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PM inspects flood response in Ninh Binh

PM inspects flood response in Ninh Binh

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 12 made an inspection of the northern province of Ninh Binh for a check of local dykes as the locality suffered from serious deluge over the past few days.

Deputy PM asks for multi-reservoirs’ safety

Deputy PM asks for multi-reservoirs’ safety

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has ordered relevant agencies to conscientiously maintain the dyke system and supervise flood developments in the Hong (Red) River basin multi-reservoir operation.

Hanoi reports many violations of Dyke Law

Hanoi reports many violations of Dyke Law

As many as 13 contraventions of the Dyke Law have been reported in Hanoi so far this year, according to the municipal Department on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Central city to build new sea dyke

Central city to build new sea dyke

The central coastal city of Da Nang has approved a 2.1km sea dyke project in the Lien Chieu District with a total investment of 200 billion VND (nearly 9 million USD) in an effort to prevent coastal erosion due to rising sea level and climate change.

Government leaders inspect storm response

Government leaders inspect storm response

Government leaders scrutinised the preparations for storm Dianmu, the third of this year, in the northern and north central localities on August 19.

Prime Minister urges Thai Binh to boost technology

Prime Minister urges Thai Binh to boost technology

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Red River Delta province of Thai Binh to boost the application of technology in agriculture and pay atention to environmental protection alongside socio-economic development.

Sea dyke erosion worsens in Mekong Delta

Sea dyke erosion worsens in Mekong Delta

The impact of climate change and a rise in sea levels has accelerated the erosion of sea dykes in the Mekong Delta, with the southernmost province of Ca Mau being the most vulnerable.

US$6.7 million for upgrading Hanoi’s dyke system

US$6.7 million for upgrading Hanoi’s dyke system

The Hanoi People's Committee will spend more than VND141 billion (US$6.7 million) from its spare budget to upgrade dykes and irrigation systems in the city, said the municipal Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Natural disasters cause huge economic damage

Natural disasters cause huge economic damage

(VOV) -Economic losses caused by natural disasters in Vietnam during 2008-2012 accounted for 1.5% of the country’s GDP, up 0.5% compared to the figure reported in the 2003-2007 period.

Denmark helps Vietnam adapt to climate change

Denmark helps Vietnam adapt to climate change

(VOV) - The visiting Danish Minister for Climate, Energy and Building, Martin Lidegaard, inspected two Danish-funded climate change adaptation projects n the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre on November 9.