A delegation from Argentina will pay a working visit to Vietnam from Feb. 18-22, to seek opportunities for cooperation in technology.

Headed by National Integration Secretary María del Carmen Alarcón , Argentina ’s delegation includes officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Science and Technology and leaders of the National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), as well as representatives from 15 organisations and businesses nationwide.

This is the first time CONICET has appointed a delegation to survey Asian markets with the participation of representatives of state administrative offices and private businesses. The delegation will also visit China and Singapore after leaving Vietnam .

Established in 1958 under the Ministry of Science and Technology, CONICET promotes and implements the scientific and technological activities of Argentina. /.