Vietnam forecast to see more flash floods, landslides in 2017
3/24/2017 4:06:31 PM (GMT+7)
More flash floods and landslides are forecast to hit Vietnam in 2017 than last year, especially in mountainous areas in the northwest region, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).
Illegal sand exploitation worsens erosion at Cua Dai Beach
3/24/2017 10:16:41 AM (GMT+7)
While the government is spending billions of VND on projects to deal with worsening erosion at Cua Dai Beach in Hoi An Town, several companies have been caught taking advantage of the projects to illegally exploit sand.
Mekong Delta sinks into the sea
3/22/2017 4:35:07 PM (GMT+7)
The Mekong Delta is sinking 2.5cm every year because of ground water extraction and unreasonable planning and constructions on the surface.