Deputy PM receives IAEA Deputy Director General Politics

Deputy PM receives IAEA Deputy Director General

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam spoke highly of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)’s role in promoting the application of atomic energy for peaceful purposes during a reception in Hanoi on April 5 for its Deputy General Director Najat Mokhtar.
Experts share experience in nuclear medicine Health

Experts share experience in nuclear medicine

Experts from Vietnam and 17 Asian-Pacific countries gathered in Hanoi on February 20 for a five-day conference to share experience in applying nuclear medicine in cancer diagnose and treatment.
Lack of nuclear specialists causes concern Sci-Tech

Lack of nuclear specialists causes concern

The lack of young experts in the nuclear energy sector is a great challenge to nuclear research and nuclear energy development in Vietnam, as heard a seminar on nuclear human resources on July 17.
National conference on nuclear technology opens Sci-Tech

National conference on nuclear technology opens

The 10th National Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology kicked off in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on August 15 to discuss orientations for the use of atomic energy for peaceful purposes in Vietnam.
Politics

Vietnam attends nuclear non-proliferation talks

Vietnam’s nuclear non-proliferation stance and its nuclear energy development for peaceful, socio-economic development purposes have drawn the attention of participants at an international workshop that opened in Jakarta, Indonesia, on June 6.
Society

Ministry rejects rumour on high radioactive level

The Ministry of Science and Technology rejected the news recently carried by several e-newspapers saying that radioactive cloud from Japan arrived in Vietnam with a high level of radiation that nears the level that can affect the people’s health.
Society

More attention to be paid to workers in nuclear industry

The nuclear power development programme from now until 2020 will need more than 1,000 highly trained staff, therefore more attention needs to be paid to developing the sector’s labour force, said Dr. Vuong Huu Tan, Director of the Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute.