VIETNAM DIGITAL & COMMERCIAL SERVICES HAVE EMERGED!
Vietnam has moved from being an unknown destination to an emerging market for software outsourcing: “APAC’s Top 6 Primary Locations of Global Delivery Country Destinations (Gartner, 2016), No. #1 BPO and Shared Service Location(Cushman & Wakefiled, 2016-2017), Top 2 Countries in The World with Highest English Proficiency of IT Workforce(English Proficiency Index for Companies, 2014, p.27), Vietnam is an Asia Tier 1 emerging-market location” (Gartner’s Leading Global Locations for Offshore Services, 2014), Vietnam is listed in the Top Ten of A.T. Kearney’s Global Services Location Index 2011, Ho Chi Minh City in Top Outsourcing Cities (Tholons, 2009-2014), Vietnam is #3 in global offshoring hotspot and #1 in competitive cost (Tower Watson, Services Offshoring Ranking 2013), Vietnam is in top 10 countries.
A very, vibrate software platform exists in Vietnam: in Hanoi, Danang and HCMC (Saigon). the depth of the Vietnam software/information technology base can be seen from a media and goggle search. Vietnam start-up actions are prime in Saigon. There are are major software parks in Hanoi, Dang and Saigon. There is a ongoing effort to cluster a software alliance in HCMC (Saigon) region. HCMC/Saigon has the largest population, 8 million plus, for IT staff. Further, Vietnam's hardware technology activities exist in Hanoi and HCMC (Saigon). Intel and Samsung are in Vietnam.
Vietnam's Digital Solutions and Services Array, is extensive in the cognitive business, such as:
Mobility / Social Network
E-commerce / Cloud
Internet of Things
Smart Cities and Fintech
VIETNAM DIGITAL SERVICES ORGANIZATIONS
There are bacially four (4) Vietnam IT organizational membership structures which serve the interests of their members. These organization cover the county in Hanoi, Danang, and HCMC (Saigon). These Vietnam IT organizations can be characterized as multi-firm , regional and entrepreneurial. Vietnam IT organizations don't have direct representation in the U.S. EXSERO has been an advisor to the Vietnam Information Technology firms and organizations.
VIETNAM DIGITAL SERVICES, MANAGEMENT AND PEOPLE
Vietnam's IT management is constituted in primarily Vietnamese, Vietnamese American and Foreign Owned firms. Vietnam's IT services already incorporate senior experienced, young, women and handicapped persons. Vietnam has many colleges/universities offering IT programs. Vietnam has low turnover in workforce, thus offering consistency and continuity , within a young generation in IT.
Vietnam - United States to strengthen cooperation in developing digital economy
On March, 08th, 2017, at the headquarters of Ministry of Information and Communications, Deputy Minister Phan Tam had a meeting with the US-ASEAN Business Council headed by Senior Vice President and CEO Michael Michalac and representatives of big corporations, such as GE, Uber, MasterCard, Time Warner, 3M and representatives of the US Embassy in Vietnam.
At the meeting, Mr. Michael Michalac affirmed the common goal of both sides was to build the foundation for Vietnam to enter the digital economy and hoped the Vietnamese side to be more specific so that the Council can help in achieving its ICT development goals.
Representatives of US businesses had made many suggestions and recommendations to the Ministry of Information and Communications related to ICT sector. Representatives from Microsoft and 3M suggested that the Ministry of Information and Communications provided more specific information on smart city construction and deployment projects. Currently, Microsoft and VNPT are cooperating to implement smart city project in Ho Chi Minh City. Representatives of 3M said that 3M was working with the Government of Singapore to set up a laboratory to deal with issues related to smart cities, specifically: noise pollution, intelligent transportation, intelligent heathcare ...
The representative of Mastercard said the legal environment in Vietnam was favorable for e-payment activities and emphasized benefits of electronic payment in improving the performance of enterprises, increasing transparency and helping the government to collect taxes. However, electronic payments can only develop on the basis of trust in the safety of payments on the electronic environment. The representative affirmed the very important role of Ministry of Information and Communications in ensuring safe electronic payment in the digital economy.
The representative from GE Group noted that Vietnam needed digital solutions to increase labor productivity, thereby enhancing national competitiveness. On that basis, Vietnam will move to the position of producing software solutions, not just as consumer using these solutions as at present.
Uber’s representative shared, in the future, Uber would share the startup experience for start-ups in Vietnam and this process would last 6 months. The representative also expressed the desire to actively participate in Vietnam's smart city projects. The company is expected to introduce pioneer technologies in Vietnam.
The Ministry of Information and Communications affirmed supports to new business models implemented by both Vietnamese and foreign enterprises. This is the base for Vietnam to enter the digital economy.
Speaking at the meeting, Deputy Minister Phan Tam said that the digital economy contained a lot of issues. He expressed his hope that US corporations and businesses should share experiences with Vietnam on policy formulation.
Deputy Minister Phan Tam affirmed that building a secure, reliable environment was important for developing a digital economy. Vietnam has been building strict regulations to ensure the safety of this environment, as well as ensuring the benefits to businesses providing digital services in Vietnam, including Microsoft, Mastercard, etc.
He emphasized that Vietnam always consulted domestic as well as FDI enterprises in order to achieve the harmony in the interests of stakeholders. And Vietnam encourages innovative business models and products.
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APEC is a major relationship entity within the larger reference of the APAC, Asia-Pacific. APAC by reference incorporates about 30 countries. APEC further incorporates Canada, Chile, Russia, Mexico, Peru, and U.S.Vietnam will hosted the APEC, this year in Danang, with the Leaders' meeting on November 2017. APAC incorporates about one-half of the world's surface. APAC incorporates billions of persons already in cyber. It incorporate 24 of the 36 mega cities in the world. It incorporates three of the largest world economies. It will incorporate 7 of the 10 persons in the world by 2050. APAC is one-third of global GDP, and one-half of its growth. APAC, with APEC, within it, is a critical action area for your IT, and cognitive business! For U.S. export industrial manufacturers and related firms, it is matter of IT for survival, and profits!