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Ministry questioned on resettlement for those affected by projects

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Ministry questioned on resettlement for those affected by projects

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has been asked to clarify policies on compensation and support for resettlement when building irrigational and hydropower works; dam and reservoir safety; and measures to stabilise ethnic minorities’ lives in the northern mountainous region.

Quang Ninh: Lightning damages power line to Co To island

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Quang Ninh: Lightning damages power line to Co To island

Lightning has damaged the 22KV power transmission line that provides electricity for Co To island district and five communes of Van Don island district in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, disrupting electricity supply for the islands for days.

Quang Tri upgrades 12 reservoirs

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Quang Tri upgrades 12 reservoirs

The central province of Quang Tri has begun repairing and upgrading 12 reservoirs in order to increase their resilience, especially during the rainy and flood season.