On October 27, 2023, GCL (Hanoi) and GCN (HCM) attended the 2023 Accreditation Conference of the Bureau of Accreditation (BoA) in Hanoi
BoA is a unit under the Directorate for Standards - Metrology - Quality (STAMEQ), carrying out accreditation activities for laboratories, calibration laboratories, medical laboratories, biosafety laboratories, and other organizations. certification bodies, inspection organizations and other conformity assessment organizations.
Furthermore, the Conference had the participation of Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Nguyen Hoang Giang; Leaders of a number of Departments, Institutes and Centers of the Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality; Leaders of the Institute of Food Safety and Hygiene of the Ministry of Health, media agencies, reporters of the Ministry of Science and Technology, leaders of units that are customers of BoA, representatives of leaders of relevant organizations and units.
Up to now, BoA has evaluated and recognized the capacity of 1,868 conformity assessment organizations and spread across 63 provinces and cities across the country, of which Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh are the two provinces with many of the most recognized organizations in the country.