Global report: South Korea trials QR codes for Covid-19 tracing

02/06/2020 17:09

South Korea is testing a new QR code tracing system to track visitors at entertainment venues, restaurants and churches as it battles to contain persistent clusters of infection. It comes as Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, called for people to “live with the virus”.

Vietnamese webinar solution of CoMeet launched

02/06/2020 14:42

PSNews - The Ministry of Information and Communications recently held a launching ceremony of a webinar solution provided by CoMeet. Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Thanh Hung attented the event.

World's oldest bug discovered in Scotland, says new study

01/06/2020 16:49

Scientists say that the findings of their study suggest that bugs, as well as plants, have evolved much more quickly than they previously thought, going from small communities to complex ecosystems in tens of million years, a short time span when it comes to evolution.

New insects discovered in Vietnam

29/05/2020 23:04

Cooperation between Vietnamese, Japanese, and Belgian entomologists has discovered a number of new insects in Vietnam, a representative from the Vietnam National Museum of Nature (VNMN) announced on May 27.

Scene reflection solution of IOC honored

26/05/2020 10:24

PSNews - Recently, the Thua Thien Hue Provincial People's Committee announced that the service of “Scene reflection solution” of the Smart City Monitoring and Control Center of Thua Thien Hue province (IOC) has just been awarded the “Sao Khue 2020” title in the field of Digital Transformation Services.

Female scientists honoured with Kovalevskaia Award

20/05/2020 23:08

Female scientists who have successfully isolated the new strain of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, making Vietnam one of the first four countries to successfully isolate this virus, have received the Kovalevskaia Award 2019.

First lotus fiber extracting machine invented

14/05/2020 09:42

PSNews - It takes an artisan nearly two months to make a scarf from lotus silk. This is a hard job, especially when taking silk from thousands of lotus stems is very sophisticated. With the aim of improving the productivity while preserving the traditional craft, a group of students from universities in Hanoi have built an automatic lotus machine.

Volcanic rocks found on Phu Quy island

06/05/2020 17:15

Experts from the Vietnam Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources have found a unique complex of sedimentary rocks that were formed from eruptive volcanoes 12 million years ago on Phu Quy island, off the coast of south central Binh Thuan province.

First online hackathon solves COVID-19 challenges

01/05/2020 21:02

The “Hack Co Vy 2020” online hackathon, the first of its kind in Vietnam, was held from April 24 to 26 with the aim of helping the country solve the challenges posed by COVID-19.