via Saigon Giai Phong, 26 October 2022: Vietnam heritage in the Metaverse, or in some other virtual reality form in the future?
The Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism affirmed that Vietnam will have a digital map of relics, scenic spots, and attractive destinations at a seminar ‘Digital transformation of the culture, sports and tourism sector’ in the form of face-to-face and online.
The event was organized by the Information Technology Center – the permanent agency on the digital transformation of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, with the participation of more than 120 delegates from 63 provinces and cities.
In his opening speech, Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Dao Cuong affirmed that digital transformation is identified as one of three strategic breakthrough solutions to build a strong and prosperous Vietnam so that the Southeast Asian country will become a high-income developed country by 2045. Digital transformation is a policy as well as an urgent requirement in all aspects. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has achieved many positive results during the national digital transformation.
According to the leader of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, in the coming time, cultural heritages will be digitized and digital transformation in the tourism industry will be carried out. All cultural heritages will be built on a general basis for the construction of a digital map of the system of monuments, scenic spots, and attractive destinations of Vietnam.