Seven students swept away, hydroelectric plant suspected

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 9 hour(s) ago

Seven students swept away, hydroelectric plant suspected

VietNamNet Bridge – On Sunday morning, seven students in the northern province of Lai Chau were swept away while crossing the Nam Mu River on their way to school. Six were rescued and one remains missing. Local authorities claim that the incident was caused by an unscheduled water discharge from a nearby hydropower plant.

Keywords: 

Crossing river to school, seven students swept away

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 2 day(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge - On Sunday morning, seven students in the northern province of Lai Chau were swept away while crossing the Nam Mu River on their way to school. Six children were rescued and one went missing.

Keywords: 

One student missing in river crossing

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

One student missing in river crossing

Seven Mong ethnic minority students were swept away while crossing Nam Mu River in Ta Gia Commune, Than Uyen District, in the northern mountainous Lai Chau province on April 13.

Keywords: 

Lai Chau bitings spur fear of rabies outbreak

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 3 day(s) ago

Local residents in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau are concerned about a possible outbreak of rabies, after hundreds of people report being bitten by suspected rabid dogs.

Keywords: 

EU launches project to promote tourism in VN

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo điện tử CP English 6 day(s) ago

EU launches project to promote tourism in VN

VGP – Equipment of the Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development Program, funded by the EU, have been handed over to authorities of Can Tho city and Kien Giang province in the Mekong delta.

Keywords: 

Life of little boy with heart disease in danger

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 5 day(s) ago

Life of little boy with heart disease in danger

The life of a 9-month-old boy from the Thai ethnic minority group in Lai Chau Province, whose heart is on the right of the chest, is at risk because his family cannot afford a surgery.

Keywords: 

Construction planning for northern midland, mountainous region announced

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 1 week(s) ago

The Ministry of Construction has announced a detailed plan for the construction of infrastructure and the upgrade of industrial clusters in the northern midland and mountainous region by 2030, giving a boost to its socio-economic development.

Keywords: 

Hoang Lien National Park re-opens, limits tourist number

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 1 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Hoang Lien National Park re-opens, limits tourist number

The Hoang Lien National Park in the northwestern province of Lao Cai was re-opened to visitors on April 1 after a temporary close from January 1 due to high risk of fire.

Keywords: 

Lai Chau households vulnerable from natural disasters

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 2 week(s) ago

More than 1,100 households in the northwestern mountainous province of Lai Chau are residing in areas that are prone to natural calamities, such as Tan Uyen, Tam Duong and Sin Ho districts.

Keywords: 

Hundreds of suspension bridges in need of repair

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 2 week(s) ago

Hundreds of suspension bridges in need of repair

>> Substandard piles suspected in bridge collapse in Lai Chau

Keywords: 

Climate change capacity enhancement project approved

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo điện tử CP English 3 week(s) ago

Climate change capacity enhancement project approved

VGP - PM Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a project to enhance the implementation capacity of the national strategy on climate change funded by the United Nations Development Program.

Keywords: 

Over 40% of suspension bridges in Vietnam need repair

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

Over 40% of suspension bridges in Vietnam need repair

VietNamNet Bridge - Statistics from the Ministry of Transportation in 56 provinces found that more than 40% of suspension bridges are damaged and deteriorated.

Keywords: 

Lai Chau plant to generate power ahead of schedule

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

Lai Chau plant to generate power ahead of schedule

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has ordered that Turbine No. 1 of Lai Chau hydropower plant must generate power by late 2015, one year earlier than originally planned.

Keywords: 

Effective water, energy use urged

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai yesterday called for effective use and management of water and energy at a national meeting in Lai Chau province to mark World Water Day.

Keywords: 

Effective water, energy use urged

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai yesterday called for effective use and management of water and energy at a national meeting in Lai Chau province to mark World Water Day.

Keywords: 

Top page