Urban flooding needs concerted solutions Society

Urban flooding needs concerted solutions

Alongside urbanisation, flooding in cities of Vietnam, a country highly vulnerable to climate change, is getting complicated and needs concerted solutions, according to experts.
Thailand plans nearly 10 billion USD for irrigation World

Thailand plans nearly 10 billion USD for irrigation

Thai Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan recently endorsed in principle a large-scale plan to tackle flooding and drought across the country that will require a budget of 337.7 billion THB (9.7 billion USD).
Da Nang suffers historic flooding, one death reported Society

Da Nang suffers historic flooding, one death reported

Due to impacts of Sonca, the fifth storm entering the East sea so far this year, Da Nang has suffered a historic flooding that has caused great losses, the central city's Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, Search, Rescue and Civil Defence reported on October 15.
Storm Noru worsens flooding in Thailand World

Storm Noru worsens flooding in Thailand

Heavy rains caused by Storm Noru that hit northeastern Thailand on September 28 night have added more difficulties to the country's provinces already suffering from floods.
Thailand issues flood warning nationwide World

Thailand issues flood warning nationwide

Thailand's National Water Command Centre issued advice to people in 56 provinces today (Saturday), including Bangkok and its suburbs, to be alert for overflows of rivers due to heavy rains over the previous 24 hours.
Thailand warns of floods in Mekong basin World

Thailand warns of floods in Mekong basin

As the Mekong River water level is rising steadily and people living along its two banks in Thailand have been warned to be ready for dealing with floods that can happen at any time.