Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnam Software program and Data Know-how Companies Affiliation (VINASA) on April 28 held a ceremony to mark the twentieth anniversary of Sao Khue Awards and announce 182 award winners this yr.
The winners chosen from 331 nominations from 215 companies embody 15 digital platforms, 22 pioneering expertise resolution providers, two digital startups, 38 digital providers, and 105 digital options. In 2023, there are 11 nominations rated 5 stars and 10 nominations awarded the Prime 10 Sao Khue Awards 2023.
Talking on the occasion, Minister of Data and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung urged that Sao Khue Awards should proceed to innovate and change into extra prestigious because the status of the award can also be the status of Vietnam’s data expertise, software program, and repair industries.
Truong Gia Binh, Chairman of VINASA’s Founding Council mentioned that Vietnam’s software program and data expertise providers business is increasingly mature with services assembly the wants of home and worldwide markets. Due to this fact, Sao Khue wants to point out a robust linking function within the nation’s digital transformation.
Over the previous 20 years, greater than 1,500 Sao Khue awards and titles have been awarded to Vietnamese enterprises, data expertise services. The Awards has been related with lots of of prestigious merchandise, software program purposes, options, and providers reminiscent of AMIS, Sapo, Kiot Viet, Base.vn, Bravo, Zalo, Vietinbank efast and PamAir, he mentioned.
It has witnessed the expansion of knowledge expertise enterprises and the maturity of merchandise and purposes; carefully adopted the rules of the Celebration and Authorities; and accelerated data expertise utility and digital transformation of organisations, companies, and communities.
The Awards was first held in 2003 with the objective of honouring individuals, companies, organisations with data expertise utility, in addition to excellent software program merchandise and expertise providers.
After 20 years, the business has change into one of the vital essential driving forces of the financial system with income reaching 148 billion USD and over 1.2 million IT staff in 2022, representing respective 300-fold and 240-fold will increase.
On the ceremony, former Deputy Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Mai Liem Truc was given a particular devotion award for his contributions to making a rising Vietnamese data expertise business./.