Rice crops yield higher despite El Nino Society

Rice crops yield higher despite El Nino

Impacts of the El Nino phenomenon do not shrivel Vietnam’s this year rice production which is estimated at about 45.2 million tonnes, 230,000 tonnes higher than the yearly target.
Dengue fever to continue as threat Health

Dengue fever to continue as threat

El Nino is likely to be one of the strongest on record this winter, posing a risk of outbreak of dengue fever and other diseases in Southeast Asian countries including Vietnam.
Electricity sector copes with water shortages Society

Electricity sector copes with water shortages

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) corporation has stepped up efforts and preparations to cope with droughts and water shortages caused by the El Nino phenomenon to ensure a stable supply of electricity
 Philippines to import more rice amid El Nino World

Philippines to import more rice amid El Nino

The Philippines’ National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) is seeking President Aquino’s approval to import up to 1.5 million tonnes of rice in the first quarter of 2016.