219 policy actions response to climate change built
14:00 | 22/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - In 2014, the Support Program to Respond to Climate Change (SP-RCC) continues to implement the National strategy on green growth towards achieving a low carbon economy, reducing emissions and increasing absorbability of greenhouse gas. These are important factors and have become compulsory criteria in Vietnam’s socioeconomic development.
Software industry: Opportunities and challenges
15:02 | 21/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Vietnam has reaped many successes in developing the software industry, but to expand the market of software products, it must pay more attention to human resource and product development, and appropriate support policies must be put in place to support software businesses.
The ticket to intellectual property
10:14 | 18/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Although trailing behind other countries in developing intellectual property (IP), Vietnam has achieved notable results in this field - helping Vietnam integrate more deeply into the global economy.
Turning rubber wastes into oil
10:30 | 17/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - After the application of the pyrolysis technology, every 1,000 tonnes of rubber material, will gain 400 tonnes of finished oil. This is a real achievement from a research work that recently won the 12th National Technical Innovation Contest.
Calculator 2050: For a green future
11:24 | 15/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The project inauguration workshop on development and transfer cooperation in oriented tools to support the construction and implementation of policies related to mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions referred to as Calculator 2050 was recently co-organized by Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade and UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) in Hanoi.
MobiFone separated from VNPT
16:06 | 12/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - On March 31, the prime minister approved a plan for restructuring the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT). Under the plan, MobiFone will be separated from VNPT. Experts have said that the restructuring will improve the competitiveness of the Vietnamese telecommunications market and favor consumers.
Green technology in the tanning industry
15:36 | 11/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Many tanning enterprises including the Saigon Tan Tec, Green Tech, and Dang Tu Ky, among others have adopted environmentally friendly and water and energy efficient technology. Using the new technology, Saigon Tan Tec reduced its energy consumption by 40 percent and decreased carbon dioxide emissions by 2,700 tonnes and water and chemical consumption by 50 and 15 percent, respectively.
Water pollution control: From practice to policy
14:57 | 09/04/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The roles and responsibilities of local authorities, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, government and related agencies in water pollution control will be clearly defined in the draft Environmental Protection Law which will be presented at the National Assembly’s May session.