WIPO pledges to help Vietnam boost IP right enforcement

WIPO pledges to help Vietnam boost IP right enforcement

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. (13 hours ago)


Work starts on green growth technology transfer centre in Ninh Thuan

  Mar 18, 2017
NDO/VNA – Construction started on a centre for research on and transfers of green growth technology in Bac Ai District in the south-central coastal province of Ninh Thuan on March 17.  

Viettel readies 4G launch with coverage in nearly all districts

  Mar 17, 2017
NDO - Viettel’s 4G signals have now covered 704 or 99% of all districts in Vietnam after four months of installing network equipment, the telecom giant has announced.  

Viettel ranked second in ASEAN Top 20 telecom brands

  Mar 11, 2017
NDO—Viettel has been ranked second on a list of the most valuable telecommunications brands in Southeast Asia in 2017, compiled by the UK-based Brand Finance, which specializes in brand valuation and valuations of intangible assets.  

Numerous activities held during ‘Rencontres du Vietnam’ programme

  Mar 09, 2017
NDO – The 13th ‘Rencontres du Vietnam’ programme – 2017 being held in Quy Nhon City, the south-central province of Binh Dinh, features 18 events, including 13 international seminars and five international thematic classes. 

Measures urged to capitalise on Can Tho tech incubator

  Mar 08, 2017
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked relevant ministries to take the necessary steps to make the most of the Vietnam-Korea Technology Incubator in the southern city of Can Tho. 

German Science Day observed in Ho Chi Minh City

  Mar 01, 2017
NDO - A German Science Day was jointly organised by the Vietnamese Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) on March 1 in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate 20 years of Science and Technology Cooperation between Vietnam and Germany.  

Deputy PM urges action to seize opportunities for IT development

  Feb 27, 2017
NDO—Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has emphasised the need to take practical action to capture opportunities for strong IT development in the form of startups and the Fourth Industrial Revolution.  

Vietnamese physicists' articles published on world’s premier physics letter journal

  Feb 22, 2017
NDO - For the first time, works by three Vietnamese scientists have been published by Physical Review Letters, one of the world’s premier physics letter journals.  

President calls for stronger hi-tech cooperation with Israel

  Feb 21, 2017
NDO/VNA—Vietnam and Israel should promote cooperation in technology transfers and research and development, said President Tran Dai Quang at a reception for Chairman of Israel’s IMI Systems, Ltd. Yitzhak Aharonovitch in Hanoi on February 21. 

Exploring marine life at Vietnam’s largest museum of sea creatures

  Feb 21, 2017
NDO—Covering a total area of around 5,000m2 in the port district of Cau Da in the coastal city of Nha Trang, the National Oceanographic Museum of Vietnam provides visitors with amazing and vivid insight into marine life. The museum displays more than 22,000 specimens of 5,000 marine species, including rare marine mammals. 

Vietnam, India seek to bolster IT, personnel training partnership

  Feb 21, 2017
NDO/VNA—Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan has held talks with Indian Ambassador in Vietnam Parvathaneni Harish on ways to strengthen the bilateral partnership on information technology and high quality human resources training. 

Improving mechanisms to facilitate start-ups

  Feb 20, 2017
NDO - In recent years, the number of working areas, technology incubators and business promotion organisations have witnessed significant growth, showing the necessity of fostering and developing start-up businesses. 

PM Phuc urges obtaining scientists’ suggestions to ease bottlenecks

  Feb 17, 2017
NDO—Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Government and other relevant authorities to listen to suggestions from scientists, intellectuals and the people, not just on the development of policies, mechanisms and institutions, but also in a number of fields to fix bottlenecks for production and trading.  

PM urges facilitating land clearance for Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park

  Feb 16, 2017
NDO – Noting that the Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park (HHTP) is not merely a technological area but also a miniature model for Vietnam's economy in the future, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Hanoi together with the hi-tech park’s management board to complete land clearance for its development within 2017.