Vietnam officially releases ICT White Paper 2017

Vietnam officially releases ICT White Paper 2017

NDO – Vietnam Information and Communication Technology (ICT) White Paper 2017 was officially released by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) on September 19, reflecting the country’s ICT development in 2015 and 2016. (Sep 19, 2017)


School of Aerospace Engineering to make debut

  Sep 13, 2017
NDO – The University of Technology, under Vietnam National University – Hanoi, has issued Decision No. 888/QD-TCCB on the establishment of a School of Aerospace Engineering (SAE) under the University of Technology.  

Ba Ria - Vung Tau restores coral reefs

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO – The Ba Ria - Vung Tau province is conducting a rehabilitation of the coral reef at the Ramsar area of Con Dao National Park, according to the Department of Science and Technology of Ba Ria – Vung Tau province. 

HCMC to build dedicated park for start-up businesses

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO - Ho Chi Minh City Party Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan has pledged that the city government will build an industrial park dedicated to start-up and innovative businesses. 

Vietnam ICT Summit: Deputy PM Dam pushes for greater IT application

  Sep 06, 2017
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam stated that now is the time to take action in order to step up the application of information technology across all fields, as he attended the Vietnam ICT Summit 2017 on September 6. 

Soc Trang wants to fully tap biomass power potential

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO/VNA – A delegation from the General Directorate of Energy, under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, and the Global Green Growth Institute held a working session with the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang, on August 30, on the planning for biomass power development in the locality. 

Vietnam ICT Summit 2017 to focus on Industrial Revolution 4.0

  Aug 31, 2017
NDO – The 7th Vietnam ICT Summit 2017 will open in Hanoi on September 6 with the aim of taking a closer look into the 4th Industrial Revolution. 

Vietnam win Asia-Pacific robot contest 2017

  Aug 28, 2017
NDO - A team from Vietnam’s Lac Hong University (LHU) have won the 2017 Asia-Pacific robot contest (Robocon) after defeating their Malaysian rivals in the final match on August 27. 

Seminar discusses sustainable energy development in Vietnam

  Aug 24, 2017
NDO – Vietnam's current energy situation poses four challenges for sustainable energy system, including the provision of reliable energy, reasonable energy prices, environmental protection and efficient use of resources, all mentioned by a Hanoi workshop on August 24.  

First automation techmart opens in Hanoi

  Aug 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – Novel technologies and achievements in the automation sector, such as robot technology, smart works, environment supervision equipment and automated machines in industrial production are being introduced at the Automation Techmart 2017, which opened in Hanoi on August 23. 

Vietnam to hold smart industry expo in December

  Aug 23, 2017
NDO - A smart industry conference and exhibition, entitled Smart Industry World 2017 is scheduled to take place in Hanoi from December 4-5, the Central Economic Commission, which will host the show, has announced. 

Vietnamese carriers use prices as trump card in race to win 4G subscribers

  Aug 20, 2017
NDO - Four months after Viettel launched the first 4G services in Vietnam the number of subscribers has risen to an impressive 3.5 million, underlining the great potential of this technology and is therefore easy to understand why all carriers have the price card at the core of their strategies.  

Vietnam’s first astronomical observatory to open in September

  Aug 18, 2017
NDO - The Nha Trang Astronomical Observatory, the first of its kind in Vietnam, is scheduled to open its doors to visitors in late September, according to the Vietnam Space Centre (VNSC).  

Vietnam continues switching off analogue TV signals in 15 provinces

  Aug 15, 2017
NDO - Analogue TV signals in another 15 provinces throughout Vietnam were switched off on August 15 as part of a national digital switchover plan, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications.  

International scientists discuss flavour physics at Rencontres du Vietnam 2017

  Aug 14, 2017
NDO - An international scientific conference on flavour physics opened on August 14, in the central city of Quy Nhon, as part of the on-going Rencontres du Vietnam 2017, a series of scientific events held annually in Vietnam.