​At the opening ceremony (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – The International Fire Safety & Rescue and Security Technology and Equipment Exhibition 2016 kicked off in Hanoi on September 21.

Politburo member and Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh attended the event which shapes part of activities to mark the 55th anniversary of Fire Police Forces’ traditional day (October 1961) and 15th anniversary of Fire Prevention Day (October, 2001).

The expo features 450 booths showcasing fire rescue and prevention equipment and security products of leading manufacturers and suppliers from 18 countries and territories.

It also introduces advanced technologies on fire fighting and prevention and solutions on environmental hygiene and industrial safety.

The event offers an excellent opportunity for domestic and foreign businesses to share experience and study investment in fire safety industry in Vietnam .

Jointly held by the Vietnam Fire & Rescue Police Department, Vietnam Advertisement & Fair Exhibition JSC – VIETFAIR and Messe Frankurt New Era Business Media Ltd, the exhibition will run until September 24.-VNA