The first images taken by Vietnamese satellite MicroDragon were sent to a land station in Japan on January 23 morning (Vietnam time), according to the Vietnam National Space Centre (VNSC) under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.
MicroDragon, a Vietnamese-made satellite to be used for observing the nation’s long coast, will be launched on January 17.
Micro Dragon, a satellite made by Vietnamese engineers, is expected to be launched into space in late 2018, according to the Vietnam National Space Centre (VNSC) under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China launched a joint laboratory programme on April 12 in order to boost bilateral innovation cooperation.
The broadcasting of analogue terrestrial television will be ceased in several northern and southern localities before July 1.
The Agency for Survey and Mapping under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has launched a project on building a network of satellite-based global positioning stations in Vietnam.
Japanese firms NEC Corp. and Mitsubishi Electric Corp. have reached an agreement to research and develop an ASNARO-2 satellite for Vietnam.
Vietnam has made remarkable achievements in the field of space technology, bringing practical benefits to the country’s socio-economic development.
The Government has set the goal to enhance the role the aerospace technology sector plays in the country’s general development.
State-owned Vietnam Television (VTV) may divest from K+ paid TV following continuous losses at the satellite TV service.
A 50kg satellite, measuring 50x50x50cm, will be launched into space by Vietnam in 2018.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) launched a long-range rocket carrying what it called a satellite, drawing renewed international condemnation just weeks after it carried out a nuclear bomb test.
It was 10am at the HCM City Oncology Hospital in Binh Thanh District. Tran Van Ly, a 53 year-old who had travelled from nearby Binh Duong Province, was waiting for his turn to take a hematology test.
The vessel monitoring system (VMS), each worth US$6,280, has been installed on 270 fishing boats in the southern province of Ba Ria- Vung Tau as part of the French-funded Movimar surveillance project, implemented since 2013.
A French-funded project has helped the Mekong Delta province Tien Giang install devices using satellite technology on 83 local deep sea fishing boats, Nguyen Trong Tuy, head of the province’s Division of Fisheries and Aquaculture, said.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked relevant ministries and agencies and Hanoi authorities to seek every possible way to remove difficulties for the projects on building the Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park and the Hanoi National University.
Vietnam’s first remote sensing satellite, VNREDSat-1, has captured 3,661 images since it came under the country’s control on September 4, 2013.
(VOV) - The Vietnam National Satellite Centre (VNSC) has sent 11 staff to full-time Masters courses on aerospace at 5 leading Japanese universities.
(VOV) -The Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) will support the installation of a Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) at Bach Mai Hospital and its two satellite hospitals.
(VOV) -The Japanese cargo space craft Konotori no.4 carrying a super-small Vietnamese satellite to the International Space Station (ISS) will be launched into orbit on August 4.