13:00 | 14/07/2020 Science - Technology
HCM City is drawing up a wide-ranging plan to promote artificial intelligence (AI) development and research in the near future, Duong Anh Duc, Vice Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee, has said.
06:09 | 13/07/2020 Science - Technology
(VEN) - To meet the increasingly high requirements for product quality, and food hygiene and safety, the development of product quality standards not only helps Vietnamese businesses conquer the domestic market, but also reach out to major markets around the world.
Forestry sector focuses on creating high-yield trees
10:00 | 03/07/2020 Science - Technology
Scientific research and technology transfer for the forestry sector in the 2021-2030 period will focus on the hybridisation of new varieties, giving priority to planting high-yield, good-quality and pest-and-disease preventive capable tree varieties, said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan.
Vietnamese businesses embrace sci-tech revolution
13:00 | 01/07/2020 Science - Technology
(VEN) - From pesticide-spraying drones to automatic chicken eggs collection, Vietnamese businesses are enthusiastically embracing state-of-the-art technologies in management, administration and production to improve labor productivity and increase competitiveness.
Vietnam faces challenges in management of persistent plastic waste
16:52 | 26/06/2020 Environment
(VEN) - With a volume of nearly 18,000 tonnes of plastic garbage generated a day and 1.8 million tonnes discharged into oceans a year, Vietnam is one of the world’s top five ocean plastic polluters. The management of plastic waste on land to limit the discharge into the oceans under an official action plan adopted six months ago is confronting Vietnam with a major challenge.
AEON Vietnam says “no” to single-use plastic
16:40 | 26/06/2020 Environment
(VEN) - The draft revised Law on Environmental Protection was presented for the first time at the ninth session of the 14th-tenure National Assembly which opened on May 20. Apart from new, positive points, the draft also received comments and recommendations from experts.
Innovation Challenge launched to tackle plastic pollution in ASEAN
16:24 | 26/06/2020 Science - Technology
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), together with the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad), on June 24 launched an ASEAN-wide innovation challenge to deal with plastic waste in Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay and Thailand’s Koh Samui (Samui Island) in 2020, followed by Indonesia and the Philippines in 2021.