On February 26th, the University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH) under VAST held the opening ceremony for the Aeronautical Laboratory at the university.
On January 8th, 2019, an open contract signing ceremony 2019 for components of the project on building the national specimen collection of Vietnamese nature took place at the Vietnam National Museum of Nature.
On April 12, 2019, the Hanoi University of Science and Technology (USTH) (Vietnam – France University), held a meeting of the university council for the 5th time. Participants included Professor and Academic Chau Van Minh, Party Central Committee member, President of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, and Chairman of the university council; Bertrand Lortholary, French Ambassador to Vietnam; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dinh Thi Mai Thanh, acting rector of USTH; the university council members; and representatives from ministries, universities and Vietnamese and French research institutes.
On December 21, 2018, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) organized a meeting “Reviewing the work in 2018 and carrying out the plan for 2019”, in order to assess all of its activities last year and implement the tasks assigned by the Party and State in 2019. Professor and Academic Chau Van Minh, member of the Party Central Committee (PCC), Secretary of the VAST Party Committee, and VAST President, chaired the meeting.
Together with the achievements in space research and the development of information technology, modern remote sensing technology has been formed and developed, bringing high efficiency for many socio-economic activities such as: basic surveys, exploitation and management of natural resources, environmental monitoring and protection, early detection and forecast of natural disasters for prevention and mitigation, territorial management, as well as applications in security and defense. Thus, remote sensing technology plays an important part in the sustainable development strategy of all countries.
During the visit to Vietnam by French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations and 5 years of strategic partnership between Vietnam and France, on November 2, 2018, the Governments of the two countries signed the Phase 2 Agreement on the development of USTH.
- Ceremony to award VAST medal to Prof. Dr. Marie-Georges Olivier
- Vietnam takes over Committee on Earth Observation Satellites 2019 Chairmanship
- Workshop on energy labeling and certification for LED lighting products
- Ceremony to transfer right to use GAINS-Vietnam model: Application in air quality management
- Strengthening cooperation with French partners in science, technology and education
- French Ambassador pays working visit to VAST