Vietnam develops comprehensive policy framework in land management: WB official

Vietnam develops comprehensive policy framework in land management: WB official

NDO/VNA - Vietnam has developed a fairly comprehensive legal and policy framework on land governance, said an official of the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam. (12 hours ago)


Smartphone app launched to aid persons with disabilities

  Jun 18, 2021 06:13:48
NDO/VNA - A new smartphone app is aiming to make the lives of disabled people in Vietnam easier by giving them better access to support. 

Ninh Thuan pays attention to marine biodiversity conservation, development

  Jun 16, 2021 13:31:39
NDO/VNA – The central province of Ninh Thuan has considered the conservation and sustainable development of marine biodiversity and the rational exploitation of marine resources as one of the priority tasks in its socio-economic development strategy, given the province's rich biodiversity with hundreds of marine species of economic and conservation value. 

E-government development strategy towards digital government approved

  Jun 16, 2021 08:02:29
NDO – On behalf of the Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam signed to issue Decision No.942/QD-TTg on June 15, approving the e-government development strategy towards the digital government in the 2021-2025 period, with a vision to 2030. 

First Vietnamese conservationist receives largest environment award

  Jun 15, 2021 20:17:09
NDO/VNA – The Director of Save Vietnam's Wildlife, Nguyen Van Thai, has become the first Vietnamese wildlife conservationist and the only Asian so far to receive the 2021 Goldman Environmental Prize – the world’s most prestigious award for grassroots environmental activists. 

Nearly 160 wild animals saved in May

  Jun 14, 2021 05:47:25
NDO/VNA - The Education for Nature Vietnam (ENV) said as many as 157 wild animals were saved thanks to notice from residents via its hotline in May. 

Tropical low depression develops into storm

  Jun 12, 2021 20:22:54
NDO/VNA – A tropical low-pressure system has developed into a storm, internationally named Koguma, becoming the second hitting the East Sea since the beginning of this year. 

Vietnamese art book on wildlife to be released in UK

  Jun 12, 2021 06:22:31
NDO/VNA - An art book about wildlife by writer Trang Nguyen and painter Jeet Zdung will be released in the UK in September following a copyright agreement signed by the book’s publisher, Kim Dong Publishing House, and its partner, Pan MacMillan. 

Belgium startup interested in Vietnam’s automation industry

  Jun 11, 2021 11:08:06
NDO/VNA – Zorabots, a company specialised in robot and automation in Eastern Belgium, is looking towards Vietnam as a potential market. 

Viet Solutions contest promotes national digital transformation

  Jun 11, 2021 10:30:29
NDO - The third Viet Solutions Contest (2021) was officially launched in Hanoi on June 10 by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) and Viettel Group, aiming to seek solutions to promote national digital transformation. 

Data breaches call for greater attention to security measures

  Jun 10, 2021 17:37:11
NDO - Last month, personal information of nearly 10,000 Vietnamese people was put up for sale on a forum known as R, an incident which has caused public anger as many fear that such data will be used for nefarious purposes. 

Centralised IT zone to be set up in Can Tho

  Jun 10, 2021 05:55:25
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has signed a decision establishing a centralised information technology (IT) zone in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho. 

Technological "weapon" in fight against COVID-19

  Jun 09, 2021 09:41:46
NDO – Implementing the Prime Minister's strategy on epidemic prevention and control, including the principle of "5K plus vaccine and technology", in the two COVID-19 outbreak hotspots of Bac Ninh and Bac Giang, forces are using information technology (IT) as "a weapon" in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic. 

Heat-resistant COVID-19 testing chambers put into operation to facilitate frontliners

  Jun 07, 2021 15:43:28
NDO – An air-conditioned chamber has been put into operation in Tan Yen District Health Centre in Bac Giang province to facilitate frontline workers collecting samples for COVID-19 testing, amid the intense heat in the North in recent days. 

Measures enhanced to protect biodiversity resources

  Jun 06, 2021 16:12:01
NDO – Vietnam is known as one of the countries with high biodiversity in the world. The rich and diverse natural ecosystems are an important source of capital for the sustainable development of many economic sectors in the country.