HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Nov. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 8th Vietwater and the 2nd RE & EE Vietnam 2016 Expo & Forum officially kicked off today at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center, Vietnam, attended by H.E. Mrs. Phan Thi My Linh, Vice Minister, Ministry of Construction; Mr. Cao Lai Quang, Chairman, Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association and Mr. M.Gandhi, Managing Director ASEAN Business, UBM Asia and over 400 participating companies from 38 countries and regions, together with thousands of associations, visitors and media representatives.
H.E.Mrs. Phan Thi My Linh addressed , "Water and Energy are two important sectors, having direct effect on the development of the economy and community, social security and environment of the country. Especially, in the context of climate change and rising sea levels which are causing negative impact to all countries in the world.The issue of water and energy becomes more imperative due to its huge impact on country's safety and security. Hence, Vietnam Government has put much effort to improve water resources, develop the renewable energy industry as well as increase and attract more investment in these two sectors" The event gathers 13 international pavilions to showcase cutting-edge technologies, innovations and solutions in water supply, sewerage, wastewater treatment, energy efficiency and new & renewable energy sectors. Mr. M.Gandhi emphasizes , "The exhibition is 30% larger compared to the last edition in 2015. This is clear indication of Vietnam's development progress and the confidence shown by international community towards Vietnam." Come and register onsite!