Hanoi prioritises Japanese technology in waste treatment projects

Hanoi prioritises Japanese technology in waste treatment projects

NDO/VNA – Hanoi will prioritise the use of Japanese technology in waste treatment projects in the future, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung at a reception for Japanese Vice Minister of the Environment Takaaki Katsumata in Hanoi on January 10. (Jan 11, 2019 11:56:45)

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Photo contest raises awareness of environmental protection

  Dec 27, 2018 18:15:00
NDO/VNA – The Centre of Hands-on Action and Networking for Growth and Environment (CHANGE) is joining hands with the 350.org, a non-profit organisation, in organizing a photography contest titled “Portray Air, Expose Pollution”.  

Vietnam conducts tsunami warning exercise

  Dec 26, 2018 18:15:34
NDO – The standing office of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, in collaboration with the Institute of Geophysics, conducted an exercise on the operational mechanism of disaster warning systems in case of a tsunami, in Hanoi on December 26. 

Top ten outstanding scientific and technological events of Vietnam in 2018

  Dec 26, 2018 16:08:15
NDO – The top 10 outstanding scientific and technological (S&T) events in 2018 were announced by the Vietnam Science and Technology Journalists’ Club (under the Vietnam Journalists’ Association) on December 25. 

1,000 people join Vietnam Clean Air Days 2018

  Dec 22, 2018 17:22:13
NDO – More than one thousand people participated in the Vietnam Clean Air Days 2018 in Hanoi from December 22-23. 

Tra Vinh works to improve climate change response

  Dec 19, 2018 11:40:30
NDO/VNA – A conference to review and share effective models on livelihood and climate change response for the poor and ethnic minority groups in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh was held in the province on December 18. 

Vietnam hosts cyber security drill

  Dec 18, 2018 17:07:21
NDO – One hundred computer emergency response teams from across Vietnam are taking part in the largest-scale ever cyber security drill, which opened in Hanoi, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City on December 18. 

Developing digital anthropology research

  Dec 17, 2018 12:50:06
NDO – "Digital anthropology" is a new concept in the field of human sciences. The term has been around for more than a decade, as humans began to enter the era of the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0). With its technological superiority and new approach, this kind of anthropological research will be an indispensable choice for anthropologists in the Industry 4.0 era. 

Is now too early for Vietnam to develop 5G?

  Dec 14, 2018 16:29:06
NDO - The Ministry of Information and Communications plans to announce the national 5G development strategy in January 2019, meaning that Vietnam’s plan for the fifth-generation cellular communications technology will be in the pipeline just over 2 years after the commercial roll-out of 4G. Is it too early? 

Vietnam, Cambodia boost information safety cooperation

  Dec 13, 2018 08:33:25
NDO/VNA – A conference on social networks and information safety took place in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, as part of the information and communications collaboration framework between Vietnam and Cambodia. 

Tay Ninh: 50kg sun bear rescued after 15 years in captive

  Dec 11, 2018 11:08:45
NDO – A 50kg sun bear was rescued in Tan Bien district in the southern province of Tay Ninh on December 10, after almost 15 years being kept in her cage, announced the Animals Asia. 

Workshop looks to build action plan on marine plastic waste management

  Dec 10, 2018 17:57:46
NDO/VNA – The first international consultation workshop on building a national action plan on marine plastic debris management was jointly held in Hanoi on December 10, by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the Canadian Embassy in Vietnam. 

“Run 4 Tigers” draws over 750 runners

  Dec 10, 2018 11:10:57
NDO – Over 750 runners from 31 countries and territories joined a running event held in the Ciputra urban area, in Hanoi's Bac Tu Liem district, on December 9, showing strong support for efforts to preserve tigers from the risk of extinction. 

Programme raises awareness of efforts for ‘green’ purposes

  Dec 09, 2018 15:07:18
NDO – The Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment (VACNE) and the Vietnam Environment Administration jointly launched a programme, entitled “For the national green environment”, in Hanoi on December 8 aiming to raise public awareness of acting for ‘green’ purposes. 

Waste-to-energy plant inaugurated in Can Tho

  Dec 08, 2018 17:06:57
NDO - A ceremony was held in Can Tho on December 8 to inaugurate a waste-to-energy plant, which is expected to help the centrally-governed city deal with pollution from household waste.