IT application in agriculture
15:02 | 03/11/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - An auto irrigation and moisture measurement system which will give yield and productivity nine times higher than the normal cultivation method if imported from Israel will cost more than VND2 billion. This figure is too high for most farmers growing coffee, pepper, cashew nuts and sugarcane in Vietnam. It also put out a question for Vietnamese technological engineers on how to produce these kinds of machinery as the market is very open.
Software ownership increasingly tightened
15:17 | 31/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Not only facing the litigation risk in their own backyard, companies that use illegal software, particularly exporters, also find themselves at stake of being banned from access to major foreign markets such as the US.
Green growth towards environmental protection
16:02 | 30/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - With the assistance of Quang Ninh Province, the Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) has attempted to invest in modern scientific and technological research, development and application towards green growth and environmental protection.
Pouring capital in key labs
09:31 | 29/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Science and Technology, key labs had actually contributed to improving capacity and quality for scientific and technological organizations and universities throughout the country. These centers of excellence invested in by the state to address scientific and technological tasks are in order to help implement successfully the national scientific and technological development strategy.
Developing Dong Tao Chicken collective mark
15:31 | 27/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - With the goal of building, managing and developing the Dong Tao Chicken collective mark for Hung Yen Province’s Khoai Chau District, INVESTIP cooperated with Khoai Chau District and Hung Yen Province’s several agencies to register a collective mark for its kind of chicken.
Biotechmart 2014 runs in Hanoi
11:27 | 25/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - A biological technology and equipment market day (Biotechmart) was held from October 21-24 in Hanoi under the direction of the National Science and Technology Information Department.
Promoting scientific and technological application
09:16 | 25/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Rang Dong Light Sources and Vacuum Flask JSC has so far successfully promoted scientific and technological application in production and business to reduce production costs and improve labor productivity. The company’s encouraging results have been summarized and commended at a meeting scheduled on the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Hanoi on October 10.
Optimally exploiting intellectual property
09:37 | 24/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - According to statistics, the registration and granting of intellectual property protection certificates in Vietnam increased on average 20 percent every year as optimal exploitation of intellectual property can help improve the positions, prestige and competitiveness of enterprises in the market.
France furthers helps Vietnam in climate change mitigation
08:39 | 24/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - At the recent signing ceremony for a credit agreement between the French Development Agency (AFD) in Vietnam and the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance for the fourth tranche of the Support Program to Respond to Climate Change (SP-RCC), France pledged to provide Vietnam with preferential loans totaling EUR20 million to finance the program.
Specifying incentives for environmental protection
14:08 | 22/10/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Future environmental protection activities need practical solutions, one of which is the issuance of incentive policies for these operations. The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) drafted a decree to provide detailed guidelines for implementing the 2014 Law on Environmental Protection and is calling for suggestions to improve this draft decree.