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Vietnam's Mekong Delta residents worry about saline intrusion in dry seasonicon

Vietnam's Mekong Delta residents worry about saline intrusion in dry season

It is now the flood season in the Mekong Delta, but people there have already begun to worry about saline intrusion in the upcoming dry season.

 
Five killed in northern torrential rain, one missingicon

Five killed in northern torrential rain, one missing

SOCIETY
12/09/2019

Two days of heavy rain in north Vietnam has left five people dead, five more injured, and one person missing.

Disaster Risks Prevention Fund criticised as ineffectiveicon

Disaster Risks Prevention Fund criticised as ineffective

SOCIETY
20/08/2019

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) has pointed out shortcomings in the operation of the Disaster Risks Prevention Fund.

Mekong water’s record low level threatens downstream countriesicon

Mekong water’s record low level threatens downstream countries

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
13/08/2019

The Mekong River Commission last month said the Mekong water levels during this early flood season from June to July are at historical low, wreaking havoc on hundreds of millions of inhabitants in downstream countries.

Family of three buried under landslides in Dak Nong provinceicon

Family of three buried under landslides in Dak Nong province

SOCIETY
09/08/2019

All three members in a family were buried in their home due to landslide in Dak Sin commune, Dak R’lap district of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong on August 7 night.

Ca Mau continues struggling with dyke erosionicon

Ca Mau continues struggling with dyke erosion

SOCIETY
06/08/2019

A section of a sea dyke in the southernmost province of Ca Mau’s western coast has been eroded due to high flood tides.

Rescuers approach isolated villages of Thanh Hoaicon

Rescuers approach isolated villages of Thanh Hoa

SOCIETY
04/08/2019

Rescuers today managed to reach Sa Na village in Na Meo commune in Quan Son district of Thanh Hoa province, which was isolated by floodwater from August 3 due to impacts of Wipha, the third storm hitting the country this year.

An Giang province declares emergency state of erosionicon

An Giang province declares emergency state of erosion

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
03/08/2019

The People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang has declared a state of emergency due to land erosion along the Ong Chuong River in Cho Moi district.

Landslide kills two, injures three in Ha Giangicon

Landslide kills two, injures three in Ha Giang

SOCIETY
30/07/2019

Two people were killed and three others were injured in a landslide, triggered by torrential rains between Sunday and Monday, in Hoang Su Phi District, the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.

Landslides in the Mekong Delta causing serious erosionicon

Landslides in the Mekong Delta causing serious erosion

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
15/07/2019

Landslides have become a regular occurrence in the Mekong Delta.

Vietnamese people join hands to save Mekong Rivericon

Vietnamese people join hands to save Mekong River

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
27/06/2019

Individuals, organizations and businesses are spending money, effort and time to clean up the Mekong River.

Mekong Delta sinking sparks concernicon

Mekong Delta sinking sparks concern

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
19/06/2019

Excessive groundwater exploitation is one of the main causes of land subsidence in the Mekong Delta region, the local media reported, citing sources at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Will the Mekong Delta sink by 2100?icon

Will the Mekong Delta sink by 2100?

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
16/06/2019

The Mekong Delta loses 300 hectares of land each year because of river and coastline erosion, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Erosion-prevention measures urgently needed in Mekong Deltaicon

Erosion-prevention measures urgently needed in Mekong Delta

SOCIETY
12/04/2019

The Mekong Delta needs sustainable measures and sufficient financial resources to mitigate serious erosion along rivers and coastal areas, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan, has said.