National finalists of ASEAN Data Science Explorers announced

National finalists of ASEAN Data Science Explorers announced

NDO – The Pangolin team from RMIT University Vietnam was crowned as the winners of the national finals of the ASEAN Data Science Explorers 2018, which wrapped up in Hanoi on September 19. (15 hours ago)


Vietnamese mobile carriers roll out new prefixes

  Sep 15, 2018 17:22:25
NDO - Mobile carriers in Vietnam have started to shorten their 11-digit mobile phone numbers to 10 digits by replacing some of the current prefixes with new numbers in a move to standardise the length of all mobile numbers. 

Vietnamese-run ride-hailing service launched in Ho Chi Minh City

  Sep 12, 2018 16:35:47
NDO - GO-IXE, a Vietnamese-developed and run ride-hailing service, was officially launched in Ho Chi Minh City on September 12, following its launch in eight provinces and cities throughout the country. 

Vietnam receives mobile hi-tech lab from Russia

  Sep 12, 2018 11:49:17
NDO/VNA – Representatives of Russia’s Federal Service for the Oversight of Consumer Protection and Welfare (Rospotrebnadzor) handed over a mobile lab to Major General Nguyen Hong Du, Director of the Vietnam-Russia Tropical Centre on September 11 on the sidelines of the fourth Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok.  

FPT to host largest technology event to mark its 30-year anniversary

  Sep 07, 2018 17:27:58
NDO - Tech giant FPT will host the largest technology event to mark its 30th anniversary, with the use of artificial intelligence (AI) as the master of ceremony, and bring guests on a journey to a virtual reality space station. 

Con Dao closely monitors sea turtle habitat

  Sep 06, 2018 16:23:36
NDO - As sea turtles on Con Dao Island off the coast of the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau enter the breeding season, the work of monitoring their activities has been stepped up around the species’ habitat in Con Dao National Park. 

Japan willing to share its experience in ocean policy with Vietnam

  Sep 05, 2018 17:05:23
NDO - Japan is willing to share its experiences in advanced marine technologies and science, which are its strengths, with Vietnam, a senior Japanese official has said. 

Vietnam, Japan IT sectors ink deal

  Sep 02, 2018 20:52:57
NDO/VNA - Quang Trung Software City (QTSC), and the Vietnam Information Technology Outsourcing (VNITO) Alliance have signed an agreement with Japan’s Fukuoka Information Services Industry Association to enhance business cooperation and support trade promotion by members of both sides.  

Book honours scientific-technological innovations

  Aug 30, 2018 17:27:03
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Golden Book of Innovation 2018, which gathers outstanding innovative projects and solutions in science and technology, made its debut in Hanoi on August 30.  

Japan ICT Day 2018 opens in Hanoi to promote VN-Japan cooperation

  Aug 30, 2018 08:47:46
NDO/VNA – The Japan ICT Day 2018 was opened in Hanoi on August 29, themed “Vietnam-Japan IT Cooperation in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.”  

Vietnam deems climate change adaptation mandatory for survival: official

  Aug 30, 2018 08:41:59
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is a country vulnerable to the effects of climate change and as such, it considers adaptation a mandatory requirement to survive, said an official of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE).  

GMS countries implement ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

  Aug 30, 2018 08:33:33
NDO/VNA – The seventh ministerial meeting to coordinate the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) countries joining the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution took place in the central coastal city of Da Nang on August 29.  

Twenty-nine press works win natural resource and environment awards

  Aug 29, 2018 12:11:51
NDO – The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) held a ceremony in Hanoi on August 28 to announce the winners of the fourth Press Awards on Natural Resources and Environment. 

Vietnamese team triumphs at 2018 ABU Robocon contest

  Aug 27, 2018 11:44:48
NDO/VNA – Lac Hong University’s LH – Galaxy team representing Vietnam at the 2018 ABU Asia – Pacific Robot Contest (ABU Robocon) beat the Chinese team to win the competition for the seventh time.  

Workshop discusses sustainable development of coastal ecosystems

  Aug 24, 2018 18:06:00
NDO – The National Coordination Committee for Mangroves for the Future (MFF) co-ordinated with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in Vietnam to organise a workshop to share experience on improving the resilience of coastal ecosystems and communities.