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Hanoi (VNA) –
The International Medical, Hospital and Pharmaceutical Exposition (Vietnam Medi-pharm Expo) will return to Hanoi on its 25th edition from December 6 – 8.

The expo will take place at the Hanoi International Centre for Exhibition (ICE) in the downtown of the capital city, featuring more than 280 booths run by 200 enterprises from 18 countries and territories.

It will be held by the Vietnam National Trade Fair and Advertising Company (Vinexad) in partnership with the Vietnam Pharmaceutical Companies Association (VNPCA).

On display will be laboratory and analysis equipment; medical equipment, instruments, machines and materials used in hospitals; medicines, food supplements, raw drug materials and pharmaceutical processing and packaging machines; and advanced technology and solutions in ophthalmology and dental practice.

According to Vinexad CEO Nguyen Khac Luan, this year the Busan Economic Promotion Agency from the RoK will introduce to health workers, medical service providers and businesses in the healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors in Vietnam the latest health care service model, proven to be effective in the RoK, alongside a variety of new medical products and equipment.

They will be displayed at a 500-sqm pavilion exclusively designed for the Busan Economic Promotion Agency, gathering over 50 Korean businesses. About 5,000 visitors are expected to come to the pavilion during the 3-day event.

Qatar’s pavilion will be another highlight of the event as the country will exhibit its best beauty products and services.

Last year, the Vietnam Medi-pharm Expo brought together 158 exhibitors from across the world with 200 booths, of which 82 run by domestic firms. It attracted more than 11,200 visitors, including around 8,500 trade visitors. –VNA