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Hanoi (VNA) - An international exhibition on water supply and sewerage (Vietwater 2018) will be organised from November 7 to 9 at the Sai Gon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City.

The information was officially announced at a press conference held in Hanoi on October 24 by the Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association (VWSA).

More than 500 organisations will join the exhibition this year, which is expected to welcome more than 15,000 visitors including leading experts in the field.

Of all the more than 500 organisations, 13 are international ones from the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Germany, Singapore, China, Japan and Australia.

Visitors to the event are able to attend technical seminars and conferences and network with leading players in the market.

Speaking at the press conference, Cao Lai Quang, Chairman of the VWSA, said that one new feature of the Vietwater 2018 is that it will introduce new waste treatment technology, with the hope of bringing to customers more high-tech equipment from other countries.

The exhibition will help improve international cooperation and exchange experiences in the field with countries which have modern and advanced technology, he added.

Vietwater is an annual exhibition on water supply and sewerage which has been organised for the past 10 years.

Vietwater 2017 welcomed more than 14,000 visitors and over 250 enterprises in the water supply sector. - VNA