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Netherlands

Netherlands helps to improve water supply capacity in Mekong Delta

Business

Netherlands helps to improve water supply capacity in Mekong Delta

Representatives of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and the Netherlands’ Vitens Evides International (VEI) company held a discussion on the WaterWorX project, which aims to orient the water supply to be adaptable to the effects of climate change in the southwest of Mekong River Delta, funded by the company and the Dutch Government.

Dutch Cultural Festival opens in Can Tho

Culture - Sports

Dutch Cultural Festival opens in Can Tho

The Embassy of the Netherlands in Vietnam and the People’s Committee of Can Tho city on November 10 opened the Dutch Cultural Festival with a wide range of activities held to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Netherlands diplomatic relations.

HCM City welcomes Dutch water businesses

Business

HCM City welcomes Dutch water businesses

Ho Chi Minh City welcomes Dutch businesses, especially those in water management which is of the Netherlands’ strength, stated Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee while meeting Henk Ovink, Dutch Special Envoy for International Water Affairs on November 6.

Law proposes higher teacher standard

Society

Law proposes higher teacher standard

More than 107,000 pre-school teachers, accounting for nearly 34 percent of pre-school teachers nationwide, will be considered below standard and need to receive more training if the amended Law on Education takes effect in 2019.