SME Times News Bureau | 16 Dec, 2021
Information and Communications, Vietnam, Nguyen Manh Hung, on Thursday met
Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology & Skill
Development and Entrepreneurship, Rajeev Chandrasekhar.
views on various initiatives being taken by the two countries to boost digital
economy and agreed to further enhance ICT Trade & cooperation between the
agreement to extend India- Vietnam MoU on cooperation in the field of
Information Technology was also signed by the two Ministers during the visit.
MoU intends to foster active cooperation and exchange between private entities,
Governments, institutions involved in enhancing capacity building and other
public and private organizations of the two countries in the field of ICT.
Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar mentioned that India under Digital India Programme
has made some rapid digitalization efforts in the last 19 months to overcome
the distress caused by COVID-19 pandemic.
IT services sector, Digital Government initiatives and the fast emerging tech
startup ecosystem have shown resilience and maturity not only to meet the
challenges of this pandemic but are now role models for other developing and
less developed countries.
two Ministers agreed that though there has been an active engagement between
India and Vietnam over the last few years but there are vast possibilities to
explore for further cooperation.
similar objectives of Digital transformation under Digital India programme&
Digital transformation Vietnam can further enhance cooperation and digital
trade between the two sides.