The Vietnam International Hospital, Medical and Pharmaceutical Exhibition (Vietnam Medi-Pharm Expo 2014) will be held in Hanoi from May 14-17 with the participation of 350 businesses from 30 countries and territories.

The 21st exposition will introduce visitors the latest products and technologies in the healthcare sector of Vietnam and the world at large.

A wide range of products, such as medicines, health equipment and laboratory and pharmaceutical items will be put on show across 450 pavilions.

Organised in concurrence with the expo will be the seventh Vietnam International Hospital Exhibition (Vietnam Hospital 2014), the third Vietnam International Dental Exhibition (Vietnam Dental 2014) and the eighth China Exhibition on Pharmaceutical and Medical Equipment (China Medi-Pharm 2014).

The event will also include free medical check-ups and campaigns raising the public awareness of measures against HIV/AIDS as well as a meeting responding to the World Hypertension Day.-VNA