WB approves credit to support Vietnam’s response to climate change

WB approves credit to support Vietnam’s response to climate change

NDO/VNA – The World Bank in Vietnam announced on June 6 that the Bank’s Board of Executive Directors have approved US$84.4 million of credit from the International Development Association (IDA) to support Vietnam’s multi-sectoral policy reforms so as to promote climate-resilient landscapes and green transport and energy systems. (8 hours ago)

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Conference reviews development of information technology industry

  Jun 04, 2020 17:49:45
NDO – A conference was held in the northern province of Bac Ninh on June 4 to review the information technology industry development programme for the 2015-2020 period. 

Programme on national digital transformation approved

  Jun 04, 2020 16:42:05
NDO – The Prime Minister on June 3 issued Decision No.749/QD-TTg approving the National Digital Transformation Programme by 2025, with orientations toward 2030. 

Vietnam’s second mobile virtual network debuts

  Jun 04, 2020 09:57:25
NDO/VNA – Vietnam's second mobile virtual network called Reddi, with the numeral prefix 055, was rolled out by operator Mobicast in Hanoi on June 3. 

Workshop introduces technology transfer and investment programme

  Jun 02, 2020 12:17:15
NDO - The Vietnam Climate Innovation Centre (VCIC) and the Vietnam-Korea Businessmen and Investment Association (VKBIA) jointly held a workshop on June 1 to introduce a technology transfer and investment programme known as VCIC Connect. 

Various activities to be held during Vietnam Seas and Island Week

  Jun 01, 2020 14:10:54
NDO – The Vietnam Sea and Islands Week will take place in the South Central Coastal province of Phu Yen from June 1-8 under the theme “Innovation for Vietnam’s sustainable ocean economy”, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has announced. 

Vietnamese firms launch virtual conference solution CoMeet

  May 30, 2020 16:48:00
NDO - An alliance of six Vietnamese technology companies have launched a virtual conference solution known as CoMeet to meet rising demand amid the coronavirus outbreak. 

Twenty four automatic air monitoring stations handed over to Hanoi

  May 28, 2020 11:30:15
NDO – The Hanoi People’s Committee held a ceremony on May 27 to receive 24 automatic air monitoring stations sponsored by THT Co., Ltd. (the Republic of Korea).  

Measures discussed to supply clean water for Mekong Delta

  May 27, 2020 17:44:21
NDO – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in coordination with the People's Committee of Soc Trang Province held a conference on May 27 to assess the current situation and discuss solutions in relation to rural water supply for the Mekong Delta provinces. 

Facebook launches campaign to assist Vietnam in developing digital economy

  May 25, 2020 16:45:28
NDO – Facebook has launched a campaign dedicated to supporting Vietnam in boosting its digital conversion. 

Vietnam pushes for digital transformation with cloud computing

  May 22, 2020 15:55:40
NDO - The Ministry of Information and Communications has launched a campaign to promote digital transformation using cloud computing with the participation of 11 local service providers. 

Female scientists honoured with Kovalevskaya Award

  May 19, 2020 22:10:42
NDO/VNA – Female scientists who have successfully isolated the new strain of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, making Vietnam one of the first four countries to successfully isolate this virus, have received the Kovalevskaya Award 2019. 

National Public Service Portal the most effective 'channel' to ‘digitise’ administrative procedures

  May 19, 2020 17:34:27
NDO – The implementation of administrative procedures in the electronic environment brings huge benefits to people and businesses, as the portal is the most effective "channel" to "digitise” administrative procedures, Minister - Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung has said. 

Vietnamese science resolves many challenges of COVID-19 pandemic

  May 19, 2020 11:10:32
NDO – In the context that Vietnam and the world have been struggling to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, many scientific researches and applications have been conducted with the aim of dealing with the disease, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said. 

Sao Khue Awards honour outstanding IT products and services

  May 17, 2020 08:20:11
NDO - The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) honoured the best IT products and services in 2020 with the Sao Khue Awards at a virtual ceremony on May 16.