Biotech Updates

Vietnam, Cuba Enhance Science, Agriculture Cooperation

April 15, 2011

Vietnam and Cuba plan to further scientific and technological cooperation for mutual advancement in agriculture. Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Nguyen Van Lang, and Head of the Managing Board of Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park visited Cuban Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Environment Lina Rodriguez in Havana for the series of talks.

The partnership plans to enhance agricultural productivity through the development of science and technology parks, technical cooperation in agricultural research, farming of industrial crops with high economic values, such as cashews, tea, coffee and cacao, and partnership in producing new plant varieties.

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