Vietnam launches “Clean up the World” campaign

Vietnam launches “Clean up the World” campaign

NDO - The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment jointly held a ceremony on September 21 to launch a national campaign in response to the “Clean up the World” initiative. (8 hours ago)


Vietnam and China share experience in marine environment in Gulf of Tonkin

  Sep 15, 2021 10:42:31
NDO - The Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands (VASI) and China’s Third Institute of Oceanography (TIO) held a virtual seminar on September 14 to share experience in marine environment management in the Gulf of Tonkin. 

Vietnam’s two biosphere reserves nominated for UNESCO voting

  Sep 15, 2021 06:39:33
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s biosphere reserves Nui Chua in the central province of Ninh Thuan and Kon Ha Nung in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai will be voted to seek UNESCO recognition at the 33rd session of the International Coordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere Programme (CIC-MAB) in Nigeria from September 13-17. 

Vietnam needs additional one million ICT personnel by 2030

  Sep 14, 2021 06:34:58
NDO/VNA – Demand for human resources for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in general and artificial intelligence (AI) in particular in Vietnam has increased continuously and about 1 million more ICT personnel will be needed by 2030, according to the Vietnam-Australia AI Network.  

Tran Dai Nghia Award launched to honour outstanding scientists

  Sep 13, 2021 17:13:16
NDO – The Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology launched the third Tran Dai Nghia Award on September 13 to honour outstanding scientists with highly applicable research. 

Vietnam’s innovation strategy should focus on diffusion and adoption of new technologies

  Sep 13, 2021 11:30:24
NDO/VNA - Vietnam's strategy regarding the development of science, technology and innovation should focus on the diffusion and adoption of new technologies in companies, not just research and invention, to bring about significant productivity and economic gains, said the Vietnam: Science, Technology and Innovation Report 2020 released by the Ministry of Science and Technology and the World Bank. 

Vietnam among 10 countries with largest cross-border data transfer

  Sep 12, 2021 09:21:45
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has been among the top 10 countries in terms of cross-border data transfer in the past decade. 

Conference talks online public services, e-government and digital government

  Sep 10, 2021 17:27:13
NDO – The National Conference on E-government was held in virtual format on August 9 with the theme ‘Solutions to improve the efficiency of online public services, develop digital government in the 2021-2025 period, and develop smart cities and e-commerce for the growth of the digital economy’. 

Storm No. 5 at shock level 12

  Sep 10, 2021 11:36:17
NDO - As of 1pm on September 10, the location of the storm No.5 was on the southern waters of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands, packing 90-100 kilometres per hour winds (level 10) near its eye, with shock at level 12, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF). 

Australia funds four Vietnamese digital transformation initiatives

  Sep 10, 2021 11:36:13
NDO - The Australian Government has announced a grant of nearly AUD1.4 million (around US$1 million) for four Vietnamese high-tech application initiatives in the field of digital transformation, through the Aus4Innovation Programme. 

Thua Thien-Hue: endangered primate released into Bach Ma National Park

  Sep 09, 2021 12:45:19
NDO/VNA - A red-shanked douc was released into Bach Ma National Park in Phu Loc district in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue on September 9. 

Vietnam attends virtual 8th ASOSAI Symposium

  Sep 08, 2021 22:29:29
NDO/VNA – A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Auditor General Ha Thi My Dung attended the 8th ASOSAI Symposium, themed "The ASOSAI and the Next Normal: Resilience amidst Challenges, on September 8 via videoconference. 

BIOMIN supports Vietnam to develop sustainable biotechnology

  Sep 07, 2021 10:55:46
NDO – Having started to approach the project in Vietnam in 1995, BIOMIN is investing in research and production facilities for agriculture in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Binh Duong Province with total capital of more than US$30 million. 

Vietnam ranks eighth in IPv6 adoption worldwide

  Sep 06, 2021 14:32:36
NDO/VNA - Vietnam’s Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) adoption rate reached 45 percent, ranking second in ASEAN and eighth globally, up two places from 2020, according to the Vietnam Internet Network Information Centre (VNNIC). 

Belgium continues to support Vietnam in natural hazard management

  Sep 01, 2021 10:39:27
NDO - Belgium will support natural hazard management capacity building for mountainous areas in Nam Tra My District, Quang Nam Province.