HANOI, March 13 (Xinhua) -- The first phase of an international exhibition Vietbuild Hanoi 2017 will take place in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi from March 15 to 19, drawing participation of 18 countries and regions, according to its organizer on Monday.
Specifically, a total of 469 exhibitors, with 243 domestic, 83 joint-venture and 143 foreign ones, from Britain, China, India, Japan, Germany, Malaysia, South Korea, Thailand, among others, will join the expo, reported local Bao Dau Tu (Vietnam Investment Review) online newspaper.
This is the first phase in a series of eight events of Vietbuild 2017 that will be held consecutively in Hanoi, southern Ho Chi Minh City, central Da Nang and southern Can Tho city.
The exhibition will showcase products on construction, consulting and architecture design, real estate, building materials, interior and exterior decoration.
Within the event's framework, there will be seminars on new products and high technologies for construction sector towards green and sustainable development.