Hanoi ready to fight diseases in flood-hit areas Health

Hanoi ready to fight diseases in flood-hit areas

Residents must work closely with medical workers to prevent and control epidemics in areas where flood waters had been lingering in Hanoi’s Chuong My district for more than 10 days, said Nguyen Khac Hien, Director of the municipal Department of Health.
President visits flood region Society

President visits flood region

President Truong Tan Sang spoke up about the record floods that hit the northeastern coastal province of Quang Ninh, killing 17 and injuring another 30.
Kien Giang rice fields enjoy benefits of flooding Society

Kien Giang rice fields enjoy benefits of flooding

Many farmers in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang have decided not to plant a third rice crop this year since it is not very profitable and is often hit by plant diseases. Instead, they plan to flood their fields during that period to benefit from the fertile silt brought by the flood waters.
Hero risks his life to rescue flood victims Society

Hero risks his life to rescue flood victims

It was the right decision at the right time. Pham Lam Vu, 39, knows that now, since two people are safe after he saved them from the fierce flood in November in the central province of Quang Ngai.