science and technology
Vietnam's economy must restructure to meet development needs

18:52 10/10/2014

It is high time for Vietnam's economy to make basic changes to meet new development requirements and grasp new opportunities brought about by deep and wide international integration.

MOET evaluates universities, but criteria for evaluation unclear

15:53 10/10/2014

The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has kicked off a university accreditation process, but the criteria for quality assurance remain controversial.

Hanoi a major metropolitan area of the region and the world

13:41 10/10/2014

After 60 years of national liberation and with many ups and downs, Hanoi has transformed into a major metropolitan area of the region and the world and has been honoured as the city for peace, said Chairman of the Municipal...

HCM City to use GPS to control radioactive devices

23:38 09/10/2014

All radioactive devices in the city will be tracked and managed by the Department of Science and Technology via Global Positioning System devices from the end of next month.

Japanese group seeks investment opportunity in Vietnam

21:19 08/10/2014

Japanese investors consider Vietnam as their prioritised investment destination which has favourable conditions and prominent attraction at present and in the future.

Workshop seeks to promote environment industry

15:21 08/10/2014

Experts have underlined the need to develop the environment industry in order to better control pollution and environmental degradation in the country at a recent workshop-and-fair on environmental industrial products in Hanoi.

Vietnam attends Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting

11:39 08/10/2014

A Vietnamese delegation led by the Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Committee for Economic Affairs, Nguyen Van Giau, attended the 8th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership (ASEP-8) Meeting in Rome, Italy, on October 7.

Nobel Prize for the brain's GPS discovery

09:43 08/10/2014

The Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine has been awarded to three scientists who discovered the brain's “GPS system”.

Venture funds eye local technology start-ups

10:16 07/10/2014

Capital shortage is no longer a problem for many technology startups as many venture funds are increasingly pouring money into them.

Fostering agricultural cooperation with Ibaraki, Japan

18:15 06/10/2014

Vietnam hopes to cooperate with Japanese businesses to improve the quality of the processing industry and agricultural products for exports.


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