Plastic cloth makes for cooler clothing (04/09/2016)

Unless you're into bleeding-edge haute couture, wrapping yourself in cling film isn't likely to be your first choice in summer fashion. This might change your mind. A team from Stanford University has developed a new low-cost textile made of plastic that uses a combination of nanotechnology, photonics, and chemistry to cool the wearer in a new way, leaving them feeling almost four degrees Fahrenheit cooler compared to cotton clothing.

MOST Inspectorate visits New Zealand for IP Enforcement and Unti-counterfeiting (04/08/2016)

From July 27-30, 2016, a study visit to New Zealand for Intellectual Property (IP) enforcement and unticounterfeiting leaded by the MOST Chief Inspector- Mr. Tran Minh Dzung was made.

ASEM needs to strengthen dialogues amid complicated developments (18/07/2016)

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on the two continents to strengthen dialogues in a constructive and cooperative manner and share benefits and responsibilities to ensure a peaceful and sustainable environment.

President calls for more support from foreign scientists (11/07/2016)

President Tran Dai Quang has hoped to receive further support from international professors and scientists for human resources training and science community connection, helping Vietnam attain additional achievements in science-technology.

President receives outgoing Belarusian ambassador (06/07/2016)

President Tran Dai Quang received outgoing Belarusian ambassador Valery Sadokho in Ha Noi on July 5.

Vietnam, Laos boost cooperation in scientific research (23/06/2016)

The Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) and the Lao National Institute for Social Sciences (NISS) have agreed to conduct joint research and exchange scientific documents in various fields.

State President receives French, Indian defense ministers (07/06/2016)

State President Tran Dai Quang on June 6 hosted receptions for French and Indian defense ministers Jean-Yves LeDrian and Manohar Parrika on the occasion of their working visits to Viet Nam.

PM hosts German, Cuban science ministers (02/06/2016)

Vietnam has always attached importance to cooperation with the German state of Hessen and regards this as an example for relations between the country and foreign localities, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

STI Days foster ASEAN-EU cooperation in science, innovation (10/05/2016)

The ASEAN-EU Science, Technology and Innovation Days (STI Days) kicked off in Hanoi on May 10, serving as a platform for scientists, policymakers and innovation companies from the two blocs to boost cooperation in the fields.

Vietnam, Japan boost science-technology joint work (08/04/2016)

Vietnam’s scientific research capabilities were introduced at a seminar held in Osaka city, Japan on April 5, which attracted over 50 professors and lecturers from universities and research institutes in Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto.