“In the context of science and technology, innovation of the Fourth Industrial Revolution has been exciting, investment in science and technology is very important. Without investing in science and technology, the country will not develop ”. This is a statement of Prof.Acad. Chau Van Minh, Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Party Committee, President of VAST at the meeting with Mr. Nguyen Chi Dung, Member of the Party Central Committee, Minister of Planning and Investment on Planning medium-term public investment 2021-2025 on August 14, 2020 at the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.
On August 28, 2020, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology solemnly held the Labor Medal Award Ceremony to the Department of International Cooperation and the Department of Inspection.
The Center for DNA Identification - Institute of Biotechnology under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology has just organized a ceremony to hand over the results of DNA assessment of unknown fallen soldiers’ remains in 2020 to the Department of National Devotees under the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs on Vietnam’s Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Day (July 27, 2020) and on the 1st anniversary of the center.
Implementing the directives of the Prime Minister, the Steering Committee for Disease Prevention and Control of COVID-19, Leaders of VAST, and Official Letter 10-CV/ĐTNVHL-VP on 16/3/2020 of the Executive Board of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology delegation on prevention and control of the disease COVID-19; in case of the complicated situation of COVID-19 epidemic in the country and in the world, grassroots branches under the Youth Union of the Institute have carried out many practical activities to join hands with agencies and localities in epidemic prevention and control.
On 7/7/2020, the emulation division of ministries, branches of Science – Culture – Society held a preliminary meeting for the first 6 months of 2020 with the participation of Mr. Pham Duc Toan – Deputy Head of the Emulation Department – Commendation Central; Mr. Do Thanh Hai – Deputy Director of Department II, Center Emulation and Reward Department; Mr. Tran Tuan Anh – Vice President of VAST – Head of Division; Mr. Pham Cong Tac – Deputy Minister of Vietnam Science and Technology and Permanent Deputy Head of Division; Mr. Vu Hai Quan – Vice President of Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City – Deputy Head of Unit and Representative leaders of 14 member units including: Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology; Ministry of Science and Technology; Ho Chi Minh City National University; Foreign Office; Ministry of Education and Training; Ministry of Health; Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs; Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Vietnam Social Insurance; Hanoi National University; Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences; Vietnam Television; Voice of Vietnam and Vietnam News Agency.
On 19/06/2020, the Vietnam Physics Association together with the Vietnam Space Center, the Institute for Scientific Information and the Institute of Physics, VAST, organized a Knowledge Dissemination Workshop on science and technology with the theme: Cosmology and extrasolar planets.
- Congratulations on Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day (21/06/1925 – 21/06/2020)
- VAST supports COVID-19 pandemic prevention
- Prime Minister appointed Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chu Hoang Ha VAST Vice President
- The exhibition of products, achievements in science and technology, research and application activities of the Center for Informatics and Computing
- Strengthen Science and Technology cooperation between VAST and Thua Thien Hua Provincial People’s Committee
- VAST presented chemical supplies and hand-washing gel production process to the Ministry of Science and Technology of Laos