At a press conference to launch the website of the 11th World Technopolis Association (WTA) General Assembly (Photo: VNA)

Binh Duong (VNA) –
The southern province of Binh Duong has launched a portal providing official information on 11th World Technopolis Association (WTA) General Assembly & Hi-tech Fair and the 2018 Global Innovation Forum.

The launching ceremony was held by the provincial Department of Information and Communications on June 1 on the occasion of the 20th founding anniversary of the WTA.

The international event aims to share experience in developing sustainable urban areas and managing scientific cities in the world, according to Director of the department Lai Xuan Thanh.

The WTA will announce new ideas to help Binh Duong develop smart cities, he added.

The information at the portal http://binhduong.wtanet.org is available in Vietnamese and English.

Particularly, individuals, organisations and reporters are able to register online to attend relevant events.

Readers could study the establishment and development of Binh Duong province and WTA via the portal.

At the launching ceremony, the Department of Information and Communications announced the decision of the provincial People’s Committee on the formation of an editing department for the portal.

As planned, the 11th meeting of the WTA General Assembly will take place at the Binh Duong Convention & Exhibition Centre from October 10-12 this year.-VNA