The Kien Giang University signed a cooperation pact, on Phu Quoc island on August 31, regarding training and scientific research with two Cambodian universities.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation concluded a five-day official visit to Japan on June 8.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam government has set a lofty target for exports of the electronics segment of the economy for both the foreign and domestic sectors operating within the country’s borders to reach US$40 billion by 2017.
An increasing number of foreign companies are expanding research and development (R&D) activities in Vietnam.
A recent survey conducted by Mizuho Research Institute of 1,100 companies in Japan shows growing interest in Vietnam as an investment priority among ASEAN countries.
Research conducted by Germany's Statista Market Research Company showed that the scale of Vietnam's retail market could reach US$100 billion in 2016.
The environment ministers of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) agreed at their talks in Jeju, the RoK, on October 22 to cooperate in conducting research on biodiversity preservation and the use of natural resources in Vietnam.
Low investment in research and development is undermining Vietnam’s economic competitiveness.
A delegation of the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS), led by its President Nguyen Xuan Thang, paid a visit to Iran from April 12-16, with a hope of intensifying cooperation in science between the two countries.
Vietnamese and British scientists discussed joint research on infectious diseases when meeting at a workshop on cooperation between Vietnam and the UK on the diseases held in Hanoi on April 14.
Outstanding research works on the East Sea in 2014 were honoured with awards from the Foundation for East Sea Studies (FESS) of the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam in Hanoi on March 31.
Indian Ambassador to Vietnam Preeti Saran visited and gave US$100,000 in funding from the Indian government to the India Research Centre at the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration (HCMA) in Hanoi on March 10.
(VOV) - Over 200 delegates from Malaysia, Japan, and other Asian countries have gathered in Hanoi for the Vietnam Malaysia International Chemical Congress (VMICC) taking place from November 7-9.
As many as 130,000-160,000 new cancer cases are reported in Vietnam every year, along with up to 115,000 cancer-related deaths, according to initial research conducted in a number of cities and provinces nationwide.
(VOV) - CMC Corporation has announced that it has formed a wholly owned subsidiary called CMC Institute of Research and Development (CIRD) infused with an initial charter capital of VND5 billion.
(VOV) - A photography exhibition documenting the Institute for Research and Development’s (IRD) Vietnamese activities opened at Hanoi’s French Cultural Centre L’Espace on October 3.
(VOV) - The Association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts (AVSE) aims to elevate its position within the Vietnamese community in France and Europe and affirm its status within the French scientist circles.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s Ambassador to Germany Nguyen Thi Hoang met with representatives of overseas Vietnamese students in Berlin on January 21.
Vietnam is listed as one of the 10 most likely countries vulnerable to natural disasters, the UK risk consultants Maplecroft announced in a report on August 15.
Second-hand mobile phones, laptops, tablet computers and other office machines will not be allowed to be imported into Vietnam as from September 2012.