Attracting overseas Vietnamese scientists
15:42 | 09/09/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The overseas Vietnamese community has more than 300,000 people working in science in developed countries such as the US, France, Australia and Japan. The attraction of these human resources plays a key role and lays in the state’s guidelines and policies.
SABECO Hanoi promotes cleaner production
10:41 | 06/09/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Since application of 15 cleaner production solutions with a total investment of VND5.2 billion, the Saigon Hanoi Beer Joint Stock Company (SABECO Hanoi) has been able to save VND2.1 billion annually. It has been ranked by the Hanoi’s Department of Industry and Trade as one of the city’s leading companies in terms of environmental protection and sustainable development.
V-KIST: Special incentives for scientific activities
14:08 | 03/09/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Ministry of Science and Technology has completed a detailed plan for establishment of a Vietnam-Korea Institute of Science and Technology (V-KIST). Vietnam Economic News’ Quynh Nga spoke with Minister of Science and Technology Nguyen Quan about this plan.
WB helps Vietnam cope with climate changes
15:27 | 01/09/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - World Bank (WB) Vice President Rachel Kyte said “The climate change limits the development and prosperity of many countries in the world. Vietnam recognizes the need to coordinate climate action at the highest level and we look forward to continuing to work together to tackle the climate challenge.”
Road to “sustainable green brand”
16:17 | 25/08/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Through consistent investment in environmental protection with a large scale wastewater treatment system and clean power operation zones, Ninh Binh Thermal Power Joint Stock Company has distinguished itself through its commitment to environmentally-friendly practices.
Business incubator key to technology innovation
10:22 | 18/08/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - High technology business incubators (HTBIs) are where the commercialization of science and technology products as well as incubating new ideas into reality is seen. From the experience of many countries, Vietnam has in recent years focused on HTBIs development and has recoded initial achievements.
Decisive link for success of science and technology
10:40 | 15/08/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Director of the National Science Center of Malaysia Irmawati Ramli when addressing a working session with the Center for Science and Technology Communication under the Ministry of Science and Technology said “To develop the country based on scientific and technological development, the important thing is to arouse the love for science, especially among the young generation. Therefore, it is vital to promote science and technology communication to drive people’s interest.
2014 Invention Contest announced
08:49 | 14/08/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Ministry of Science and Technology together with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Intellectual Property and Creation Journal and the departments of science and technology in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang launched a press conference on August 4 to announce the 2014 Invention Contest following the first contest held last year.