Drying rubber by pressed rice husk
14:29 | 31/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) will increase the percentage of ribbed smoked sheet (RSS) from five percent to ten percent by 2015. However, the use of firewood to produce RSS has made difficulties for rubber businesses.
Technology creates advantages
14:05 | 28/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Technological renovation and quality improvements to meet market demand is a guideline of the businesses that won golden prizes of the 2013 National Quality Awards and the Asia - Pacific Global Performance Excellence Awards (GPEA).
A challenge to reduce CO2 emissions
10:15 | 27/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - Vietnam needs about VND30 billion to reduce Carbon Dioxide - CO2 emissions in its industry sector from now to 2020, which is quite a big challenge on its way to achieve a sustainable economic development.
Taking actions in face of information insecurity
11:10 | 26/03/2014 Science - Technology
(VEN) - According to experts at the Security World 2014 Conference & Exhibition on 18-19 March 2014 in Hanoi, the number of cyber attacks is forecast to keep on increasing with density. To deal with the problem, Vietnam is completing the draft law on information safety and working out many other action plans.
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 Most of them are small-scaled and run outdated technology.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.