Severe erosion along Ca Mau coastline Environment

Severe erosion along Ca Mau coastline

More than 40 kilometres of shoreline in the southernmost province of Cau Mau have been badly damaged by the gradual sinking of land into the ocean, the province announced.
Can Tho river signs to reduce speeds, erosion Society

Can Tho river signs to reduce speeds, erosion

Can Tho authorities plan to install speed limit signs on the Hau River to prevent barges from travelling too fast, causing serious erosion and damaging property in the city's An Binh ward.
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Vinh Long develops comprehensive irrigation system

The Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long has devised a number of measures for the development of a comprehensive irrigation system, according to the provincial Department of Agricultural and Rural Development.
Binh Dinh: Nearly 38 bln VND for calamity management project Environment

Binh Dinh: Nearly 38 bln VND for calamity management project

The central coastal province of Binh Dinh will invest nearly 38 billion VND (1.77 million USD) in 2015 to carry out the Natural Disaster Risk Management Project, according to Nguyen Huu Vui, Vice Director of the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
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Vietnam boosts disaster prevention efforts

The Party, State and Government, along with ministries, agencies and localities, have paid attention to natural disaster prevention, with a series of plans and projects put in place.
Mekong delta faces drought, salinity Environment

Mekong delta faces drought, salinity

The ongoing drought has seriously affected farms and households in the Mekong Delta, causing water shortages for thousands of families in the provinces of Kien Giang, Ca Mau, Ben Tre and Tien Giang.
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HCM City: 12 dykes made from uPVC sheets inaugurated

Twelve of the 14 dykes made of uPVC sheet in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 12, an environmentally sustainable construction material, were inaugurated at a ceremony held by the Saigon Industry Corporation (CNS) on April 22 in Ho Chi Minh City.