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Flood and drought remain key challenges for Mekong region: Report

Flood and drought remain key challenges for Mekong region: Report

Extreme low flows and extensive flooding of different communities along the Mekong River last year and an increasing number of droughts that have occurred in many parts of the region in recent years are among the signs that the Mekong region is facing increasing risks from extreme weather events and developments, says a new report by the Mekong River Commission (MRC).

Deputy PM Minh attends 12th LMI Ministerial Meeting in Bangkok

Deputy PM Minh attends 12th LMI Ministerial Meeting in Bangkok

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attended the 12th Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) Ministerial Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 1, on the fringes of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-52).

Conference discusses potential impact of Laos’ Pak Lay hydropower project

Conference discusses potential impact of Laos’ Pak Lay hydropower project

Representatives of Mekong Delta localities, central departments, and agencies, as well as scientists gathered at a conference in the city of Can Tho on January 15 to discuss the potential impacts of the Pak Lay hydropower project in Laos, especially to Vietnam’s Mekong Delta region.

MRC official hails Vietnam’s contributions

MRC official hails Vietnam’s contributions

CEO of the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Secretariat Pham Tuan Phan has appreciated Vietnam’s contributions to and cooperation with the commission while being received by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Hanoi on September 13.

Vietnamese Deputy PM lauds Lower Mekong Initiative

Vietnamese Deputy PM lauds Lower Mekong Initiative

VOV.VN -Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted the Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) as one of the leading sub-regional mechanisms that facilitate sustainable and inclusive development.

PM Phuc meets OVs in Cambodia

PM Phuc meets OVs in Cambodia

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Vietnamese representative offices, businesspeople, and businesses in Cambodia to stand side by side with Vietnamese people in Cambodia.

PM Phuc meets Cambodian, Lao counterparts ahead of MRC Summit

PM Phuc meets Cambodian, Lao counterparts ahead of MRC Summit

VOV.VN -On April 4, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with his Cambodian and Lao counterparts Samdech Techo Hun Sen and Thongloun Sisoulith on the sidelines of the third Mekong River Commission (MRC) Summit in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

PM Phuc leaves for third MRC Summit in Cambodia

PM Phuc leaves for third MRC Summit in Cambodia

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc left Hanoi on April 4 for Cambodia to attend the third Mekong River Commission (MRC) Summit in Siem Reap from April 4-5 at the invitation of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen.

PM Phuc to attend Mekong River Commission Summit

PM Phuc to attend Mekong River Commission Summit

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will lead a Vietnamese delegation to attend the third Mekong River Commission (MRC) Summit in Siem Reap, Cambodia over April 4-5 at the invitation of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen.

Vietnam calls for prevention of water-related conflicts

Vietnam calls for prevention of water-related conflicts

Vietnam calls upon the UN Security Council to play its active role in preventing water-related conflicts, upholding international law and frameworks that help protect water security and water infrastructures.

Vietnam, Myanmar to enhance political-diplomatic ties

Vietnam, Myanmar to enhance political-diplomatic ties

Vietnam and Myanmar have agreed to further enhance political and diplomatic ties via increasing all-level visits and contacts through Party, government, State, National Assembly channels and people-to-people exchange.

President’s visits to Laos, Cambodia – a success: Deputy FM

President’s visits to Laos, Cambodia – a success: Deputy FM

The State visits to Laos and Cambodia of President Tran Dai Quang delivered the Vietnamese new leadership’s determination and wishes to continually cement and develop the time-honoured friendship and comprehensive cooperation with the two neighbouring countries.

MRC, GIZ conclude adaptation pilot project in Mekong Delta

MRC, GIZ conclude adaptation pilot project in Mekong Delta

VOV.VN - The Mekong River Commission (MRC) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) have successfully concluded a pilot project in Dong Thap province that reduces the vulnerability to floods in Phu Thanh A commune.