V-KIST hoped to help Vietnam’s science & technology take off (14/11/2013)

V-KIST, a research institute to be set up in accordance with the South Korean Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) will be set up in Vietnam.

Capitalized at $150 million, V-KIST project is hoped to generate a perfect research environment for international scientists, according to Dr. Mai Ha, Director of the International Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MST).

Russia hands over first submarine to VN (10/11/2013)

Russia on November 7 handed over the first out of six Russia-built Kilo-class submarines to Viet Nam. The document to this effect was signed on the same day in Saint Petersburg by Viet Nam’s

Signing Ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between Center for Vietnam Science and Technology Internationalization Promotion and University of South Australia (07/11/2013)

The Signing Ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Center for Vietnam Science and Technology Internationalization Promotion (VISTIP) and the University of South Australia (UniSA) was held on the November 5th, 2013 at the Headquarter of the Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam. This MOU shows the common interests of both organizations which support their mutual benefits in fields of high level science research, technology transfer/commercialization and educational capacitiy development in Vietnam.

VN, India expand security cooperation (04/11/2013)

Vietnamese Minister of Public Security Tran Dai Quang on October 31 met with India’s National Security Advisor Shiv Shankar Menon, affirming that Vietnam treasures India’s “Look East policy”.

VN, Angola enhance science-technology linkages (01/11/2013)

State President Truong Tan Sang on Wednesday in Ha Noi received Angolan Minister of Science and Technology who is in Viet Nam for the sixth meeting of the Viet Nam-Angola Joint Committee.

Vietnamese, Lao social science academies boost ties (01/11/2013)

Vietnam and Laos have agreed to strengthen cooperation in social science research. 

Role of social science in sustainable development highlighted (30/10/2013)

The Academies of Social Science of Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam have jointly held the second conference on the role social science plays in driving sustainable development in the three countries.

Finland provides Vietnam more funds to boost innovation (28/10/2013)

Finland will provide another US$13.8 million to Vietnam for boost scientific development and innovation in the next five years, Tuoi Tre newspaper reported Wednesday.

Japan ICT Week opens in Hanoi (24/10/2013)

2013 Japan Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Week began in Hanoi on October 23, offering a chance for local IT businesses to explore deals with Japan , the world’s fourth largest IT software market.

Vietnam, United States sign 123 Agreement accord (15/10/2013)

Within framework of the 23rd ASEAN Summit and the relevant Summits in Brunei from 9 to 10 October 2013, at 9h15, 10 October 2013 today, authorized by H.E. Nguyen Tan Dung, Vietnam Prime Minister, Mr. Pham Binh Minh, Vietnam Minister of Foreign Affairs, on behalf of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, and Mr. John Kerry, Secretary of State, on behalf of the ...