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).
Masan Resources Corporation (MRC) said its Masan Tungsten Limited Liability Company has recently signed a contract to acquire the tungsten business of Germany-based H.C. Starck Group GmbH.
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).
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.
The 25th meeting of the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Council was convened in Ha Long city, the northern province of Quang Ninh, on November 28.
Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Le Cong Thanh has underlined the need to focus on the planning and investigation of water resources across the country, especially in the Mekong Delta region.
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.
The Mekong River Commission (MRC) will organise the first regional stakeholder forum on the Pak Lay hydropower project in Vientiane, Laos, on September 20-21, according to the MRC’s press release on August 30.
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.
VOV.VN -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Mekong River Commission (MRC) to focus on equal, rational and sustainable use of water resources and other related resources of the Mekong River.
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.
The 3rd Mekong River Commission (MRC) Summit takes place in Siem Reap, Cambodia from April 2-4, themed "Joint Efforts and Partnership towards Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals in the Mekong."
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.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception for Lao Minister of Energy and Mine Khammany Inthirath in Hanoi on April 4 before he left for the third Mekong River Commission (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.
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 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 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.
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.
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.