The Prime Minister and other participant in the announcement of the Vietnam Innovation Network. Photo by VGP.

Vietnam to focus on building AI research center

In the framework of the event ‘Connecting Vietnam Innovation Network 2018’, the Vietnam Innovation Network was launched yesterday, along with the dialogue between the stage government and scientists.

Moving on: Việt Nam celebrate beating Thailand 3-2 in their first match in Group C at the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia yesterday. — VNA/VNS Photo

Vietnam beat Thailand at ASIAD 2018

Viet Nam’s women beat Thailand 3-2 in their first match of Group C at the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia yesterday to qualify for the knock-out stages.
Deputy PM Hue visits a flower cooperative in Lam Dong (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnamese gov’t to finance cooperatives

Cooperatives have so far grown contributing 5.6 percent to the country’s Gross Domestic Product, said participants at a conference in Hanoi yesterday; accordingly, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue proposed financing them.
Workers sort waste at a waste treatment factory (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam takes measures to treat increase in domestic waste

As domestic solid waste has long been piling up and become an acute issue in Vietnam for a long time, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) is developing a project to improve waste treatment and management in both rural and urban areas.