To strengthen the application of information technology (IT) and meet demands for the country’s development in the following period, the Deputy Prime Minister asked ministries, sectors and localities to focus on implementing key missions, including:
Improving the ability to access the 4th industrial revolution; taking prime responsibility and cooperating with the Ministry of Information and Communication and other ministries and relevant agencies to boost communication to raise the people’s awareness on the 4th industrial revolution; coordinating with the Viet Nam Television to give contents into suitable game shows, etc.
In addition, ministries, sectors and localities are tasked to provide online public services at level 3, 4 in accordance with the list of online public services issued by the Government; strive to increase the number of online public services at level 3, 4 two times higher than 2017.
Similarly, relevant ministries, sectors and agencies will urgently build national databases. The Ministry of Public Security will focus on building population database in association with developing electronic ID cards.
In terms of ensuring information safety, the Ministry of Information and Communication will take prime responsibility and urge ministries, sectors and localities to implement the information safety task as stipulated by law; cooperate with Viet Nam Information Security Association and relevant organizations to complete information safety evaluation index; coordinate with Viet Nam Information Security Association, Viet Nam Television and relevant organizations, units to put several contents of information safety into TV game shows which attract a large number of audiences so as to raise people’s awareness on this matter.