VN partners with India in biotechnology 13:57 | 28/02/2013
VGP – Viet Nam defines India as a strategic partner in its international biotechnology research and development cooperation, which is considered crucial to green industry and sustainable development, said Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh.
Reporters vote on top ten ICT events in 2012 18:30 | 28/12/2012

VGP - The ICT Press Club has voted on the 10 most outstanding events in the field of information-communication technology (ICT) in 2012, with the Prime Minister’s approval of the national telecom development master plan until 2020 topping the list.  

Defense Ministry launches official portal 17:06 | 12/12/2012

VGP – The Ministry of National Defense (MND) on December 12 officially launched its electrical portal at the address http://www.mod.gov.vn.  

15-year access to Internet and path-opening tool 16:31 | 01/12/2012

VGP – The number of Internet users in Viet Nam increased from 200,000 in 2000 to 32.4 million in the first quarter of 2012, ranking 18 among 20 countries with highest Internet access.

VN wins ASEAN ICT Awards 2012 16:31 | 19/11/2012
VGP – Viet Nam has become one of three champions, together with Singapore and Malaysia, of the ASEAN ICT Awards 2012, which was held in the Philippines.
Young science and technology talents honored 16:30 | 10/11/2012

VGP – Some 141 young science and technology talents were honored in a ceremony held by the Central Committee of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Ministry of Science and Technology in Ha Noi on November 10.

New orientations for science and technology development 17:30 | 07/11/2012

VGP – Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has signed Resolution 20-NQ/TW which figures out key orientations, targets, tasks and solutions for science and technology development until 2020, vision to 2030.

KOICA helps train IT engineers 18:55 | 30/10/2012

VGP - On October 30, a representative of the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) office in Viet Nam handed over modern IT equipment worth almost 30,000 USD to Hue’s Industrial College (HICOL).

Viet Nam begins Space Center construction 18:33 | 19/09/2012

VGP – A ground-breaking ceremony for Viet Nam’s first Space Center was held in the Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park in Ha Noi on September 19. Once completed in 2020, the center would be the most modern one of its kind in Southeast Asia, marking a turning-point in the space science of Viet Nam.

VN to collect music download fees 17:57 | 11/09/2012
VGP – Five online music websites have reached an agreement to charge VND 1,000 (US ¢5) from netizens for downloading music since November 1, 2012, a move seen as part of an effort to diminish online copyright violations in music in Viet Nam.