Category: Technology

Vietnam, Japan cooperate in environmental technologies

The participants also talked about cooperation towards low-carbon growth, environmental technologies, sustainable development, environmental infrastructure for developing countries, and partnerships between Vietnamese and Japanese cities. Speaking at the event, Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Vo Tuan Nhan said Vietnam urgently needs to consolidate the harmony between environmental protection and socio-economic development. Gearing […]

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Limiting plastic waste and nylon bags

Hoang Van Thuc, Deputy Director of the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA), under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), said that the inception of products made from plastics and nylon has brought many benefits for human life, but the use of these products has left unpredictable consequences for the environment, human health and the […]

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Young science and technology talents honoured with Golden Globe Awards

The awards were presented in the five areas of environmental technology; biological technology; medical-pharmaceutical technology; new material technology; and information technology and communications. Each winner received a Golden Globe trophy, a certificate of merit, and a cash prize of VND20 million (US$880) Also at the event, 20 female students from universities across the country were […]

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Vietnam conducts tsunami warning exercise

According to the hypothetical situation, at 8.45am on December 26, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre broadcast tsunami warnings to the entire East Sea, including Vietnam’s coastal strip. The tsunami altitude was projected to fluctuate from 1.5m to over 7m, depending on each region. The tsunami attack duration started from 8.55am to 12.30pm, depending on each […]

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Top ten outstanding scientific and technological events of Vietnam in 2018

This is the 13th year the club has organised a vote to recognise and honour scientists’ contribution to the country’s socio-economic development. The events are selected in the following areas: policies and mechanisms, natural sciences, applied research, international integration, social sciences and humanities, and honouring scientists. Participating in the poll were more than 40 journalists […]

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