A woman checks her mobile phone at a street cafe in Hanoi. Photo: EPA-EFEA woman checks her mobile phone at a street cafe in Hanoi. Photo: EPA-EFE
A woman checks her mobile phone at a street cafe in Hanoi. Photo: EPA-EFE
Dien Nguyen An Luong
Opinion

Opinion

Dien Nguyen An Luong

Vietnam’s coronavirus app Bluezone treads grey line between safety, privacy

  • The relative success of Vietnam’s contact-tracing app has sparked concerns about the privacy of users
  • But with high public trust in the government’s Covid-19 strategy, app users are wont to give authorities the benefit of the doubt

A woman checks her mobile phone at a street cafe in Hanoi. Photo: EPA-EFEA woman checks her mobile phone at a street cafe in Hanoi. Photo: EPA-EFE
A woman checks her mobile phone at a street cafe in Hanoi. Photo: EPA-EFE
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