Tu Thuy Anh, Vu Thi Phuong Mai

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The fourth industrial revolution will strongly impact production, shifting the world economy to “smart” knowledge economy. Scientific and technological advances are applied to optimize production process, distribution, exchange, consumption, management, and administration. It is a real challenge for developing countries of which Vietnam is not an exception. This paper seeks to describe the current situation of the usage of information technology (IT) of Vietnamese enterprises from 2001 to 2011 as IT and information and communication technology (ICT) are core factors under the 4th IR. From this analysis, a policy discussion is withdrawn.


Keywords: Fourth industry revolution, IT applications, Vietnamese firms


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