … [Read more...] about The Government has approved a Program on providing public telecom services in 2011-2015.
By 2010, 90 percent of producers and 80 percent of consumers should understand and practice regulations on food hygiene and safety appropriately under a five-year national program on food hygiene and safety. According to the Ministry of Health, PM Nguyen Tan Dung has recently approved the program that cost VND 1,300 billion for the 2006 -2010 period. The objectives of the program are to raise the people's awareness of the importance of compliance with regulations on food hygiene and safety. Under the program, by 2010, the regulations will be propagandized to the public at large via mass media so that 90 percent of producers and 80 percent of consumers can understand and practice them in a proper way. In addition, two modern testing laboratories will be built to find genetically modified foods and any excess amount of radioactive materials or antibiotics in food and foodstuffs. … [Read more...] about National Program on Food Hygiene and Safety Approved
Director General of the Vietnam Environment Administration Bui Cach Tuyen has signed Decision No. 436/QD-TCMT for approval of monitoring program of environmental impact of hydropower projects in the Central Highlands in the 2013 - 2017 period. The goal of the program targets to build an environmental monitoring network of hydropower projects in Central Highlands in the period 2013-2017 to identify environmental issues related to water quality in rivers affected by hydropower plants in order to warn and propose efficient and timely solutions. Accordingly, the observation points are installed to monitor water quality in the upstream area of the rivers and lake area. In particular, the boundary region in large-scaleand high capacity hydropower plants such as Buon Kuop (Dak Lak province), Ialy (Gia Lai province) and Se San (Gia Lai Province) are also monitored. Center for Environmental Monitoring (VEA) is assigned to coordinate with relevant agencies to implement the program and … [Read more...] about VEA approved monitoring program of environmental impact of hydropower projects