Sci-tech agencies asked to exercise autonomy
14:24 | 10/03/2015 Science - Technology
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has said budget allocations to State-owned scientific and technological research organisations will be cut if they do not use their autonomy effectively by exerting stronger internal controls and improving their overall management.
Science-technology fuels Vietnamese coffee’s growth
11:15 | 06/03/2015 Science - Technology
The development of science-technology in coffee cultivation through contributions from the Central Highlands Agriculture and Forestry Science Institute (CASI) has helped Vietnam establish itself as the world’s second largest coffee producer and top Robusta coffee exporter.
Vietnam needs water pollution control law
13:54 | 11/02/2015 Science - Technology
(VEN) - On February 9, in Hanoi, the Clean Water Alliance organized a workshop to kick off a project aimed at proposing the drafting of a law on water pollution control. Participants included experts and managers from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Government Office, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, and some nongovernmental organizations.