Floods woes continue for central region Environment

Floods woes continue for central region

Severe floods are expected as the river water level is rising swiftly in the central provinces of Quang Binh and Ha Tinh provinces, which were devastated by historic floods earlier this month.
Society

OV associations in Cambodia strengthened

Overseas Vietnamese associations in Cambodia have been more and more strengthened following the successful organisation of the first congress of the General Association of the Vietnamese Cambodians in 2011.
Business

Rail upgrade project begins in Ha Tinh

The Vietnam Railway Corporation started work to improve railway infrastructure on the North-South route in central Ha Tinh province on Feb. 9 following instructions from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
Business

Red River pontoon open for business

The Hanoi People’s Committee in cooperation with the Ministry of National Defence on Nov. 23 opened a pontoon bridge over the Hong (Red) River to reroute traffic from Thang Long Bridge which is currently undergoing repairs.