Water industry needs smart tech Sci-Tech

Water industry needs smart tech

Vietnam needs to work on implementing modern IT systems and high quality workforce training in the water supply and drainage industries in preparation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, experts said at a conference in HCM City on November 8.
Agricultural sector takes actions against drought Society

Agricultural sector takes actions against drought

The people’s committees of provinces and cities across the country have been ordered to outline plans to fight drought and saline intrusion in the context of low water levels in many reservoirs, making it hard to provide sufficient water for agriculture production during the dry season 2018-2019.

Can Tho works to better water supply capacity

The Mekong Delta City of Can Tho is implementing a number of water supply projects in a bid to raise total water supply capacity to 491,606 cu.m a day by 2020 in accordance with the Government’s approved plan in the 2015-2020 period.

January business shutdowns up 23 percent

Nearly 11,000 businesses were dissolved or suspended their operations in January, reflecting a 23 percent increase from a year ago, according to the General Statistics Office.

Paradox in FDI attraction in processing

Contrary to initial expectations, an overwhelming number of FDI projects in the processing sector did not create any remarkable changes in technology while increasing competitive pressure on domestic businesses.

FDI disbursement rises in 11 months

Disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first 11 months of this year increased by 9.9 percent over to the same period last year to reach 9.95 billion USD.