At the end of April 2021, the Ministry of Information and Communications announced the ranking of the readiness index for the application and development of Vietnam’s information technology (Vietnam ICT Index) 2020, in which Da Nang was ranked first in 12 consecutive years of this ranking.
After 16 years of evaluation and ranking, Da Nang city has been rated the highest in the provinces and cities for 12 consecutive years (from 2009 up to now), demonstrating the effective application and development of information technology. The results above also create a hope for the next phase of the city – the stage of upgrading to a comprehensive digital transformation under the guidelines of the City and Government.
In addition, Da Nang is also ranked 5th nationally on the Information Technology Industry Index, after Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Bac Ninh and Thai Nguyen.
The results of evaluation and ranking of Vietnam ICT Index are considered the most prestigious, quality and complete assessment in the country, serving as a basis for the Ministry of Information and Communications and local authorities to make appropriate decisions. select investment priority areas, promote the development of the information technology industry and the information technology industry in the country.
The Vietnam ICT Index is divided into groups of indexes on: technical infrastructure, human infrastructure, information technology application, online public services and assessment of the local information technology industry; with more than 100 indicators and conducted independent investigation, statistics and evaluation.
Da Nang is a city that prioritizes the development of information technology and high technology, always applying information technology in operation and management. Information technology is also a priority industry, developed in Da Nang next to the industries supporting tourism. There have been many domestic and foreign investors in the field of information technology making investments in Da Nang and achieving high achievements. In addition, the city is also actively building an information technology infrastructure system to help investors easily make investments in the city, and establish company in Da Nang.
With 12 consecutive years of leading the country in the Vietnam ICT index, Da Nang is confident to bring information technology investors the best investment environment, efficiency and long term benefits.