20/11/2015 14:52 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Dong Thap, Dutch Emmen city partner in education, floriculture

Dong Thap, November 20 (VNA) – The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap and the Dutch city of Emmen signed memoranda of understanding on cooperation during a visit by the Emmen delegation to the locality on November 19.

The Dutch business and university delegation was led by Mayor Cees Biij.

Under a five-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) on education cooperation signed between Dong Thap University and Stenden University of Applied Sciences, both sides will share teaching experience; discuss the exchanges of students, training courses and materials; scientific research and publications, building curricula and short-term courses.

In another MoU, Emmen city will help turn Sa Dec city into a flower city by providing all possible technical and technological support, and linking up with flower cultivation firms to extend markets.

Earlier, the delegation also signed a number of memoranda of understanding with Ho Chi Minh City and the southern province of Binh Duong to foster ties.