PM congratulates Cu Lao Cham on 10 years as UNESCO biosphere reserve

PM congratulates Cu Lao Cham on 10 years as UNESCO biosphere reserve

NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a letter to congratulate the Cu Lao Cham Island on the 10th anniversary of its recognition as a world biosphere reserve by UNESCO. (May 25, 2019 11:00:25)

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Various environmental activities to be held during Vietnam Seas and Island Week 2019

  May 21, 2019 11:03:22
NDO – A wide range of environmental protection activities are to be held during Vietnam Seas and Island Week 2019, scheduled for early next month, announced the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) on May 20. 

Effective models formed to boost linkage in research and production

  May 20, 2019 13:06:56
NDO – Innovative activities in enterprises have received much attention but have not solved the issue in applying science and technology (S&T) to increase productivity yet. Therefore, from 2013, a project on Fostering Innovation through Research, Science and Technology (FIRST) by the Ministry of Science and Technology has supported enterprises to combine with research institutes and universities to innovate technology, thus solving practical problems through research projects. 

Vietnamese student wins third prize at int’l science contest in US

  May 20, 2019 12:26:28
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese student Vu Hoang Long grabbed one third prize at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) 2019 which was held in the US from May 12-17. 

Intellectuals mark Vietnam Science, Technology Day in Sydney

  May 18, 2019 17:36:00
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Science and Technology Day was marked with a ceremony held in Sydney, Australia, on May 18. 

Vietnamese startup wins Startup World Cup 2019 Champion

  May 18, 2019 16:34:34
NDO – Vietnamese startup Abivin, which provides AI-powered Supply Chain Optimisation, has been confirmed as the winner of the Startup World Cup 2019 Champion withUS$1 million worth of investment prize. 

Creating a strategic breakthrough in scientific and technological development

  May 17, 2019 15:40:59
NDO - On the occasion of the Vietnam Science and Technology Day (May 18), Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has written an article on the orientation and solutions to create strategic breakthroughs in order to develop science - technology and creative innovation in Vietnam. 

Boosting sustainable exports of forest products

  May 17, 2019 15:40:29
NDO – The Vietnam-European Union Voluntary Partnership Agreement on Forest Law Enforcement, Governance, and Trade (VPA/FLEGT) will officially come into force on June 1, 2019, which is an important milestone in the cooperation between Vietnam and the EU to address the illegal exploitation and trading of forestryproducts. 

Tran Dai Nghia award honours outstanding scientists

  May 17, 2019 15:32:01
NDO – The Tran Dai Nghia award presentation ceremony was held in Hanoi on May 17 by the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology. 

Disaster response force applauded for reducing losses of life and property

  May 17, 2019 11:57:56
NDO – Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has praised the disaster response force for their significant contributions in reducing losses of life and property. 

Seminar talks solid waste management in Southeast Asia

  May 15, 2019 17:35:27
NDO/VNA – French non-governmental organisation GRET Vietnam and partners held an international seminar in Hanoi on May 15 to discuss solid waste management in suburban, small and medium-sized urban areas in Southeast Asia, within the framework of a project on waste management in rural areas. 

PM urges boosting science-technology and innovation for Vietnam’s development

  May 15, 2019 16:37:03
NDO – Science, technology and innovation should be set as a pillar for Vietnam to boost rapid and sustainable socio-economic development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said. 

Nearly 250 creative works of military youth honoured

  May 15, 2019 16:15:04
NDO - An awards presentation ceremony for the Military Creative Youth Award 2019 was held by the Ministry of Defence in Hanoi on May 15. 

“Waste-eating” Goby raises awareness on environmental protection in Da Nang

  May 15, 2019 11:45:24
NDO – Over the past few days, the presence of a giant see-through Goby “eating” plastic waste at My Khe Beach, in the central coastal city of Da Nang, has drawn huge attention and excitement from locals and tourists. 

Science, technology and innovation pillars of development: deputy minister

  May 15, 2019 10:55:02
NDO – On May 15, for the first time, experts from leading international foundations and organisations in innovation under the International Development Innovation Alliance (IDIA) have gathered in Vietnam for a conference on the theme of "Science, technology and innovation - a pillar for Vietnam's socio-economic development".