Vietnam: Strategy for scientific-technological development and innovation until 2030

Vietnam: Strategy for scientific-technological development and innovation until 2030

NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has just signed Decision No.569/QD-TTg on the strategy for scientific-technological development and innovation until 2030. (May 14, 2022 16:23:11)


Project to help Vietnam produce quality population data for policy making, implementation

  May 05, 2022 16:34:00
NDO/VNA – A project debuted on May 5 to support Vietnamese agencies in producing and utilising quality population data for the formulation and implementation of socio-economic development policies, strategies, and programmes. 

Project launched to promote energy efficiency in Vietnam’s industrial sector

  May 05, 2022 15:56:25
NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) and the World Bank jointly held a workshop on May 5 to launch a project promoting energy efficiency in Vietnam’s industrial enterprises, known as VSUEE. 

National strategy on environmental protection to 2030 approved

  May 03, 2022 11:44:47
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has signed a decision approving the National Strategy for Environmental Protection to 2030 with a vision until 2050, in which the Government sets targets to prevent the increasing trend of environmental pollution, solve urgent environmental problems, and step by step improve and restore the quality of the environment. 

Top 10 leading ICT companies to be honoured

  Apr 29, 2022 11:23:57
NDO - The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) held a press conference in Hanoi on April 28 to launch a programme honouring the top 10 leading ICT companies in Vietnam in 2022. 

Vietnamese scientists successfully restore expired satellite

  Apr 27, 2022 10:10:29
NDO/VNA – Scientists of the Space Technology Institute under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology and other Vietnamese experts have successfully restored the system control servers and enabled VNREDSat-1, Vietnam’s first remote sensing satellite, to take pictures again from April 4, according to the academy. 

Conference collects ideas on draft national strategy on climate change

  Apr 26, 2022 17:31:41
NDO/VNA – A conference was held by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) in coordination with the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) in Hanoi on April 26 to collect ideas on the draft national strategy on climate change until 2050. 

Plaspics Hunter contest launched

  Apr 26, 2022 15:15:27
NDO - The Centre for Supporting Green Development (GreenHub), the Vietnamese Stature Foundation (VSF) and the Vietnam Zero Waste Alliance (VZWA) have launched the Plaspics Hunter contest to find photos that reflect the reality of plastic waste through creative lenses. 

Ministry launches eID codes for subordinate units

  Apr 23, 2022 10:26:37
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has issued electronic identification (eID) codes for its agencies and units, which are expected to help building an e-Government. 

Vietnam names October 10 as National Digital Transformation Day

  Apr 23, 2022 09:47:23
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has signed a decision to name October 10 as National Digital Transformation Day. 

Decision to give boost to hydro-meteorological development

  Apr 22, 2022 21:43:32
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has signed a decision on the issuance of a plan to implement the Party Central Committee Secretariat’s Directive No. 10-CT/TW dated September 25, 2021 on strengthening the Party's leadership in hydro-meteorological work, meeting the requirements of the national construction and defence. 

WHO backs Pfizer's oral COVID therapy for high-risk patients

  Apr 22, 2022 09:31:48
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday endorsed the use of Pfizer Inc's oral COVID-19 antiviral treatment in high-risk patients after an analysis of trial data by the U.N. agency showed the therapy dramatically cut the risk of hospitalisation. 

Retailers to be fined if providing single-use plastic bags to consumers from 2026

  Apr 20, 2022 15:35:05
NDO/VNA - Retailers that provide single-use plastic bags to customers will be fined from 2026, said an official of the Institute of Strategy and Policy on Natural Resources and Environment (ISPONRE) at a seminar summarising the PLASTIC ALLIANCE pilot project on April 20. 

Concerns raised as Central Highlands province sees spike in earthquakes

  Apr 19, 2022 17:51:39
NDO/VNA - The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum witnessed 33 earthquakes from 1903 to 2020 but has seen 169 just since last year, a massive growth from the previous century.  

Finnovation Contest 2022 launched

  Apr 19, 2022 17:10:36
NDO – A launch ceremony for the Student Fintech Startup Contest - Finnovation 2022 was held in Hanoi on April 18 by the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, the Ministry of Science and Technology, and related units.