Vietnamese scientist offers new research method to study effects of air pollution (04/05/2020)

A research work on the presence of phthalates in indoor air in northern provinces has been nominated for the 2020 Ta Quang Buu Award.

Vingroup completes design of two ventilator models for COVID-19 treatment (29/04/2020)

Vingroup has announced it has completed the design and is preparing to introduce to the market two invasive ventilator models which adhere strictly to international standards while achieving a significantly high localisation rate in design and manufacture.

VN ready to share experience in COVID-19 fight with partners (22/04/2020)

VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh affirmed Viet Nam stands ready to share information and experience in fighting COVID-19 with partners in a bid to push back the pandemic.

Promoting new research to cope with COVID-19 epidemic (18/04/2020)

Domestic scientific and technological units have quickly carried out research and initially produced remarkable results in the prevention and fight against the COVID-19 epidemic. Notably, scientists from the Military Medical Academy and Viet A Corporation have successfully produced a new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) test kit, helping Vietnam to take the initiative in testing the disease.

Propaganda activities disseminated to support creativity and innovation (17/04/2020)

Protecting intellectual property rights is becoming increasingly important to promoting the creativity and economic and cultural development and to becoming a prerequisite for each nation’s international integration. Therefore, it is urgent to continue raising the awareness of people, organizations and individuals of creating, managing, protecting and developing intellectual property.

Vietnamese inventor receives US patent for impregnating wood with polymer solution (07/04/2020)

Vietnamese inventor Tran Hoai Nam has received a US patent for his methods and systems of impregnating wood with a polymer solution and the products thereof. The project resulted from dozens of years of conducting research, which was even more difficult as Nam didn’t have methodical and professional education in this field.

Coronavirus: Mercedes F1 to make breathing aid (31/03/2020)

Thousands of the devices, which deliver oxygen to the lungs without needing a ventilator, could be made.

Danang university builds delivery robots for quarantine areas (25/03/2020)

Lecturers at a university in Danang have produced a robot which can help deliver food to people in quarantine areas.

Mobile disinfection chamber launched in HCM City (25/03/2020)

The Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology in collaboration with the Centre of Science and Technology Development for Youth have successfully created and officially launched a mobile disinfection chamber serving people in COVID-19-affected areas.

Many countries order made-in-Vietnam SARS-CoV-2 test kits (18/03/2020)

Many countries have placed orders for SARS-CoV-2 test kits produced by Vietnam, according to Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Pham Cong Tac.