Mar 14, 2021 / 11:37

Hanoi is determined to be one of leading cities in digital transformation

Hanoi strives to provide 100% of the administrative procedures online, which can be done on different devices, including mobile phones.

Hanoi will make all-out effort to be in the group of five leading localities in the country in digital transformation and information technology by 2025, according to the municipal Department of Information and Communications.

Specifically, Hanoi will strongly develop a digital government, digital economy, and digital society; fundamentally and comprehensively renovate regulatory and administrative works of the municipal government, business and production activities of enterprises, way of living and working of local residents as well as developing a safe and humane digital environment.

 Hanoi will make all-out effort to be Vietnam's five leading localities in digital transformation.

Hanoi also sets the target to develop rapidly and sustainably based on science-technology, innovation and high-quality human resources; effectively take advantage of opportunities brought by the Industrial Revolution 4.0 to promote socio-economic development, which is highly competitive in Vietnam, the ASEAN region and the world. 

In terms of digital government, Hanoi strives to provide 100% of the administrative procedures online, which can be done on different devices, including mobile phones.

Regarding digital economy and the economy’s competitiveness, Hanoi would make effort to raise the rate of total factor productivity to 30% of its gross regional domestic product (GRDP), achieve the growth rate of labor productivity of 7% - 7.5%; and complete the city's innovative startup ecosystem.

For developing digital society and narrowing digital gap, Hanoi will strive to provide 80% of households with broadband infrastructure, universalize 4G/5G mobile network services and smart phones. Besides, broadband Internet would be available for everyone at a low cost and over 50% of population will have an electronic payment account.

To accomplish the above-mentioned targets, Hanoi will implement a number of key tasks and solutions, focus on three main pillars, including digital government, digital economy and digital society.

Besides, the city will take specific solutions, including cognitive transformation, institutional construction, the development of digital infrastructure and platform, digital information and data, network safety and security as well as human resource training.