08:16 | 03/01/2021
The total amount of tax paid by individuals who have conducted transactions through Google and Facebook platforms during the 2019-2020 period reached some VND 1 trillion (roughly US$42.8 million), the General Department of Taxation reported.
08:51 | 10/12/2020
Federal regulators asked Wednesday for Facebook to be ordered to divest its Instagram and WhatsApp messaging services as the U.S. government and 48 states and districts accused the company of abusing its market power in social networking to crush smaller competitors.
07:11 | 16/09/2020
Facebook admits that climate change “is real” and that “the science is unambiguous and the need to act grows more urgent by the day” so they launch climate change information center. It also targets to achieve net zero carbon emissions and be supported fully by renewable energy in its own operations this year.
11:46 | 02/09/2020
Facebook and the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Secretariat will join hands to provide early flood alert and drought monitoring information to communities and governments in the Lower Mekong region.
07:19 | 26/08/2020
Google and Facebook will have to perform their tax duty and take responsibility for content verification of cross-border advertising services in Vietnam.
10:17 | 23/08/2020
A proposed amendment to a government decree on advertising will require international advertising service providers to block and remove illegal contents when demanded by authorities.
07:16 | 29/07/2020
Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is prepared with what he sees as a compelling argument for lawmakers willing to criticize him on antitrust issues: Hindering American tech innovation only helps China.
06:47 | 22/07/2020
A Chicago man whose relatives had not heard from him in nearly four decades has been reunited with family members, thanks to a nursing home administrator who turned to social media after the 77-year-old man entered the home with no known next of kin.
12:02 | 16/07/2020
Alibaba’s stock price shoots up, brought the market capitalization of the Chinese e-commerce mammoth top the global social network Facebook. However, experts were giving out warnings about the Chinese market.
07:04 | 08/07/2020
Facebook Inc chief operating officer (COO) Sheryl Sandberg said the company needs to get better at removing hateful speech – a response to hundreds of companies that have stopped advertising on the social network for what they consider a failure to purge harmful content.
15:21 | 07/07/2020
Some giant tech companies, including Facebook Inc, Google Inc, and Twitter Inc, are reviewing a new security law that gives China power to strictly control voices on social media platforms.
08:10 | 04/07/2020
Hundreds of companies around the world have taken part in a temporary ad boycott against Facebook Inc.; however, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg affirmed that Facebook is not going to change its approach and it will be back “soon enough”.
07:41 | 11/06/2020
Reports should be provided monthly by Facebook, Google and Twitter to fight fake news, two senior EU officials said on June 10.
09:12 | 29/05/2020
World News Today May 29: Trump signs order that could punish social media companies for how they police content, drawing criticism and doubts of legality, the UK soon to lift coronavirus restrictions. Otherwise, US brings massive North Korea sanctions case focusing on bankers, etc are also the notable headlines of today’s world news.
17:24 | 28/05/2020
The Trump administration is preparing an executive order intended to curtail the legal protections that shield social media companies from liability for what gets posted on their platforms, two senior administration officials said early Thursday.
08:38 | 26/04/2020
Facebook, one of the most popular social media platforms, has created Messenger Rooms service which allows a mass meeting of up to 50 persons connecting via webcam and competing Zoom amid Covid-19 quarantine.
08:30 | 20/04/2020
World Health Organization (WHO) has released a simple poster demonstrating when to wash hands to protect the body and the surroundings from the risks of Covid-19 infections on Facebook, however, internet users are calling the organization to act more and deliver more useful recommendations against the coronavirus outbreak but not that basic ones.
08:52 | 18/04/2020
Facebook’s map is found to have misrepresented Vietnam's sovereignty over the Spratly and Paracel Islands in its ads creation section by Internet users. The two archipelagos didn’t display on Vietnam’s map even after Facebook claimed to have fixed the error.