Unseasonable rains lead to rise in rainy season diseases Health

Unseasonable rains lead to rise in rainy season diseases

Unseasonable weather in southwestern provinces during the dry season has led to an increase in cases of diarrhoea, dengue fever, and hand, foot and mouth disease, all of which usually occur during the rainy season, according to health experts.
Dry season irrigation planned Society

Dry season irrigation planned

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has asked 38 cities and provinces nationwide to promptly revise the operation of reservoirs to ensure water sources for low-lying areas in this dry season.
Mekong delta prepares for dry season Society

Mekong delta prepares for dry season

Many provinces in the Mekong Delta are taking measures to secure freshwater for farming and household use since drought and saltwater intrusion is expected to be severe in the 2016-17 dry season.
Indonesia fights forest fire World

Indonesia fights forest fire

The Indonesian government has deployed over 22,000 soldiers, policemen and firefighters along with 24 aircraft to extinguish forest and agriculture fires in the western parts of the country.
Official guarantees summer power Business

Official guarantees summer power

The country will receive adequate power this summer, Dinh The Phuc, Deputy Head of Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said.