Deputy head of the National Office of International Property of Vietnam Phan Ngan Son speaks at the final workshop (Source: qdnd.vn)

Hanoi (VNA) – Winners of the Vietnam invention competition 2018, held by the Ministry of Science and Technology under the support of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), and the Vietnam Television, will be honoured at a ceremony on April 25.

Speaking at the final workshop on the competition held in Hanoi on April 24, deputy head of the National Office of International Property of Vietnam Phan Ngan Son said that the competition aims to encourage the creation of innovative technologies and technical solutions that are highly applicable and contribute to socio-economic development.

Son stated that the competition has received attention from the community, offering a good opportunity for innovators to introduce their products and intensify cooperation to promote them abroad.

The ten most outstanding innovative solutions will be awarded at the April 25 ceremony, including the one in the environmental field, one in the pharmaceutical domain, one in the chemistry, three in the electronic field and four in the construction and irrigation aspects.-VNA