Work starts on green growth technology transfer centre in Ninh Thuan

Work starts on green growth technology transfer centre in Ninh Thuan

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.  (Mar 18, 2017)


Insiders talk development of climate, integration-adapted coffee industry

  Mar 13, 2017
NDO/VNA—Developing Vietnam’s coffee industry in response to climate change and international integration was discussed at a workshop in Buon Ma Thuot in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, on March 12. 

Government approves project on preventing and combating illegal trade in endangered species 

  Mar 11, 2017
NDO - The Prime Minister has recently approved in principle the project on prenting and combating illegal trade in endangered species of wild fauna and flora.  

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. 

Finland helps Vietnam build forest management database

  Mar 08, 2017
NDO/VNA—The management and sharing of data on forests in Vietnam was the main topic of a workshop jointly held in Ho Chi Minh City on March 8 by the General Department of Forestry under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Finnish Embassy.  

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. 

Finnish-funded project enhances storm-forecasting capacity of radar station

  Mar 06, 2017
NDO/VNA - The National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting (NCHMF) has launched a Finnish-funded project to improve the accuracy of rainfall measurements and lightning storm forecasts at Pha Din radar station in the northern province of Dien Bien’s Tuan Giao district. 

Vietnam proposes solutions to eradicating wildlife trade

  Mar 04, 2017
NDO/VNA – Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of the Permanent Vietnam Mission to the United Nations, presented five proposals to eradicate wildlife trade during an event on the sidelines of a ceremony marking UN World Wildlife Day (March 3). 

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.  

Work starts on environmental sanitation project

  Feb 24, 2017
NDO—Ho Chi Minh City began implementing the second phase of an environmental sanitation project by constructing a wastewater drainage system on February 24.  

Over VND510 billion allocated for biodiversity conservation in Lam Dong

  Feb 24, 2017
NDO – Over VND510 billion (US$US22.3 million) is the total amount to be funded by the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong for the locality’s biodiversity conservation project during 2017-2020. 

Bodies, individuals responsible for Formosa incident made public

  Feb 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – Infringements and faults of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment’s Party Civil Affairs Committee and individuals involved in the Formosa fish deaths were serious and therefore must be punished accordingly, announced the Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission. 

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.