Government issues action programme for bio-tech development, application
Accordingly, a series of tasks have been set out for ministers, heads of government agencies, and People’s Committee chairpersons of centrally run localities.
|The government on November 16 issued a resolution on its action program to implement Politburo’s Resolution 36, dated January 30, 2023, on biotech development and application serving the national sustainable growth in the new context.
These include raising a common awareness on the matter among public officials, personnel, workers, and people in general, with the biotech development and application considered a priority mission and solution in the socio-economic development plans of ministries, sectors, and localities involved.
Related laws, mechanisms, and policies ought to be built and completed, creating favorable conditions for businesses, organizations, and individuals to partake in biotech research and for breakthroughs and suitable applications to be made.
It is also necessary to develop and make bio-technology part of life and a key economic-technical sector serving national protection and construction.
The action program also covers building a capable workforce, increasing investment in infrastructure, supporting firms’ access to new technologies and intellectual property patents, branding and product commercialization, and international cooperation, among many other tasks.