Digital economy to make up 25% of HCM City’s GRDP by 2025

Ho Chi Minh City’s digital economy is hoped to account for 25% of the southern hub’s gross regional domestic product by 2025.
Viet Nam to become second largest digital economy in Southeast Asia in 2025. (Photo:
Digital economy to make up 25% of HCM City’s GRDP by 2025. (Illustration image - Photo:

Attention will be paid to raising public awareness of digital transformation; organising the implementation of digital transformation tasks and building digital government; and integrating and effectively exploiting data to serve the fight against COVID-19 pandemic, socio-economic recovery and development, and modern-oriented governance.

Specific action programmes will be mapped out and implemented, while the application of information technology will be accelerated across fields in association with ensuring information security and safety in building digital government, economy and society.

Resources will be prioritised in digital transformation in Thu Duc city, contributing to forming a highly-interactive innovation city in the East of the southern hub.

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