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. (Apr 13, 2021 21:24:25)


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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

Improving national competitiveness from "Made in Vietnam" digital solutions

  Mar 23, 2021 16:42:16
NDO - Digital transformation is happening rapidly on a global scale with far-reaching effects on all areas of socio-economic life, thereby helping enhance national competitiveness. Vietnam is currently making efforts to implement its National Programme on Digital Transformation with a 10-year vision under which the country will research, develop and master a series of "Made in Vietnam" digital products. 

IT museum inaugurated in Quang Trung Software Park

  Mar 15, 2021 17:12:01
NDO - The Quang Trung Software Park in Ho Chi Minh City has inaugurated a museum to exhibit the IT products and solutions created there over the past two decades. 

Institutional revolution driving digital transformation in Vietnam

  Mar 15, 2021 09:17:53
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is one of the pioneering countries in building a national digital transformation programme, with the three main pillars of digital government, digital economy, and digital society. 

Vietnam provided with US$86.3 million to boost energy efficiency investments

  Mar 08, 2021 17:30:05
NDO – The World Bank, acting on behalf of the Green Climate Fund (GCF), has signed a US$11.3 million grant with the State Bank of Vietnam to support the development of a commercial financing market for industrial energy efficiency investments. 

Science and technology contribute to help farmers escape poverty

  Mar 06, 2021 17:35:24
NDO – Development of agriculture and rural economy is one of the focal points of the country’s socio-economic development strategy. The industrialisation and modernisation of agriculture and rural areas plays an important role in both the short and long term. 

Facebook, Google, YouTube likely obliged to pay taxes in Vietnam

  Mar 04, 2021 17:54:43
NDO/VNA - Foreign tech giants like Facebook, Google, and YouTube will have to pay taxes in Vietnam under a draft circular, after years of invoicing their revenues out of the country. 

Vietnam sends locally made satellite to Japan for testing

  Mar 03, 2021 17:12:05
NDO - NanoDragon, a miniaturised satellite developed by the Vietnam Space Centre (VNSC), has been dispatched to Japan for final testing before being launched into orbit in September.