Central Highlands faces water scarcity Environment

Central Highlands faces water scarcity

Although the dry season has yet to reach its peak, many reservoirs in the Central Highlands have recorded seriously receded water levels, leading to water scarcity for agriculture.
Historic rains deluge HCM City roads Society

Historic rains deluge HCM City roads

The need to accelerate flood-prevention projects has become more urgent than ever as HCM City mobilised workers and pumps to remove water from flooded streets following a historic downpour.
Inland aid delivered to Song Tu Tay soldiers, islanders Society

Inland aid delivered to Song Tu Tay soldiers, islanders

A delegation led by Director of the Police General Department for Crime Prevention, Phan Van Vinh, delivered support to naval soldiers and residents in Song Tu Tay commune of Truong Sa island district, central Khanh Hoa province, on May 26.
Environment

Precious rains save crops in Central Highlands Dak Lak

People in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak celebrated as more rain fell on May 12 following showers the previous day, finally signaling the end of a prolonged drought and providing much-needed water to thousands of hectares of crops.
Society

Northern disaster forecasting system upgraded

A project on modernising the disaster warning and forecast system of the northeastern region’s hydro-meteorological station will benefit from non-refundable aid of the Republic of Korea’s Government.
Society

Vietnam southerners feel the cold

Vietnamese southerners have put on coats and scarves in recent days as a northern cold spell touched down the region which has long been known for its warm weather all year round.
Environment

Quang Nam to set up early flood warning system

An early flash flood warning system using Machine to Machine (M2M) and cloud computing technology will be set up in the central province of Quang Nam as part of efforts to help local people effectively respond to natural disasters.