Intel ISEF: Vietnamese student wins third prize with prosthetic arm

Intel ISEF: Vietnamese student wins third prize with prosthetic arm

NDO - Vietnamese student Pham Quang Huy has won third prize in the robotics and intelligent machines category for a prosthetic arm designed for people with disabilities at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2017.  (May 20, 2017)

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NDO – The 2016 Vietnam Fund for Scientific and Technological Creations (VIFOTEC) Award will be presented to 45 outstanding tech works, including four first, nine second, 15 third and 17 consolation prizes.  

Gov’t issues warnings against WannaCry ransomware

  May 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – The spread of WannaCry ransomware has been wreaking havoc across the world since May 12, and several Vietnamese businesses and agencies are advised to take cautions. 

Lac Hong University tops Robocon Vietnam 2017

  May 15, 2017
NDO - The Lac Hong University’s LH - Lightning team successfully overcame 31 other competitors to become winner at the Robocon Vietnam 2017 final, which took place in the northern province of Ninh Binh on May 14. 

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  May 12, 2017
NDO - According to Decision No.632/QĐ-TTg of the Prime Minister, the network information security of 11 key areas must be prioritised. 

Da Nang hosts international start-up conference and exhibition

  May 12, 2017
NDO - The second International Start-up Conference and Exhibition is scheduled to be held in the central city of Da Nang on July 21-22, a press conference in Da Nang heard on May 11. 

APEC members work to boost partnership on science, technology

  May 11, 2017
NDO/VNA - Representatives from Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies gathered in Hanoi on May 11 for the 10th APEC Policy Partnership on Science, Technology and Innovation (PPSTI-10) Meeting.  

Vietnamese smartphone app launched to facilitate consumers

  May 07, 2017
NDO – A new mobile application aimed at facilitating consumers in accumulating points as a replacement for the loyalty-card system was launched by Smart Think Technology Co., Ltd on May 6. 

Winners of Science and Technology Press Awards honoured

  May 06, 2017
NDO—Four first, four second, seven third and nine consolation prizes were presented to the best entries in the Science and Technology Press Awards 2016 at a ceremony held in Hanoi on May 6. 

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  May 05, 2017
NDO/ VNA – It’s time for Vietnam to change the nation’s mindset and approach to energy strategy, while considering the saving of energy in production and consumption as a must instead of a choice, stated Assistant Prof.Dr. Tran DinhThien, head of the Vietnam Institute of Economics. 

Vietnamese engineers announce success in developing smart streetlight system

  May 04, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese engineers from the Saigon Hi-tech Park Incubation Centre (SHTP-IC) and the S3 Technology Corporation (STC) announced their latest results on developing the Smart Streetlight System (S3) on May 4.  

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  May 01, 2017
NDO – The city of Hanoi has commenced piloting a smartphone application that helps users to search and pay for car parking via mobile phones, namely iParking, at parking lots along Tran Hung Dao and Ly Thuong Kiet Streets, Hoan Kiem District on May 1. 

ASEAN ICT AWARDS 2017 announced

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NDO - The Ministry of Information and Communications announced the ASEAN ICT AWARDS (AICTA) 2017 in Hanoi on April 21.  

Vietnam, US cooperate in developing renewable energy in smart cities

  Apr 20, 2017
NDO - The US Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City, in co-ordination with Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP) organised a workshop on smart cities and renewable energy with the aim of sharing energy management and urban development experience.  

Information minister outlines cyber information safety management

  Apr 19, 2017
NDO/VNA – Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan clearly outlined State management in cyber information safety and social media during a question-and-answer session as part of the National Assembly Standing Committee’s ninth session in Hanoi on April 18.