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Vietnam develops own earth observation satellite

Monday 22 October 2018 | 13:15 CET | News
Vietnam is developing its own earth observation satellite to manage natural resources and mitigate the impacts of climate change and natural disasters. The country was estimated to lose 1.5 percent of its GDP due to climate change. The project using earth observation satellites for climate change and natural calamities prevention and control will be jointly implemented by the Japanese government and Vietnam. The project is worth about VND 7 trillion (approximately USD 301 million).

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