Two Vietnamese scientists listed among Asian Scientist 100

  Apr 05, 2018
NDO - Asian Scientist Magazine (Singapore) has announced the 2018 edition of the Asian Scientist 100, honouring the region’s top researchers, academics and innovators. Two Vietnamese scientists, namely Prof. Dr. Phan Thanh Son Nam and Associate Prof, Dr. Nguyen Sum have made the list this year.  

Vietnam, Australia seek to create hi-tech agricultural value chain

  Apr 03, 2018
NDO/VNA – A workshop was held in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on April 2 to discuss the development of hi-tech agricultural value chains between Vietnam and Australia. 

Vietnam’s second observatory to open in June

  Apr 01, 2018
NDO – Vietnam’s second observatory, located in Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park (Hanoi), will open this June, according to the Vietnam National Space Centre.  

Vietnam, France boost cooperation in space technology and intellectual property

  Mar 27, 2018
NDO – Vietnamese and French agencies signed a letter of intention (LoI) on space technology and a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in intellectual property on March 26.  

Work begins on Vietnam-RoK institute of science, technology

  Mar 22, 2018
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s Ministry of Science and Technology and the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) on March 22 co-organised a ground-breaking ceremony for Vietnam-Republic of Korea (RoK) Institute of Science and Technology in Hanoi-based Hoa Lac High-Tech Park. 

Female Vietnamese scientist wins L'Oreal-UNESCO awards

  Mar 22, 2018
NDO – Doctor Nguyen Thi Hiep from the Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City, was presented with the International Rising Talent award from the L'Oreal-UNESCO programme at a ceremony in Paris, France, on March 21, becoming the second female Vietnamese scientist to receive the honour. 

Journey to conquer genetic scientific works

  Mar 20, 2018
NDO – Twenty nine researches, which have been born and applied in practice over the course of just 12 years, are the fruits of the tireless scientific passion of Assoc. Prof, Dr. Tran Van Khanh, Deputy Director of Gen-Protein Research Centre under the Hanoi Medical University. The young doctor is one of the two winners of the prestigious 2017 Kovalevskaia Award. 

Contestants in final round of Vietnam’s first financial technology competition

  Mar 20, 2018
NDO – The list of the 16 finalists in the first-ever Fintech Challenge Vietnam (FCV) was officially revealed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Vietnam on March 20. 

Forum on high-tech agricultural start-ups

  Mar 12, 2018
NDO – The Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union held a forum on high-tech agricultural start-ups in Nghia Dan district, Nghe An province, on March 11. 

Two female associate professors honoured with 2017 Kovalevskaia Award

  Mar 02, 2018
NDO – A young doctor in the field of genetics and a senior lecturer at Hue University have won the 2017 Kovalevskaia Award – an over 30-year old award aimed at honouring female scientists who have gained significant achievements.  

APG international cable down, disrupting Internet connections

  Mar 01, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Asia-Pacific Gateway (APG) international undersea cable broke down at a location about 125km away from Hong Kong at 6:30 am on February 27, disrupting Internet connections from Vietnam to other countries.  

What Viettel brings to Mobile World Congress 2018

  Feb 27, 2018
NDO - Viettel is the sole Vietnamese company to exhibit its products at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona this year. Here is what the Vietnamese telecoms giant brings to the world’s largest mobile show. 

Ho Chi Minh City to subsidise interest for hi-tech farms

  Feb 23, 2018
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City will subsidise interest on bank loans by up to 100 percent as an effort to support individuals and organisations who help to transform its agricultural sector. 

Hoa Lac Park hopes to become top centre for IT start-ups

  Feb 22, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Hoa Lac High-tech Park (HHTP) to become the top place for information technology and biotechnology start-ups, while also promoting its important role in enhancing the country’s science and technology capacity.