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Bad weather delays Vietnam’s satellite launch by one day

Sci-Tech

Bad weather delays Vietnam’s satellite launch by one day

The made-in-Vietnam earth observation satellite MicroDragon will be launched into orbit by an Epsilon-4 rocket from the Uchinoura Space Centre in Japan’s Kagoshima Prefecture at 7:50am on January 18 (Hanoi time), one day later than scheduled due to unfavourable weather.

Vietnam’s mobile testing app raises 3 million USD

Sci-Tech

Vietnam’s mobile testing app raises 3 million USD

Kobiton, a mobile testing platform developed by Vietnamese engineers, has successfully raised 3 million USD in seed funding from three US companies, venture capital investor Kinetic Ventures, technology company KMS Technology and venture fund Service Provider Capital.

Discovery Channel documentary to shoot in Vietnam

Culture - Sports

Discovery Channel documentary to shoot in Vietnam

The story of Vietnamese engineers and technicians joining hands to change lives in a remote area of Africa has inspired Discovery Channel filmmakers to make a documentary featuring the hard work of the Vietnamese team and showing the impact they had on local people.

Japanese-funded transport projects answer Vietnam’s growth demand

Business

Japanese-funded transport projects answer Vietnam’s growth demand

Many key transportation projects in Vietnam using Japan’s official development assistance (ODA) have been put into action over the past 45 years since the two countries established their diplomatic ties. The projects have helped complete local infrastructure demand, serving the country’s rapid growth.