Seminar seeks to improve firms’ role in climate change response

Seminar seeks to improve firms’ role in climate change response

NDO/VNA - A seminar on promoting the involvement of pioneering enterprises in natural disaster prevention and control, and response to climate change and epidemics was held in Hanoi on October 15. (14 hours ago)


Vietnam, Japan sign MoU on low-carbon growth

  Oct 14, 2021 21:50:31
NDO/VNA – Vietnam and Japan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Joint Credit Mechanism - JCM at a ceremony held in both virtual and in-person forms on October 14. 

Storm Kompasu weakens into depression

  Oct 14, 2021 08:48:51
NDO – Storm Kompasu, the eighth hitting the East Sea/South China Sea so far this year, entered the Gulf of Tonkin on October 13 night and weakened in intensity, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting. 

UK newspaper upbeat about Vietnam’s digitally-enabled future

  Oct 14, 2021 06:34:38
NDO/VNA – FPT UK Managing Director Mohan Naidu has said Vietnam is quickly becoming a hub of technology expertise, and the digitally-enabled future for Vietnam is just beginning. 

Vietnam attends roundtable on cutting Internet access cost

  Oct 13, 2021 22:25:04
NDO/VNA – A ministerial-level roundtable discussion themed “Cutting the cost: Can affordable access accelerate digital transformation?” was held on October 12, within the framework of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)'s Digital World 2021.  

Facebook and the crisis that undermines its reputation

  Oct 13, 2021 17:28:52
NDO - Facebook went online in 2004 and has become the largest social network in the world after 17 years, during which the company has been embroiled in significant controversy. 

A girl calls for wildlife protection by her paintings

  Oct 13, 2021 17:27:03
NDO - “If we consider animals as children, wild animals are really unlucky and disadvantaged children, so they need special attention”, said young graphic designer Do My Linh who has a special love for wild animals and has used paintings to convey humane emotions about her love for and sense of animal protection. 

ASEAN cooperation helps effectively respond to natural disasters: Deputy PM

  Oct 13, 2021 16:14:51
NDO/VNA – The National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control on October 13 held a ceremony to celebrate International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction and ASEAN Day for Disaster Management (ADDM). 

Northern region to turn cold from October 13 night

  Oct 13, 2021 15:05:14
NDO – The northern region and Thanh Hoa province will turn cold, with lowest temperatures under 18 degrees Celsius in some places in northern mountainous areas, from the night of October 13 to October 15. 

Competition seeks ideas to mitigate climate change impacts

  Oct 13, 2021 06:23:32
NDO/VNA - A competition for Vietnamese students was launched in Hanoi on October 12 to seek innovative communication solutions to mitigate the impacts of natural disasters and climate change, in response to International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction (October 13). 

PM: digital transformation needs global approach

  Oct 12, 2021 22:30:48
NDO/VNA – Digital transformation to build a digital world is not the business of a single country, organisation or individual but a global matter that requires a global approach and contributions, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said at the virtual ministerial roundtable in the framework of the ITU Digital World 2021 on October 12. 

Vietnam a good example in digital transformation: ITU official

  Oct 12, 2021 11:57:42
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has made progresses in development of information and communication technology (ICT), especially the creativity of applications that Vietnam is developing, said General Secretary of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Zhao Houlin. 

PM to attend opening ceremony of ITU Digital World 2021

  Oct 12, 2021 11:39:59
NDO/VNA – The opening ceremony of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Digital World 2021 will take place on October 12 evening with the participation of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh. 

Southeast Asia’s largest genome sequencing centre set up in Vietnam

  Oct 11, 2021 10:48:17
NDO/VNA – Genetica, a genetic engineering company with patented technology from the US, has inked a cooperation deal with the Vietnam National Innovation Centre (NIC) to develop a genome sequencing centre, the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia. 

Deputy PM Le Van Thanh urges watching out for upcoming storm Kompasu

  Oct 10, 2021 16:57:39
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister and head of the National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control Le Van Thanh has asked relevant agencies and localities to keep up caution and prepare for an upcoming storm.