ASEAN ICT AWARDS 2017 announced

ASEAN ICT AWARDS 2017 announced

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


Vietnam, Czech firms sign MoU on cyber security cooperation

  Apr 14, 2017
NDO/VNA - The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and the Novicom Company of the Czech Republic have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cyber security cooperation. 

Race to roll out 4G in Vietnam: Winners to be revealed in the long run

  Apr 14, 2017
NDO - As expected, the race to launch 4G services in Vietnam has been full of drama ever since the first days and has become more and more exciting as of late as mobile carriers are set for a full-scale nationwide launch in a few days’ time. 

Mobile carriers enter final phase of 4G race

  Apr 05, 2017
NDO – Though Vietnamese mobile carriers are all set to officially launch 4G services, for now, they are employing a range of strategies to attract customers. While some carriers are focusing on an expansive network, others are concentrating on key cities. 

Forum promotes Vietnam-Japan ICT cooperation

  Apr 01, 2017
NDO/VNA—Representatives from nearly 50 leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) firms attend a forum to promote Vietnam-Japan ICT cooperation in Tokyo on March 31.  

Vietnam seeks stronger ICT links with Japan

  Mar 29, 2017
NDO/VNA—Vietnam is willing to coordinate with Japan in ensuring information security, Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan told Japanese Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Sanae Takaichi. 

International trade fair for laboratory technology opens

  Mar 29, 2017
NDO - The fifth International Trade Fair for Laboratory Technology, Analysis, Biotechnology and Diagnostics (Analytica Vietnam 2017) officially opened in Hanoi on March 29.  

Vietnam, the Netherlands share experience in green architecture

  Mar 29, 2017
NDO –A series of workshops are being held in Hanoi from March 28-31 on the theme of green architecture for sustainable communities (GASC 2017) to exchange experiences on the direction of green architecture and green building, as well as finding valuable solutions in the construction and development of urban centres and architecture in Vietnam and other regions of the world.  

Viettel’s unprecedented lightning fast 4G roll-out

  Mar 28, 2017
NDO - It took telecoms giant Viettel four years to complete its 2G mobile network roll-out in Vietnam and eight years for the 3G network. But for the 4G network, it took the company only six months to ensure coverage in even remote areas. 

Vietnam makes progress in mastering satellite technology

  Mar 24, 2017
NDO - Vietnam is aiming to manufacture a satellite on its own by 2022, according to Deputy Director Pham Anh Tuan of the Vietnam National Satellite Centre (VNSC).  

WIPO pledges to help Vietnam boost IP right enforcement

  Mar 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is committed to supporting Vietnam in implementing intellectual property (IP)–related activities, WIPO Director General Francis Gurry told the National Office of Intellectual Property (NOIP) on March 23. 

WIPO helps Vietnam build national strategy on intellectual property

  Mar 22, 2017
NDO/VNA—The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on March 22 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in building a national strategy on intellectual property for Vietnam.  

Vietnam joins international cyber security drill

  Mar 22, 2017
NDO - The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) on March 22 participated in an annual cyber security drill held by the Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team (APCERT).  

Vietnamese students win first prize at international energy-efficiency contest

  Mar 22, 2017
NDO—The LH-EST team from Vietnam’s Lac Hong University has won first place in the Battery Electric category for UrbanConcept at the recently-concluded Shell Eco-marathon Asia competition in Singapore. 

Female scientists contribute to developing nanotechnology in Vietnam

  Mar 18, 2017
NDO - Five female staff members of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) recently were presented with the 2016 Kovalevskaia Award for their project on nanotechnology applied in agricultural production and healthcare. The five award winners, all of whom are over 60 years of age, have worked together devotedly and contributed to the development of nanotechnology in Vietnam.