(VOV) - An international exhibition on Vietnam Communications/ Vietnam Internet & IT/ Vietnam Electronics opened at the Vietnam Exhibition and Fair Centre in Hanoi on November 16.
Participation in the event included Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Bac Son, and domestic and foreign leaders of businesses in the IT and telecommunications fields.
At the opening ceremony, Minister Son emphasized that the IT and telecommunications industries have strongly grown in recent years, making a great contribution to national socio-economic development.
The Vietnamese Government has always created favourable conditions for domestic and foreign businesses and organizations to invest in infrastructure and develop IT and telecommunications services in Vietnam, he noted.
The Minister also confirmed that the event is of great significance to Vietnam’s IT and telecommunications industries, helping businesses grasp market information and find out about new global technology solutions.
The exhibition has attracted more than 140 businesses from 15 countries and territories over the world. On display are the latest products and solutions for electronic, telecommunications and IT development demand. All can be applied in such fields as e-government, finance and banking, hotel management, education and training, and health care.
On November 16-17, IT experts will have discussions sharing the latest trends in developing telecommunications and IT in Vietnam.
The annual event is organized by the Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group (VNPT) in co-ordination with the Vietnam Association for Information Processing (VAIP) and Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd.
As one of several activities during VNPT’s nationwide IT week , the exhibition will last until November 19.