Vietnam officially releases ICT White Paper 2017

Vietnam officially releases ICT White Paper 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. (Sep 19, 2017)


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. 

Ba Ria - Vung Tau restores coral reefs

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO – The Ba Ria - Vung Tau province is conducting a rehabilitation of the coral reef at the Ramsar area of Con Dao National Park, according to the Department of Science and Technology of Ba Ria – Vung Tau province. 

HCMC to build dedicated park for start-up businesses

  Sep 08, 2017
NDO - Ho Chi Minh City Party Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan has pledged that the city government will build an industrial park dedicated to start-up and innovative businesses. 

Elephant sanctuary established in Quang Nam

  Sep 07, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Administration of Forestry in partnership with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the establishment of an elephant sanctuary in central Quang Nam province on September 7.  

Vietnam ICT Summit: Deputy PM Dam pushes for greater IT application

  Sep 06, 2017
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam stated that now is the time to take action in order to step up the application of information technology across all fields, as he attended the Vietnam ICT Summit 2017 on September 6. 

PM approves building marine environmental monitoring system for four central provinces

  Sep 06, 2017
NDO – The Prime Minister has approved investment for a project to build a marine environmental monitoring and warning system in four central provinces, to be managed by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) and the People's Committees of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue provinces. 

Mekong Delta sustainable development conversion model to be discussed

  Sep 06, 2017
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a working session with the relevant ministries, branches and agencies on September 5 to direct the meticulous preparations for an upcoming conference that seeks to shape a sustainable development transformation model for the Mekong Delta to adapt to climate change.