As many as 350 businesses from 30 countries and territories are taking part in a major medical exhibition that opened in Hanoi on May 14.

The 21st Vietnam International Hospital, Medical and Pharmaceutical Exhibition (Vietnam Medi-Pharm Expo 2014) offers a good chance for participants to introduce their products such as medicine, health equipment and laboratory items at 450 pavilions.

It also features latest advanced technology of the global medicine, which enables businesses to increase sharing experience and expand cooperation for the development of pharmaceutical markets.

Free medical check-ups and campaigns raising the public awareness of HIV/AIDS prevention as well as a meeting responding to the World Hypertension Day also form part of the three-day event.-VNA