09:51 | 13/08/2015 Science - Technology
300 scientists from around the world convened in Da Nang for a scientific conference on nuclear technology that began early this month.
A nuclear power plant. (Photo: AP)
Addressing the event, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Tran Viet Thanh said Vietnam is very interested in science and technology, particularly nuclear technology. Thanh said Vietnam plans to train a pool of experts to carry out technology transfers and develop technology in radiation, radiation safety, and nuclear energy.
The three-day conference reviewed research results and the application of nuclear technology in Vietnam from 2013-2015 and outlined goals for 2015-2017./.