Diện mạo mới cho Tháp nước Hàng Đậu trong dịp lễ hội Việt Nam – Hà Lan

Nhân dịp Việt Nam và Hà Lan cùng kỷ niệm những ngày lễ lớn trong tháng 4 là ngày Giỗ tổ Hùng Vương 10/3 Âm lịch (16/4 Dương lịch) và ngày Nhà vua, Quốc khánh Hà Lan 27/4, Đại sứ quán Vương quốc Hà Lan tại Việt Nam phối hợp cùng UBND TP. Hà Nội[…]

Colorful innovation for Hanoi’s Hang Dau water tower to celebrate Vietnam – Netherlands festive days

27 April is the national day of the Netherlands: King’s Day. Vietnam celebrates Hung King’s Day on 16 April this year. To give special attention to these festivities the Netherlands Embassy works in collaboration with Hanoi People’s Committee and Philips Lighting to turn the Hang Dau water tower into a beacon of light. From 16[…]

Smart City Summit Binh Duong discusses smart city development

Smart City Summit Binh Duong on 28 March 2016 convened government, companies and universities to discuss on building cities of the future in Vietnam with knowledge and experience from the Netherlands. Hosted by Consulate General of the Netherlands in Ho Chi Minh, together with the Binh Duong province, Becamex Corporation and Brainport/Eindhoven, the event aimed at showcase the[…]

Phát minh Hà Lan: “Tháp lọc không khí” đầu tiên trên thế giới

Có điểm gì chung giữa các thành phố như Bắc Kinh, Los Angeles và New Delhi? Đó chính là vấn đề ô nhiễm không khí trầm trọng. Không khí sạch hiện là một mặt hàng cực kỳ quý giá. Một nghiên cứu gần đây đã chỉ ra rằng có hơn 3 triệu người chết vì[…]

Dutch Micro-Vegetable Pioneer Rob Baan: Solution against Cancer

The unpretentious Dutchman Rob Baan is the planet’s greatest micro-vegetable innovator who believes his creations could help the developing world avoid heart disease and cancer. Since Baan’s acquisition of the Koppert Cress company in 2002, the company has been the catalyst for many food trends over the years, including micro herbs and pea shoots. The company has[…]

Uruguay makes dramatic shift to nearly 95% electricity from clean energy

                  In less than 10 years, Uruguay has slashed its carbon footprint and lowered electricity costs, without government subsidies. Renewables provide 94.5% of the country’s electricity, prices are lower than in the past relative to inflation. There are also fewer power cuts because a diverse energy mix means[…]

VCCI and Embassy of the Netherlands join hands to build greener future

        Recently, Ambassador Nienke Trooster paid a visit to Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and had a meeting with VCCI deputy Secretary General, Nguyen Quang Vinh, introducing to him the Tomorrow is Green (TiG) concept. The VCCI representative complimented on the initiative and both sides agreed that the private sector has a strategic role[…]