Deputy PM urges scientific-technological breakthroughs for national development

Deputy PM urges scientific-technological breakthroughs for national development

NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said at working session with the Ministry of Science and Technology on April 13 that breakthroughs in science-technology are needed for the country to gain speed in development. (20 hours ago)


Small and medium-sized enterprises get support in digital transformation

  Apr 05, 2021 16:16:37
NDO – A networking event was held by the Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and the Ho Chi Minh City Computer Association on April 5, aimed at connecting partners in digital transformation. 

Da Nang focusing on developing hi-tech, supporting industries

  Apr 04, 2021 21:58:07
NDO/VNA – Authorities in Da Nang have adopted a host of key measures to speed up economic restructuring in 2020-2025, focusing on strengthening hi-tech and supporting industries and IT development in connection with building startups and innovative urban areas and smart cities. 

Ho Chi Minh City Creative Innovation and Start-up Awards launched

  Apr 02, 2021 11:06:35
NDO – The 2021 Ho Chi Minh City Creative Innovation and Start-up Awards (I-Star 2021) were officially launched by the City’s Department of Science and Technology on April 1. 

Vietnam’s first AI research centre launched in Hanoi

  Apr 01, 2021 11:16:12
NDO – Hanoi University of Science & Technology (HUST) officially launched HUST - Naver AI Centre at HUST on March 31. 

Green growth - A new approach in economic growth: Planning minister

  Mar 30, 2021 11:08:17
NDO/VNA - Green growth has become an inexorable trend and a goal that all countries are aiming for, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung told a consultation conference on compiling a national strategy on green growth in the 2021-2030 period, with vision to 2045 towards 2050, held in Hanoi on March 29. 

Fishing villagers go green

  Mar 29, 2021 12:07:35
NDO – Villagers in several fishing villages in Khanh Hoa province have been voluntarily engaging in activities to clean up the sea with the hope of protecting it from trash, particularly plastic waste. The green lifestyle has not only improved their living conditions but also helped them get closer to nature. 

Vietnam has highest rate of new digital service consumers in SEA

  Mar 28, 2021 18:05:33
NDO/VNA - Vietnam had the highest rate of new digital service consumers in the Southeast Asia region last year, it was reported at the recent World Mobile Broadband & ICT 2021 conference in Hanoi. 

Vietnam saves 353,000 kWh of electricity during Earth Hour

  Mar 28, 2021 17:54:10
NDO/VNA - Vietnam saved 353,000 kWh of electricity, equivalent to VND658.1 million (YS$28,635), during one hour from 20:30 to 21:30 on March 27, when the entire country turned off unnecessary electric appliances in response to Earth Hour 2021, according to the National Power Dispatch Centre. 

Ho Chi Minh City: Hundreds cycle to respond to Earth Hour

  Mar 27, 2021 16:41:42
NDO – More than 300 volunteers, youth union members and people in Ho Chi Minh City took part in a cycling parade held by the city’s Youth Union on March 27 in response to the 2021 Earth Hour campaign. 

Sci-tech application to be promoted to ensure food security

  Mar 27, 2021 13:05:42
NDO/VNA – Prioritising resources for the research, application, and transfer of science and technology to diversify food products to ensure nutritional balance and food safety in people’s diet is one of the long-term targets set in the Government’s resolution on ensuring national food security until 2030. 

Tree planting campaign for a green Vietnam responded to nationwide

  Mar 27, 2021 09:45:51
NDO – The High Command of Military Region 3 held a ceremony at Regiment 43 (Division 395) in Hai Ha district, Quang Ninh province on March 26 to launch a tree planting campaign “For a green Vietnam” in response to the Prime Minister’s plan to plant one billion trees between 2021 and 2025. 

5G services crucial to Vietnam’s economic development: Official

  Mar 26, 2021 11:27:54
NDO/VNA - The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) will take proactive steps to develop digital infrastructure, including the rollout of commercial 5G mobile services, which are expected to contribute 7.34 percent to national GDP growth by 2025, Deputy Minister Phan Tam has said. 

Three wild animals released back to nature

  Mar 25, 2021 15:17:57
NDO/VNA - The Centre for Rescue, Conservation and Development of Wild Animals of the Bu Gia Map National Park in the southern province of Binh Phuoc said on March 25 that it has recently coordinated with forest rangers to return three animals to nature. 

Hydro-meteorological forecasting helps facilitate sustainable livelihoods

  Mar 23, 2021 17:57:23
NDO/VNA - The Vietnam Meteorological Hydrological Administration (VMHA) held a ceremony on March 23 to launch activities in response to World Meteorological Day 2021, which is themed “The Ocean, Our Climate and Weather”.