Activities in response to World Water Day
16:26 | 22/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the World Water Day is held on March 22 annually, but this year it is held from March 21-22 in Lai Chau City of the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau with the theme “Water and Energy”.
Vietnam completes first pancreas-kidney transplantation
17:02 | 21/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The success of the first pancreas-kidney transplantation in Vietnam proves the progress of the domestic health sector. Vietnamese doctors now can perform multi-organ transplants in humans without the direct consultation of foreign experts. Associate Professor, Dr. Hoang Manh An, Director of Military Hospital 103, who directly guided and performed the pancreas-kidney transplantation, emphasized that Vietnamese physicians meet international standards.
Financial solutions for green growth
15:11 | 20/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Today, seeking financial solutions for green growth is quite a big challenge for many governments, businesses and organizations amid climate change with growing environmental threats and degradations.
Increased investment in key sciences
14:05 | 19/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Total funding for science this year will reach an estimated VND13.666 trillion. The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has decided to focus investment on a number of key scientific activities.
Vietnam to boost green economy
09:22 | 19/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - A green economy that aims to ensure improvement of human life and social equity, while significantly reducing risks and risks of environmental harms and ecological scarcity, is being pursued by many countries, including Vietnam.
Post-harvest technologies needed
09:15 | 15/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Agricultural product storage periods may be prolonged up to 10 years without harmful chemicals thanks to a number of modern storage technologies recently transferred in Vietnam. The emergence of these technologies is opening up prospects for increasing of Vietnamese agricultural exports.