The Judge Board is evaluating papers of the first category. (Photo: SGGP)

ICT contest in HCMC aiming at developing smart city

The 11th information and communications technology (ICT) contest in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) after 3 months launching has received 64 papers, all of which focus on the theme ‘Journey to Become a Smart City’.

The "World's Largest Lesson" on sustainability will be held for the first time in Vietnam in September and October in HCM City (Photo courtesy of the organisation board)

“World's Largest Lesson” on sustainability comes to Vietnam

As many as 1,000 secondary school students nationwide will learn about global goals for sustainable development at the global event "World’s Largest Lesson" to be held for the first time in Vietnam in September and October in Ho Chi Minh City.
The Vietnam – Australia Corporation is raising shrimps using high technologies in the southern province of Bac Lieu. Photo by Ham Luong

Agriculture applies science-technology for sustainable development

More than 70 percent of the Vietnamese population is working in the agricultural sector, yet they contribute only around 20 percent of the GDP. Therefore, to raise the revenue of this mass sector, beside taking full advantage of the integration process, new technologies must be applied more widely in the whole nation.

Overview of the forum (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi Forum 2018 focuses on climate change response

The Hanoi Forum 2018 opened on November 9, drawing nearly 500 delegates, made up of former and incumbent state leaders, heads of business groups and international organisations, as well as domestic and foreign scholars and scientists.
CPTPP vital to VN economic reforms: minister

CPTPP vital to VN economic reforms: minister

The Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) Agreement will be vital deal to expanding free trade and ensuring sustainable development in Viet Nam, said Minister of Industry and Trade (MoIT) Tran Tuan Anh.