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Vietnam’s satellite sends back first photos

Vietnam’s satellite sends back first photos

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.

Micro Dragon satellite to enter space in late 2018

Micro Dragon satellite to enter space in late 2018

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.

DPRK rocket puts object into space

DPRK rocket puts object into space

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.

Hospitals use satellite offices to handle overload

Hospitals use satellite offices to handle overload

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.

Tien Giang fishing boats equipped with satellite devices

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.

PM urges removing difficulties for Hoa Lac hi-tech park

PM urges removing difficulties for Hoa Lac hi-tech park

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.