Listening to scientists towards improving development policies

Listening to scientists towards improving development policies

NDO – Do you think the meltdown of the Himalayas, rising sea levels, or global nuclear weapon prohibition are strange stories that are unrelated to our lives? If you listen to what scientists say and believe in them, the stories will be completely different.  (May 20, 2018)


Project on Bio-technology Institute gets PM’s approval

  May 17, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Bio-technology Institute under the Hue University in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue will be developed into one of three national bio-technology centres on a par with the ASEAN level under a project just approved by the Prime Minister. 

Hanoi approves plan for 203ha hi-biotech park

  May 17, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Hanoi People’s Committee has approved a number of adjustments of the detailed planning for the city’s hi-biotechnology park in Tay Tuu, Lien Mac, Minh Khai and Thuy Phuong wards, Bac Tu Liem district. 

Activities mark Vietnam Science and Technology Day

  May 17, 2018
NDO - A number of activities have been held to mark the Vietnam Science and Technology Day (May 18).  

IT Techmart 2018 kicks off in Hanoi

  May 16, 2018
NDO – The technology and information technology equipment market (IT Techmart 2018) opened in Hanoi on May 16, as part of activities to develop the science and technology market.  

Viettel tests forest surveillance drone

  May 15, 2018
NDO - The military-run company Viettel worked with the military command of Binh Thuan province to test on May 14 an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) designed to monitor forest management in Ham Thuan Nam district. 

Winners of VIFOTEC Award 2017 honoured

  May 15, 2018
NDO – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on May 14 to honour 40 winner of the 2017 Vietnam Fund for Scientific and Technological Creations (VIFOTEC) Award, in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam.  

Preparing high quality human resources to meet the 4.0 "playing field"

  May 14, 2018
NDO – The context of integration and the trend of the fourth industrial revolution are opening up many opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises, but they can only seize the opportunities if the human resources meet the requirements. Facing the current inadequacies in the quality of human resources, many experts have said that enterprises need to apply technology solutions to training and quickly improve the quality of human resources. 

Lac Hong University’s LH-ATM win Vietnam robot contest

  May 14, 2018
NDO - LH-ATM from the Dong Nai province-based Lac Hong University have won the Vietnam’s 2018 robot contest for students after defeating LH-Galaxy from the same institution on May 13. 

Achievements of ‘Rencontres du Vietnam’ over the past 25 years

  May 12, 2018
NDO – Over the past 25 years, thousands of international scientists have arrived in Vietnam for the ‘Rencontres du Vietnam’ (Meeting Vietnam) programme. ‘Rencontres du Vietnam’ is not just a place for scientists to gather, but also serves to inspire young generations of scientists in Vietnam. Over the years, the programme has contributed to building a network of scientific research, connecting Vietnamese youth with international friends. Over the past time, ‘Rencontres du Vietnam’ has brought many impressive achievements to the development of science in Vietnam. 

200 international delegates join conference on science and development in Vietnam

  May 09, 2018
NDO - Two Nobel laureates and nearly 200 scientists from 40 countries and territories worldwide attended a conference on science and development, which opened in Quy Nhon city, in the central province of Binh Dinh, on May 9. 

Vietnam welcomes two Nobel laureates for scientific conference

  May 09, 2018
NDO - Two Nobel laureates, theoretical physicist Gerard ‘t Hooft and economist Finn Kydland, will visit Vietnam to attend a conference on science and development scheduled for May 9-10 in the central city of Quy Nhon. 

Young startupper earns success with free shopping app

  May 04, 2018
NDO – Tran Hai Quang, a 28-year-old former student of the Foreign Trade University, has earned initial success after two years since the launch of his startup project, Clingme, a free app to facilitate shopping for consumers. 

Talent Awards launched to encourage digital technology

  Apr 24, 2018
NDO – The annual Vietnamese Talent Awards 2018 was launched on April 23 with a focus on the power of digital technology. 

Vietnamese carriers extend info update deadline to mid-May

  Apr 23, 2018
NDO - Vinaphone and Mobifone, two of the three largest mobile carriers in Vietnam, have decided to extend the deadline for their subscribers to submit photos of their profiles and identity cards to May 15.