AONIA Private Limited

For Immediate Release

Press Release   •   Nov 01, 2010 16:04 SGT

Ho Chi Minh City, 1 November 2010 – Dutch advanced water technology company PWN Technologies and Vietnamese water-treatment company HOWACO have established PERNAM, a new advanced water treatment venture to serve the Vietnamese market.

The joint venture will make its debut at VietWater 2010, the largest trade fair for the growing water and waste-water industry in Vietnam. The fair, held at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre (SECC) and lasting from 10 -12 November 2010, will bring together 5000 industry professionals and over 200 exhibitors from around the world.

The PERNAM Booth (booth A11, located near the entrance of the SECC) will showcase the latest water treatment technologies the joint venture will be developing in Vietnam.

There will also be a multimedia  presentation (English and Vietnamese) regarding the development plans for PERNAM in Vietnam, with details as follow:

Green Solutions for Efficient Water Supply Process : The Perfector Series

10 November 2010 (Wednesday), 10.05 am  - 10.40 am.

Location: Meeting room 3 (3rd floor)

Speakers:
Mr. Leo Commandeur - Director International Projects, PWN Technologies
Mr. Ngo Xuan Truong - Managing Director, HOWACO

About PWN Technologies BV

PWN Technologies, located in the Netherlands, provides advanced solutions to the water supply market worldwide. PWN offers a wide variety of solutions that are proven, validated and implemented in day-to-day operations. PWN Technologies is a subsidiary of PWN Water Supply Company North Holland. All revenues of PWN Technologies are invested in R&D programmes. This enables PWN Technologies to enhance its position as a leading solutions provider, solving the world’s problems on water treatment.

With more than 90 years experience in developing innovative, validated, proven water treatment technologies, PWN Technologies provides the water supply market with solutions for drinking water challenges.  These solutions include improved ion exchange pre-treatment systems, ceramic membrane filtrations, integrated water treatment systems and very-low cost, easy-to-install and very-easy-to-maintain packaged treatment systems.

About HOWACO Vietnam

HOWACO has been active for years in the south of Vietnam and is familiar with the Perfector-R and Perfector-P designs of PWN Technologies. HOWACO recently signed a license agreement with PWNT for the marketing of Perfector-P as sole representative of PWNT in Vietnam.

About AONIA

AONIA is an integrated marketing company based in Singapore. It was created with a vision to excel as a Best Practices Integrated Marketing with access to talents, resources and affiliates worldwide, and a goal to contribute to the Environment, Society and Charity. We have creatively and effectively designed and delivered a suite of integrated marketing services to a wide range of clients, from FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) companies to government agencies to non-profit organizations. One of our clients was The West Medical Group.

The West Medical Group is one of America's premier centers for oncology, hematology, radiology, and other advanced medical care dedicated to leaving 'No Stone Unturned' in ensuring patient recovery. In 2008, it established the Singapore Cancer centre at the Camden Medical Centre. Having a relatively new presence in Singapore, it required strong Media Relations capabilities to ensure effective outreach to its target audience.

AONIA planned and implemented a Public Relations campaign that attained over SGD 400,000 of PR value over a 3- month period. AONIA also worked closely with its management to create a series of Public Forums focused on the prevention and treatment of Cancer recorded and posted on its website for further audience outreach. As part of the West Medical Group's community outreach efforts, AONIA also arranged for a cheque of Ten Thousand Singapore Dollars to be presented to the Breast Cancer Foundation.

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