Vietnam, Israel sign agreement on technology cooperation

Vietnam, Israel sign agreement on technology cooperation

NDO/VNA - Vietnam’s Ministry of Science and Technology and its Israeli counterpart inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in science and technology in Israel on July 25.  (Jul 26, 2017)


Vietnam hosts ASEAN Plus Three Junior Science Odyssey for first time

  Jul 10, 2017
NDO – The sixth ASEAN Plus Three Junior Science Odyssey (APT JSO) is taking place at Hoa Lac Hi-tech Industrial Park, in Hanoi from July 10-15, marking the first time Vietnam has hosted such an event. 

Conferences on cosmology and neutrino launched

  Jul 10, 2017
NDO – A series of international scientific conferences on cosmology and experimental research on neutrino opened at International Centre of Interdisciplinary Science Education (ICISE), in the city of Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh province, on July 10. 

Viettel makes use of AAE-1 submarine optical cable system

  Jul 08, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese military-run telecom giant Viettel has commenced using the Asia-Africa-Europe 1 (AAE-1) submarine communications cable system since early July.  

Number of Vietnam's domain name ".vn" triples over past six years

  Jul 06, 2017
NDO – A total of 70,900 new domain names ending in ".vn" were registered in the first six months of this year, bringing the total ".vn" registrations to 408,382, three times more than six years ago. 

Vietnam seeks EU smart city know-how

  Jul 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City requires Europe’s experience and solutions to create smart cities, a conference heard on June 30. 

Viettel products honoured at 2017 IT World Awards

  Jun 29, 2017
NDO – Six products of military-run telecom group Viettel were honoured at the 2017 IT World Awards held in San Francisco, the US, on June 27. 

International student science forum opens in Ho Chi Minh City

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Vietnamese Students’ Association and Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City officially opened the second International Student Science Forum (ISSF) 2017 under the theme ‘Industry 4.0 and building the smart city’ on June 21. 

Vietnam tops ASEAN in cloud computing expenditure growth

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO - Vietnam’s spending on cloud computing recorded the fastest rate among ASEAN countries during the 2010-2016 period, according to a professor from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy. 

APG submarine cable broken, Internet connection in central region affected

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Asia-Pacific Gateway (APG) submarine cable was broken at 16:00pm on June 20, affecting the internet connection in Vietnam, especially for users in central localities. 

Vietnam, Israel sign agreement on space technology cooperation

  Jun 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam National Satellite Centre (VNSC) and the Israel Space Agency signed an agreement on cooperation in science and technology and peaceful use of outer space, in Hanoi on June 21. 

Ho Chi Minh City, Microsoft step up cooperation

  Jun 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – It is necessary for Ho Chi Minh City and US technology giant Microsoft to boost their collaboration in information technology (IT) application and development to improve life quality for citizens in the southern hub. 

Vietnam to finalise area code standardisation by end of August

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO - Vietnam will begin the third and final phase of a national plan to change the local dialling codes for landline numbers from June 17, with the work set to be completed by the end of August. 

Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City join World Cities network

  Jun 12, 2017
NDO – The two largest metropolitan cities of Vietnam, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, have officially joined the World Cities network, an initiative launched by the European Union (EU) aimed at promoting the exchange of experience and the best practice on regional and urban development policies between EU and non-EU cities, with a focus on sustainable urban development. 

Star Telecom to build population management system for Laos

  Jun 10, 2017
NDO/VNA – Star Telecom, a joint venture between the Laos-Asia telecom company and Vietnam's military-run Viettel telecom group, has acquired a contract to build a population management system for the Lao government.