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Deputy PM orders boats to port

Society

Deputy PM orders boats to port

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai on Sept. 28 took control of measures to handle the effects of Tropical Storm Ketsana, which follows floods that claimed at least nine lives.

Flood inundates Thanh Hoa

Society

Flood inundates Thanh Hoa

By 17:00 of September 26, flash flood killed six people, left three others missing and caused severe injuries to two people in the northern central province of Thanh Hoa , according to the provincial source.

Vietnam, US boost maritime cooperation

Politics

Vietnam, US boost maritime cooperation

A delegation from Vietnam 's Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), led by first Deputy Minister Nguyen Van Duc, met with officials of the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in Maryland on September 24 to discuss cooperation in the field of maritime and coastal science and technology.

Climate change forecasts in the making

Environment

Climate change forecasts in the making

The Minister of Natural Resources and Environment has affirmed that a national programme to cope with climate change is in the making with forecasts on temperature and sea level rises in the spotlight.

Tourist waste pollutes seas, rivers

Environment

Tourist waste pollutes seas, rivers

Although a booming tourism industry has turned Vietnam into one of the hottest destination in all of Asia , rampant waste by the same industry is destroying the country’s charming coasts and waterways.
According to the Nha Trang Bay Reserve, every day nearly 10 tonnes of waste water are let into the sea by tourism facilities and locals in Nha Trang City .