Officials show commitments at the launch of the national campaign to combat plastic pollution on October 12 (Photo: VNA)

Nationwide campaign launched to combat plastic pollution

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment launched a campaign on October 12, calling for joint efforts in plastic waste prevention nationwide, in response to the 2018 “Make the world cleaner” campaign.
First ever smart library in HCMC launched

First ever smart library in HCMC launched

The Ho Chi Minh City General Science Library has just launched S.Hub Kids – a first-ever smart library for kids aged between 5 to 18.
Workshop on MEMS technology launched in HCMC

Workshop on MEMS technology launched in HCMC

The Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP) organized the second forum on Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS Forum 2018) with the theme ‘Grab the trend – Nurture creations’ on September 27 and 28.
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Texting campaign to raise funds for those less fortunate

A texting campaign will be launched on October 1 to support disadvantaged people, as part of efforts to respond to the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and the Day for the Poor in Vietnam.
“Reading for future” contest launched

“Reading for future” contest launched

The “Reading for future” contest has been launched nationwide, aiming to  encourage and promote reading habit in the community and highlight the importance of books in education and training..
New mobile app for vehicle service hiring launched in HCMC

New mobile app for vehicle service hiring launched in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Transport cooperated with GO-IXE Software Technology Co., Ltd. to implement the piloting project ‘Applying Science – Technology to Aid the Management and Connection of Contracted Passenger Transport Activities’ (GO-IXE project) in the city.