HA NOI - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung urged the country to conduct more scientific research, apply more technology and invent more products to support socio-economic development. During a meeting with 63 inventors in Ha Noi yesterday, Dung said the Party and State attached importance to promoting scientific research and technological application, and encouraging people to invent more.
He also stressed its relevance to the socio-economic development of the country. The Party and State focused on education, training high-quality workers to contribute to science and technology.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and the inventors. - VNS Photo Duc Tam This would help improve living conditions, enhance production capacity and boost national defence, the leader stressed. Appropriate policies would be designed to bolster the effort, he said.
Minister of Science and Technology Nguyen Quan said his agency had worked to implement concrete activities to support nonprofessional inventors. Such activities help them learn how to form ideas, conduct studies, manufacture products and promote them.
Science and technology enterprises were established to develop manufacturing and business activities in the field, Quan said.