Best scientific and technological innovations receive VIFOTEC Awards

Best scientific and technological innovations receive VIFOTEC Awards

NDO – A total of 40 outstanding scientific and technological innovations were honoured with the 2019 Vietnam Fund for Scientific and Technological Creations (VIFOTEC) Award at a ceremony held in Hanoi on October 21 in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam. (5 hours ago)


Around 60% of Vietnam’s national standards are harmonised with international and regional standards, says official

  Oct 15, 2020 09:28:56
NDO – Vietnam’s national standard system (TCVN) currently has nearly 13,000 standards, approximately 60% of which have been harmonised with international and regional standards, contributing to effectively supporting socio-economic development in many fields. 

USAID helps Vietnam strengthen e-Government capacity

  Oct 13, 2020 21:53:13
NDO/VNA – The US Agency for International Development (USAID) will assist the Vietnamese Government Office in accelerating administrative reforms, enhancing inter-sectoral coordination and improving transparency. 

Creative and digital transformation experience space launched in Ho Chi Minh City

  Oct 12, 2020 17:19:42
NDO – A creative and digital transformation experience space officially launched in Ho Chi Minh City on October 12 and is free to visit for all until November 12. 

Digital platform launched to facilitate humanitarian activities

  Oct 01, 2020 16:44:31
NDO – A new phase of the iNhandao digital platform was officially launched at a ceremony held by the Ministry of Science and Technology in Hanoi on October 1, aimed at facilitating humanitarian activities in Vietnam. 

Vietnam speeds up COVID-19 vaccine research: acting health minister

  Sep 30, 2020 17:59:07
NDO – As one of 42 countries around the world that can produce vaccines, Vietnam is speeding up its vaccine research to soon finalise a "made in Vietnam" COVID-19 vaccine for all Vietnamese people. 

Vietnam, Singapore boost cooperation on cybersecurity

  Sep 29, 2020 17:21:41
NDO – The Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security (MPS) and the Singaporean Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI) held a virtual ministerial meeting on September 29 to discuss bilateral cooperation on cybersecurity. 

ITU Digital World 2020 to take place on Vietnam-developed virtual platform

  Sep 26, 2020 09:42:29
NDO – The ITU Digital World 2020, a global tech event for governments, corporates and tech SMEs, will be held virtually from October 20 to 22 on a technology platform developed by Vietnam, as announced at a press briefing in Hanoi on September 25. 

MIC introduces Vietnamese virtual assistant platform

  Sep 25, 2020 16:30:27
NDO – The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) on September 25 introduced a Vietnamese virtual assistant platform as developed by the Army Telecommunication Industry Corporation (Viettel). 

Vietnam attends 61st meeting series of WIPO Assemblies

  Sep 23, 2020 16:49:24
NDO/VNA – A Vietnamese delegation led by Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai attended the 61st series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) that kicked off in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 21. 

Symposium discusses communications and technology transfer in Industry 4.0

  Sep 18, 2020 17:37:39
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). 

Vietnam’s innovation index exceeds its level of development

  Sep 10, 2020 11:20:47
NDO – Vietnam is among the group of lower middle-income countries with their Global Innovation Index (GII) 2020 going beyond their development level, said General Director of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Francis Gurry. 

Online platform launched to promote roof-top solar power

  Sep 10, 2020 11:12:01
NDO – The Southern Power Corporation under the Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) on September 9 launched the online EVNSOLAR platform for roof-top solar power at 

Vietnam Smart City Award launched

  Sep 08, 2020 13:17:37
NDO – On September 7, the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) officially launched the Vietnam Smart City Award 2020. 

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.