Vietnam ready to stay at front of Industry 4.0: Deputy Minister (19/09/2017)

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 seal satellite data exchange deal (19/09/2017)

The Vietnam National Space Centre under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) signed an agreement on satellite data exchange in Hanoi on September 18.

Startup models get 28,000 USD in Swiss Innovation Challenge (18/09/2017)

Three startup models were awarded cash prizes totalling 28,000 USD at the final pitch of the Swiss Innovation Challenge (SIC) Vietnam 2017 competition in Ho Chi Minh City on September 13.

Uni students’ device turns wastewater into power (18/09/2017)

In the near future, public toilets will be able to use their wastewater to generate power for lighting, thanks to a mini generator made by two university students in the central city of Da Nang.

VN vows to fully realize WTO commitments (18/09/2017)

Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue called for the World Trade Organization’s technical assistance for Viet Nam to fully realize its commitments with the organization

Lam Dong farmers go high tech (12/09/2017)

The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong is leading the country in high-tech agriculture. It grows crops on nearly 50,000ha under hi-tech agricultural methods. This amounts to 18 percent of the province’s land under production

Talking gloves support communications for the deaf (12/09/2017)

Two students from HCM City have successfully developed a product called talking gloves to support the communications of deaf and mute people.

Made-in-Vietnam wood vinegar: safe alternative for pesticides (07/09/2017)

Wood vinegar, or Pyroligneous acid, has long-term effects and no negative impact on the environment.

Vietnam Innovation Golden Book 2017 announced (30/08/2017)

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a ceremony in Hanoi on August 28 to launch the Vietnam Innovation Golden Book 2017.

GS1 numbering promoted to ensure food safety, traceability (28/08/2017)

The application of Global Standard One (GS1) number and bar coding is significant to getting to grips with food traceability and safety, said Nguyen Hoang Linh, Deputy Head of the Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality under the Ministry of Science and Technology.