Rostechnadzor at the 5th International Exhibition on Nuclear Power in Hanoi, Vietnam
During October 25 to 27, 2012, a Rostechnadzor delegation headed by Valeri Bezzubtsev, Deputy Chairman, took part in the 5th International Exhibition on Nuclear Power in Hanoi, Vietnam. The leader of the Rostechnadzor delegation spoke at the seminar on nuclear power development after the Fukushima-Daiichi accident which was a part of the event. He informed on the current state and prospects of nuclear power in the Russian Federation, lessons learnt after the Fukushima-Daiichi accident and steps taken by the Russian Federation to improve safety of the domestic nuclear industry. In particular, Mr. Bezzubtsev noted, “Rostechnadzor is under the agreement with Vietnam's nuclear regulatory authority which is being implemented through our technical support organizations. We share our licensing and supervisory experience we have gained through the years of our existence, as well as the regulatory documents we have developed with our Vietnamese counterparts”.
The visit to Vietnam also included a working meeting with Vuong Huu Tan, Director General of the Vietnam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety where the parties agreed on the forthcoming actions within the inter-agency cooperation program.