Technology development

Vietnam woos Thai investors for 6G tech development

Thai Minister of Digital Economy and Society Chaiwut Thanakamanusorn made the announcement after meeting with Vietnamese Minister of Information and Communications Nguyễn Mạnh Hùng during an official visit to the country.

Vietnam has invited Thailand to participate in the development of wireless communications technology.

Thai Minister of Digital Economy and Society Chaiwut Thanakamanusorn made the announcement after meeting with Vietnamese Minister of Information and Communications Nguyễn Mạnh Hùng during an official visit to the country.

The meeting mainly focused on economic development cooperation, including supporting Thailand’s bid to serve on the management board of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) for a new term from 2023 to 2026.

Minister Chaiwut noted that the development of 6G technology will improve various platforms, especially cyber security.

Vietnam has recently enacted three digital-related laws which mainly relate to digital state, economic and societal transformation, adding that it is willing to share details of these laws with Thailand.

Minister Chaiwut also said that Thailand and Vietnam will establish a joint committee to develop digital economy and promote new startups. This will allow the two nations to exchange ideas and explore future opportunities. (NNT)