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Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin) and the Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (Jogmec) on May 29 agreed to enhance production capacity and safety.

Under the one-year project, training will be provided for engineers from Ha Long Coal Company and Ha Lam Coal joint Stock Company in exploitation technology and technical safety.

The two sides will also collaborate to hold conferences and offer technical guidance on mine and gas management, anchor drilling, examination and furnace maintenance.

At the signing ceremony, Vinacomin Deputy General Director Nguyen Hoang Trung said that the project is significant to advance coal mines and modernise exploitation techniques.

Vinacomin has collaborated with Jogmec in various programmes, which have brought practical benefits to the group, Trung added.-VNA