National Quality Awards affirm brainpower of Vietnamese enterprises
14:35 | 25/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - “Despite difficulties in the domestic and global economies over the last two years, the national and international quality awards are clear evidence of the Vietnamese business community’s continual efforts, creativity and determination to improve,” said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at the annual National Quality Awards and the Asia - Pacific Global Performance Excellence Awards (GPEA) for the country’s best 82 firms.
Engineering business nursery, a new hope
08:09 | 24/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Vietnam currently has 3,100 engineering enterprises with 53,000 production facilities, including 450 state-owned companies, 1,250 centralized production facilities and 156 privately owned enterprises. Most of them are small-scaled and run outdated technology. Vietnamese engineering producers have satisfied just more than 20 percent of the domestic market’s demand.
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.