NA Chairwoman meets with outstanding intellectuals, scientists hinh anh 1At the meeting (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA)
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on November 1 met with 112 outstanding intellectuals and scientists who are in Hanoi for a ceremony to honour them.

The Chairwoman praised their achievements and contributions to the development of the country’s science and technology.

The Party and State highly value the role of intellectuals and scientists in making contributions to national development, the Chairwoman said, adding numerous policies on the development of science and technology and the contingent of intellectuals have been issued.

Over the past years, intellectuals and scientists as well as sciences have significantly contributed to national renewal and development, she said, adding that many scientific projects have been applied into production and the life.

According the NA Chairwoman, the achievements have contributed to the country’s changes, thus raising productivity, quality and competitiveness of Vietnamese products and improving people’s incomes. They have also contributed to building the Party and State’s policies and laws, and creating a foundation for accelerating the national industrialisation and modernisation.

She called on the intellectuals and scientists to continue promoting their achievements and making more contributions to the science and technology sector./.