09/02/2021 22:20 GMT + 7
Texting with advertising from 9926 to customers without their consent, Dai Tam Phat Telecommunication Joint Stock Company has just been fined 7.5 million VND by Hanoi Department of Information and Communications Inspectorate.
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Decision 34 sanctioning administrative violations against Dai Tam Phat Telecommunication Joint Stock Company (address at My Dinh street, My Dinh ward, Nam Tu Liem district) was issued by Inspector of Hanoi Department of Information and Communication on February 9 .
The fact that Dai Tam Phat Telecom Joint Stock Company performs the act of texting advertisements from the number 9926 to customers without the consent of the customer, has violated Clause 2, Article 11 of Decree No. 91/2020 / ND- CP dated August 14, 2020 of the Government on combating spam messages, spam emails, and spam calls.
Applicable to the sanctioning provisions at Point a, Clause 2, Article 94 of Decree No. 15/2020 / ND-CP dated February 3, 2020 of the Government on sanctioning of administrative violations in the fields of post, telecommunications, and radio numbers, IT and electronic transactions, the Inspector of the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications decided to sanction Dai Tam Phat Telecommunication Joint Stock Company with the amount of VND 7.5 million.
Previously, information with ICTnews, the Department of Information Security (Ministry of Information and Communications) said that in Hanoi, this agency and the Telecommunications Department coordinated with the City Department of Information and Communications to handle violations of 3 violating organizations called advertising phone improperly; 1 individual who messes with the wrong advertisement texting; 1 organization violating the “not labeling advertising text messages according to regulations”; and asked the telecommunications enterprise to stop providing services to 7 phone subscribers who violated the texting of advertising messages, making calls for advertising in contravention of regulations.
In the direction and tasks in 2021 of the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications, the Department has determined to continue implementing the Government’s Decree 91 on the fight against spam messages, spam emails, and spam calls in the city. key missions.
In order to organize the effective implementation of Decree 91, at the end of November 2020, the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications has issued a plan to implement this Decree.
One of the contents of the Plan, which has been completed by the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications, is to issue a new “Process for handling spam phone numbers, making spam calls” and “Process for handling spam numbers. contact phone numbers in billboards, classified ads incorrectly “in the city.
Accordingly, the processing process for phone numbers that are contacted in billboards, classified ads in the wrong regulations in Hanoi city includes 5 steps: Statistical unit; Handling violations; Synthesize and issue a written request for suspension of service provision; Suspension of service provision; Restore operations for phone numbers (if any).
Six steps in the process of handling spam texting phone numbers and making spam calls in Hanoi city include: Receiving feedback on spam messages, spam calls; Sorting and handling; Text message to the subscriber owner; Handling violations; Suspension of service provision; Restore operations for phone numbers (if any).
Next time, according to the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications, the inspection, examination and handling of organizations and individuals violating the provisions of Decree 91 of the Government on combating spam messages, spam emails, and calls Garbage will continue to be strengthened. It is expected that, from March 1, 2021, Hanoi will step up inspection and handle violations of businesses, organizations providing telecommunications services, Internet services, and email services.
Thanks to the drastic action of agencies and units, after 4 months of implementing Decree 91, the situation of spam messages and spam calls tended to decrease significantly. Statistics from the system reflecting spam messages, spam calls on the number 5656 showed that, compared to October 2020, the number of spam messages in January 2021 decreased by nearly 77% and reflected calls. 27% reduction in garbage.
Hanoi plans to fight spam text messages, spam emails, and spam calls
The plan to implement Decree 91/2020 / ND-CP of the Government on combating spam messages, spam emails and spam calls (Decree 91) in Hanoi has just been issued.