Machu Picchu tourists pulled to safety from flood

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Dozens of tourists visiting the famed Incan citadel Machu Picchu are forced to cross a river in a hanging basket after a flood takes out a footbridge.

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HCMC borrows US$1.08 billion for anti-flooding

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HCMC borrows US$1.08 billion for anti-flooding

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Chairman Le Hoang Quan yesterday said that the city would get VND23 trillion (US$1.08 billion) in loans from international banks to speed up progress of anti-flooding projects in the city.

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Ly Son Island attracts record number of tourists

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VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

Ly Son Island in the central province of Quang Ngai saw more than 3,500 visitors during Tet (Lunar New Year), a record-high. Besides the Hoang Sa Bac Hai flotilla memorial and exhibition house, other popular destinations like Hang and Duc pagodas and Cau Cave attracted a large number of visitors.

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HCM City needs US$1.1bln for flood management

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HCM City needs US$1.1bln for flood management

The HCM City People's Committee will borrow about VND23 trillion (US$1.1 billion) from international banks to fight floods this year, said committee Chairman Le Hoang Quan.

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Tram Chim National Park deserves Ramsar title

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Located in Tam Nong district of the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, Tram Chim National Park boasts a rich biodiversity that turned it into the world’s 2000 th Ramsar site in 2012.

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HCMC borrows US$1.08 billion for anti-flooding

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HCMC borrows US$1.08 billion for anti-flooding

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Chairman Le Hoang Quan yesterday said that the city would get VND23 trillion (US$1.08 billion) in loans from international banks to speed up progress of anti-flooding projects in the city.

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Project designed to cope with super typhoons

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Project designed to cope with super typhoons

Maps demonstrating areas vulnerable to elevated water levels caused by hurricanes in coastal provinces are at the heart of a project to cope with super typhoons conducted by the National Steering Committee for Flood Control and Prevention.

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Project designed to cope with super typhoons

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Maps demonstrating areas vulnerable to elevated water levels caused by hurricanes in coastal provinces are at the heart of a project to cope with super typhoons conducted by the National Steering Committee for Flood Control and Prevention.

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Jakarta flood displaces 6,000 locals

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Jakarta flood displaces 6,000 locals

About 6,000 residents in Indonesia ’s capital Jakarta have had to evacuate from their houses due to large-scale flooding as a consequence of heavy rains since February 8.

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Fake labels on foreign alcohol flood Tet market

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Fake labels on foreign alcohol flood Tet market

Market authorities are cracking down on illegally labelled foreign wines and spirits being sold as discounted expensive brands ahead of the Tet holiday.

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VN prepares for flood of imports

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Increased competitiveness is key for the Vietnamese economy, former director of the Department Strategy Institute, Luu Bich Ho, told Hai quan (Customs) newspaper.

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Flood prevention workshop held in Can Tho

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VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

Experts discussed potential methods to enhance climate change resilience in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho during a workshop held in the city on February 4.

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Int’l hydro-meteorology cooperation projects implemented

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The National Hydro-Meteorology Centre will fortify its collaboration with foreign organisations and countries such as Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), Italy and the US to deploy technological potential in forecasting and monitoring hydrological meteorology.

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Central Peru ravaged by Amazonian floods

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Peru declares a state of emergency in the Amazon rainforest as heavy rains flood entire communities destroying homes, schools and health centers.

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S Koreans invest in high-quality rice

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

A South Korean business has announced a plan to funnel nearly VND20 billion (US$950,000) into a high-quality rice growing area in the southern province of Tay Ninh.

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