HCMC to sign cooperation program with Ministry of Science and Technology - HCMC to sign cooperation program with Ministry of Science and Technology - Website Ho Chi Minh City
On April 21, Ministry of Science and Technology & HCMC People’s Committee signed a cooperative agreement on science and technology. Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh and Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong attended the signing ceremony.
As part of the agreement, both sides will carry out some specific contents: building regulations on providing guidance, issuing pilot policies on timely removing difficulties, promoting scientific and technological development, strengthening creativity and development; building cooperation program on developing scientific and technological potential between Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park and Saigon Hi-tech Park in terms of training human resource, building business incubation garden, promoting technology transfer to uphold both sides’ strengthens.
Accordingly, both sides will study and propose investment mechanisms and solutions to upgrade HCMC Technology Transaction Floor to national level; turning Information Center of Science and Technology under HCMC Department of Science and Technology into Southern Information Center of Science and Technology. Chairman Phong emphasized that the signing will create a new impetus, unlock potential and effectively exploit every resource for the city to pursue fast and sustainable development.