The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on March 22 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in building a national strategy on intellectual property for Vietnam.
Innovation has been seen as a tool to boost socio-economic development in Vietnam, said Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh at a conference on innovation in Hanoi.
Inspects first waste-to-energy system (20/03/2017)
Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 18 inspected the first waste-to-energy technology (WTE) model invented and being applied Hydraulic Machine Ltd Company (HMC) in Don Van 2 Industrial Zone in the northern province of Ha Nam.
Diplomatic highlights in Jan-Feb period (17/03/2017)
Eventful diplomatic activities took place in the first two months of 2017 with a series of overseas trips of top leaders, reception of foreign heads of state, launching of APEC Year.
Vietnam, RoK seek cooperation in renewable energy (15/03/2017)
The Vietnam Energy Association (VEA) joined hands with the association of energy storage industry development (KEIDA) from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to organise an international conference on new technologies in power and renewable energy in Hanoi on March 14.
Robot Talent Contest for students announced (15/03/2017)
The 2017 Robot Robotacon WRO, known as the Robot Talent Contest, opened for registration on March 14.
Vietnam, Angola seek closer telecom cooperation (15/03/2017)
The Vietnamese Government welcomes stronger cooperation between IT firms of Vietnam and Angola, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam told visiting Angolan Minister of Telecommunication and Information Technologies Jose Carvalho da Rocha.
The Việt Nam-Finland Innovation Partnership Programme phase 2 (IPP2) will sponsor Vietnamese universities to develop their curriculum on innovation and startup as a part of efforts to improve the startup ecosystem in the country.
Website of Tan Son Nhat airport hacked (10/03/2017)
The website of Tan Son Nhat International Airport, www.tansonnhatairport.vn, was allegedly hacked on late March 8 as many people reported to have failed to enter this website at about 10:45 p.m. of the day.
The individual prize of the annual Kovalevskaya awards 2016 went to Prof. Dr. Nguyen Kim Phi Phung, a lecturer from the University of Natural Science under the Vietnam National University – HCM City.