​23 Vietnamese get certificate of equivalence of German sewerage engineering

They include six vocational teachers and 17 in-company trainers of local wastewater firms

By Tuoi Tre News 

November 25, 2017, 12:55 GMT+7

​23 Vietnamese get certificate of equivalence of German sewerage engineering

Twenty-three Vietnamese nationals, including vocational teachers and in-company trainers, were awarded the “Certificate of Equivalence” to the German standard of sewerage engineering technicians at an event in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday.

The certificate recipients are six teaching staff of the College of Technology II (HVCT) in District 9, Ho Chi Minh City and 17 in-company trainers of wastewater companies in southern Vietnam. The companies are based in Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho, Binh Duong, Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Dong Nai and Khanh Hoa.

These 23 individuals have attended a training program to meet the German standards of sewerage engineering technicians from 2014 to 2017, the German development agency GIZ said in a press release on Saturday.

The intensive further training was conducted by German experts from the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Dresden (IHK Dresden), the Dresden Sewage Company (SEED Dresden) and the Pirna Vocational Training Centre of Technology and Economy.
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Work starts on $524mn environmental sanitation project in Saigon

TUOI TRE NEWS

Updated : 02/25/2017 15:00 GMT + 7

The Ho Chi Minh City administration on Friday kick-started the second stage of a World Bank-sponsored project aimed to improve the city’s environmental sanitation in District 2.

The Second Ho Chi Minh City Environmental Sanitation Project is intended to improve wastewater services in a sustainable manner in selected areas of Ho Chi Minh City and increase awareness on sanitation, according to the World Bank.

The key component of the project is the construction of a large interceptor that will convey the wastewater, currently discharged on the east side of the Saigon River without treatment, to the wastewater treatment plant that will be constructed under the project. Tiếp tục đọc “Work starts on $524mn environmental sanitation project in Saigon”