Symposium discusses communications and technology transfer in Industry 4.0

Symposium discusses communications and technology transfer in Industry 4.0

NDO – A symposium entitled ‘Communications and technology transfer in the context of the fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0)’ was held in Hanoi on September 18 by Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper and the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST). (16 hours ago)


For a non-plastic waste marine environment

  Sep 08, 2020 10:28:22
NDO - Marine pollution in Vietnam due to plastic waste continues to increase, having significantly affected the ecosystem, organisms and people's health over recent years. Waste from land and marine-based sources; the capacity to manage it, collection and treatment of waste; public awareness about protecting the marine environment are all considered as the main reasons for the problem. 

Vietnam maintains high ranking in Global Innovation Index 2020

  Sep 03, 2020 17:55:16
NDO – Vietnam continues to maintain a high ranking, placed at 42nd out of 131 economies around the world in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2020 as announced by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on September 2. 

National data portal inaugurated

  Sep 01, 2020 12:12:33
NDO/VNA - The national data portal was launched by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) during a ceremony held in Hanoi on August 31. 

Hopes raised for conservation of world’s rarest turtle in Vietnam

  Aug 29, 2020 10:50:49
NDO – Conservationists have found the trace of another giant Swinhoe’s Softshell Turtle (Rafetus swinhoei), also known as a Hoan Kiem Turtle, in Hanoi’s Dong Mo Lake, raising hopes for the conservation of the world’s rarest turtle in Vietnam. 

Made-in-Vietnam AI platform debuted

  Aug 28, 2020 21:02:48
NDO/VNA – The Viettel AI Open Platform, an artificial intelligence (AI) platform developed by the military-run telecoms group Viettel, was launched by the Ministry of Information and Communication at a ceremony on August 28. 

International law governing cyberspace globally urgently needed to ensure human rights

  Aug 28, 2020 12:55:23
NDO – A virtual executive seminar themed “International law governing cyberspace” was co-held by the Department of Foreign Relations under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) in coordination with the Dutch Embassy and the EU delegation to Vietnam in Hanoi on August 27. 

Programme launched to honour top Vietnamese IT firms

  Aug 26, 2020 17:15:33
NDO - The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) has formally launched a programme to select pioneering Vietnamese IT firms in 2020. 

Vietnam, Japan beef up environmental cooperation

  Aug 26, 2020 09:22:45
NDO/VNA - Climate change mitigation and adaptation, marine waste management, environmentally sustainable cities, and air and water pollution are among cooperation areas targeted by Vietnam and Japan in the time ahead. 

US helps HCM City develop smart city operations centre

  Aug 25, 2020 21:37:34
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City's Department of Information and Communications on August 25 signed an agreement with the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) on technical assistance for the building of a smart city operations centre. 

Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2020 launched in Hanoi

  Aug 25, 2020 18:10:17
NDO – Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2020 was jointly launched by the Vietnam Sustainable Energy Alliance (VSEA), the Vietnam Coalition for Climate Action (VCCA), the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) and partners in Hanoi on August 25. 

Vietnam strives to have 100,000 digital technology companies by 2030

  Aug 25, 2020 17:09:18
NDO/VNA – Vietnam hopes to develop 100,000 digital technology companies with a workforce of 1.5 million by 2030. 

Vietnam Golden Book of Creativity 2020 honours 75 scientific and technological works

  Aug 24, 2020 17:38:59
NDO – The Vietnam Golden Book of Creativity 2020 was released on August 24, honouring outstanding individuals whose research works and applications in the field of natural and applied sciences have significantly contributed to the country’s socio-economic development. 

PM issues directive on managing, recycling and minimising plastic waste

  Aug 22, 2020 12:28:26
NDO – The Prime Minister has just issued Directive 33/CT-TTg on strengthening the management, reuse, recycling, treatment and reduction of plastic waste. 

Over VND50 trillion invested in forestry sector in the 2016-2020 period

  Aug 20, 2020 18:25:55
NDO – Over VND50 trillion (US$2.1 billion) has been mobilised for investment in the forestry sector during the 2016-2020 period, equivalent to 84.3% of the set plan, according to the Vietnam Administration of Forestry.