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. (Sep 06, 2017)
NDO – The Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands (VASI), under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, and the Republic of Korea (ROK) Coast Guard signed a memorandum of cooperation (MOC), in Hanoi on August 28, in regards to the field of controlling sea pollution.
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) will launch a campaign to make the world cleaner from September 23-30, with the theme of waste management for sustainable rural environment, the ministry announced on August 28.
NDO – A scientific workshop on the values and solutions needed to conserve biodiversity in the Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba Archipelago was held by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) on August 24, in Hai Phong city.
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s Ministry of Science and Technology and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) on August 24 signed an agreement to establish two category 2 centres for mathematics and physics.
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.
NDO - The Prime Minister on August 23 issued a telegraph calling on relevant ministries to take prompt response to heavy rains and floods caused by Typhoon Hato, the sixth storm to hit East Sea this year.
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.
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.
NDO – The Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV), in collaboration of the Thai Binh provincial People’s Committee, launched the “AgResults Vietnam Emissions Reduction Pilot” on August 22, which aims to decrease greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that come from rice farming in Vietnam, by incentivising the uptake of innovations in rice farming technology through monetary awards.
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.