Pyongyang, September 2 (KCNA) — The 8th National Exhibition of Inventions and New Technologies which had been open since July 22 closed. More than 5,000 items of at least 1,200 kinds of achievements in inventions and new technologies were presented to the exhibition in the forms of spot goods, model, video tape, chart and so on.
During the exhibition the work to disseminate and generalize valuable inventions and new technologies took place in various forms and ways and tens of thousands of working people from all walks of life visited it. And technological exchange and circulation of hundreds of new intellectual products were carried out.
At the closing ceremony Wednesday cups went to highly rated organizations and gold, silver and bronze medals to individuals and appropriate prizes were awarded.
Present at the ceremony were Choe Thae Bok, secretary of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, officials concerned, scientists, technicians, inventors and working people.
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