About 52% of rural residents in Hanoi enjoy clean water

About 52% of rural residents in Hanoi enjoy clean water

NDO – About 52% of residents in rural areas of Hanoi, more than 2.23 million people, had access to clean water by May 2018, according to the municipal Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. (18 hours ago)

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Technological development can drive agricultural restructuring: official

  Jul 13, 2018 11:13:07
NDO/VNA - Vietnam should capitalise on advancements in technology in order to restructure its agricultural sector based on three key pillars, said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Ha Cong Tuan, on July 12. 

Microsoft helps Vietnam protect children in cyberspace

  Jul 12, 2018 21:30:38
NDO/VNA – Microsoft Vietnam will sponsor VND5.4 billion (US$233,676) to aid Vietnam’s efforts in protecting children online as part of a freshly signed agreement. 

Vietnam calls for science-technology experts

  Jul 12, 2018 21:17:03
NDO/VNA – Vietnam continues the call for more incentives for experts, scientists, as well as domestic and international enterprises to accompany the country in its adoption of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0), stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 

Vietnam launches volunteer campaign to clean the sea

  Jul 12, 2018 16:39:31
NDO - A volunteer driven campaign titled “Clean the Sea” has been launched to raise community awareness of the importance of the sea and to encourage actions to protect the marine environment. 

Vietnam, Mozambique promote cooperation in telecommunications and transport

  Jul 12, 2018 10:40:27
NDO - Deputy Minister of Transport and Communications of Mozambique, Manuela Rebelo, has expressed her appreciation for the efficient investment of military-run telecommunications group Viettel in Mozambique.  

Two publications launched to protect bears in Vietnam

  Jul 11, 2018 10:58:56
NDO – Two publications giving instructions on caring for rescued moon and sun bears, as well as guidance to plant herbal alternatives to bear bile were launched at a ceremony held in the Animals Asia’s Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre in Vinh Phuc province on July 10. 

Minister urges synchronous measures to deal with natural disasters

  Jul 10, 2018 17:26:26
NDO/VNA – Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Nguyen Xuan Cuong, has asked the agencies concerned to take synchronous measures to deal with possible natural disasters.  

Israeli water saving and wastewater treatment shared with Vietnam

  Jul 10, 2018 10:31:50
NDO - Advanced Israeli water management solutions were introduced to the Vietnamese side at a seminar which opened in Hanoi on July 9. 

Israel water week to offer Vietnam with smart water governance solutions

  Jul 09, 2018 16:50:21
NDO - The Israel Water Week in Vietnam will take place in Hanoi from July 9-13, featuring various activities to offer Vietnam water governance solutions and share Israeli experience in water use and supply. 

Rain-triggered floods, landslides warned for northern Vietnam

  Jul 08, 2018 15:08:32
NDO - Heavy rains after a week-long heat wave are forecast to cause flash floods and landslides in Vietnam’s northern mountainous region, the national meteorological agency has warned.  

More radar installed to improve accuracy in storm, rain forecasting

  Jul 07, 2018 17:08:43
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Meteorological and Hydrological Administration (VMHA) has developed a project to enhance the National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting (NCHMF)’s capacity to provide warnings on thunderstorms, lightning, storms and rain by installing five new radar stations across the country.  

Global threat, local action

  Jul 06, 2018 16:58:18
NDO - A campaign to reduce plastic waste is being launched in many countries to call for action to limit the use of disposable plastic in daily life and at the workplace. Positive change from each individual and locality can create a change in the perception of the community, contributing to the handling of this global anxiety.  

Vietnam’s 50 Leading IT Companies 2018 programme launched

  Jul 03, 2018 21:24:12
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) launched Vietnam’s 50 Leading IT Companies 2018 programme in Hanoi on July 3. 

Thai star urges Vietnam to end the cruelty of bear farming

  Jun 30, 2018 18:39:24
NDO - Famous Thai star Tono Pakin Kumwilaisuk has called on Vietnam to promote action aimed at putting an end to bear farming in the country.