NDO/VNA - Representatives from Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies gathered in Hanoi on May 11 for the 10th APEC Policy Partnership on Science, Technology and Innovation (PPSTI-10) Meeting.
(May 11, 2017)
NDO – The Forest Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has issued warnings for high risk of forest fires in several locales in the northern and central regions, due to hot and dry weather.
NDO—Vu Lam, a reporter from the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper, shared his journey with his friend to hand over two wild macaques to the Endangered Primate Rescue Centre (EPRC) in Ninh Binh Province.
NDO/ VNA – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on May 4 announced the National REDD+ Action Programme, which aims to increase forest coverage to 45% of national territory and contribute to an 8% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.
NDO/ VNA – It’s time for Vietnam to change the nation’s mindset and approach to energy strategy, while considering the saving of energy in production and consumption as a must instead of a choice, stated Assistant Prof.Dr. Tran DinhThien, head of the Vietnam Institute of Economics.
NDO – Vietnamese engineers from the Saigon Hi-tech Park Incubation Centre (SHTP-IC) and the S3 Technology Corporation (STC) announced their latest results on developing the Smart Streetlight System (S3) on May 4.
NDO - In celebration of the United States Air Quality Awareness Week May 1-5, US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius wrote an article about air quality, in which he shared the US experiences in purifying the air without affecting the economy. We would like to introduce Ambassador Osius’s article.
NDO – The city of Hanoi has commenced piloting a smartphone application that helps users to search and pay for car parking via mobile phones, namely iParking, at parking lots along Tran Hung Dao and Ly Thuong Kiet Streets, Hoan Kiem District on May 1.
NDO/VNA - Japan’s coal enterprises are ready to transfer clean coal technology to Vietnam’s firms to reduce emissions and enhance efficiency in the electricity sector, said Noboru Aoki, head of the environment division at New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation.
NDO - The national week on rural clean water and environmental hygiene was launched on April 25 in Dong Phuong Yen commune, Chuong My district, Hanoi by the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development (MARD).