More Asian openbill storks flock to ecotourism site in Dong Thap

More Asian openbill storks flock to ecotourism site in Dong Thap

NDO/VNA – Nearly 100,000 of Asian openbill storks, which are listed as an especially rare species in Vietnam’s Red Book, have been nesting at the Gao Giong Ecotourism Site in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, said Huynh Thanh Hien, head of the site’s management board. (12 hours ago)


Vietnam officially releases ICT White Paper 2017

  Sep 19, 2017
NDO – Vietnam Information and Communication Technology (ICT) White Paper 2017 was officially released by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) on September 19, reflecting the country’s ICT development in 2015 and 2016. 

High-tech park development needs more effective mechanisms

  Sep 20, 2017
NDO – Hi-tech parks are considered important factors in facilitating the nation’s science and technology development. However, it is necessary to boost supportive mechanisms aimed at removing policy "knots" that hinder key national hi-tech parks to make them truly be locomotive for both national scientific and economic growth. 

Vietnam ready to stay at front of Industry 4.0: Deputy Minister

  Sep 18, 2017
NDO/VNA - Vietnam determines to transform from a consumer to a provider of future technologies and services, ready to stay at the front door of the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0), according to Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Pham Dai Duong.  

Vietnam, Japan reach deal on satellite data exchange

  Sep 18, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam National Space Center (VNSC), under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, signed a cooperation agreement on satellite data exchange with Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) in Hanoi, on September 18. 

Institute of Posts and Telecommunications Technology marks its 20th anniversary

  Sep 17, 2017
NDO - The Institute of Posts and Telecommunications Technology (IPTT) held a ceremony in Hanoi on September 16 to mark the 20th anniversary of its establishment (1997-2017) and receive the first class Independence Order.  

Another company joins Global Forestry and Trade Network

  Sep 14, 2017
NDO/VNA – Bao Chau Private Enterprise, a forest manager in central Phu Yen province, joined the Global Forest and Trade Network (GFTN), on September 13, a World Wildlife Fund (WWF) initiative linking more than 300 companies worldwide that are committed to responsible forestry. 

First enterprise in Phu Yen joins Global Forest & Trade Network

  Sep 14, 2017
NDO - Bao Chau Private Enterprise, the first forest management company in Phu Yen province was official admitted to the Global Forest & Trade Network, an initiative founded by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). 

Vietnam, Japan to coordinate in environmental treatment

  Sep 13, 2017
NDO – A workshop on connecting businesses in the field of environmental treatment, between the Mekong Delta and Japan's Hiroshima Prefecture, was held in Can Tho city on September 12. 

School of Aerospace Engineering to make debut

  Sep 13, 2017
NDO – The University of Technology, under Vietnam National University – Hanoi, has issued Decision No. 888/QD-TCCB on the establishment of a School of Aerospace Engineering (SAE) under the University of Technology.  

Torrential rains forecast to continue in northern region

  Sep 12, 2017
NDO/VNA - Torrential rains are forecast to continue plaguing the northern region following the flooding in Ha Giang, Bac Kan and Tuyen Quang provinces over the past few days, affecting people’s lives and blocking traffic for hours. 

Hanoi, ROK cooperate in facilitating Nam Son waste-to-energy project

  Sep 12, 2017
NDO – Relevant partners from Hanoi and the Republic of Korea (ROK) have reached a deal on cooperating in a project to recover buried gas at the Nam Son Waste Treatment Complex in the suburban Soc Son district in Hanoi. 

Vietnam joins ASEAN drill against cyber threats

  Sep 11, 2017
NDO - The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) participated in an ASEAN-wide drill against cyber threats arising from a lack of verification and poor access management. 

Challenges still ahead during e-government development

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO – Building e-government is aimed at improving the quality and efficiency of government agencies to better serve the people and businesses. However, after nearly two years, difficulties and obstacles are still ahead and need to be resolved during e-government development. 

Can Tho eyes expanded ties with Australia in hi-tech agriculture

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Mekong Delta City of Can Tho hopes to expand cooperation with overseas partners, including those from Australia, in order to improve production capacity as the city sets out to be a regional pioneer in hi-tech agriculture.