11th June 21 Viennamplus Source  The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho plans to build an embankment to prevent erosion along the Tra Noc River at the Tra Noc Bridge – Xeo May Bridge section at an estimated cost of 531 billion VND (53.2 million USD).  Can Tho (VNA) – The Mekong Delta city o...
 12 April 21 Vietnam Investment Review Source The latest draft of the country's power development plan puts focus on renewable energy development – however, the Mekong Delta should see more attention in the development of renewables to protect its assets in the long run. The latest draft o...
12 April 21 Vietnamnet Source As logistics costs are hindering the competitiveness of the Mekong Delta's agricultural exports, experts have proposed ideas to address the challenges. At the "Logistics leverage for the Mekong Delta agri-products" workshop held last week in the Mekong Delta province of...
02 April 21 Vietnam Investment Review The total state budget investment for the Mekong Delta is expected to be around VND388 trillion ($16.87 billion) during the period 2021-2025. The Standing Committee of the National Assembly issued Resolution No.973/2020/UBTVQH14 dated July 8, 2020, regulating th...
 28 March 21 Vietnamplus Source The overexploitation of groundwater in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta has contributed to severe land subsidence, which could lead to devastating consequences if the practice continues, experts have said. The delta, the country's largest rice, fruit and seafood ...
 23 March 21 Vietnamplus Source The Mekong Delta needs 338 trillion VND (16.5 billion USD) in the next five years to upgrade its traffic infrastructure, improve water storage and mitigate riverbank and coastal erosion. HCM City (VNS/VNA) - The Mekong Delta needs 338 trillion VND (16.5 bill...
 13 March 2021 news. chinhphu Source VGP - The 3rd conference on climate-resilient and sustainable development of the Mekong Delta is taking place in Can Tho City this morning. 11:20 AM Concluding the Conference, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc spoke highly of the ideas and reports present...
12 March 21 Vietnamnews Source HCM CITY – Saltwater intrusion will affect about 40,000ha of fruits and 5,000ha of rice in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta this month, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development's Irrigation Department. The fruit areas are in Tiền Giang, Bến Tre, Vĩnh L...
04 March 21 Vietnamnews Source HCM CITY — Saltwater intrusion in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta will continue to increase in March and April, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorology Forecasting. The peak of saltwater intrusion will occur during high tide on March 12 -16, March 27 – ...
 On the first day of March 2021, World Bank just published the newest analysis report for seven secondary cities in Mekong Region (Bac Lieu, Ben Tre, Long Xuyen, Soc Trang, Tan An, Vi Thanh, Vinh Long). The study is apart of World Bank support Vietnam government in development policy operation ...
 23 Feb 21 VNExpress Source Water levels in some sections of the Mekong River have only increased slightly in the last seven days though China has claimed consistent excess outflow from the Jinghong dam. The outflow at Jinghong hydrological station rose from 786 cubic meters per secon...
20 Feb 21 Vietnamnews Source MEKONG DELTA — The Department of Water Resources Management under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has warned localities in the Cửu Long (Mekong Delta) to prepare plans to cope with saltwater intrusion. The Mekong River has fallen to "abnormal" leve...
20 Feb 21 Vietnam Investment Review Source Soc Trang province's efforts to improve its business climate is paying off with more and more investors, both domestic and foreign, coming since 2016. Hanoi – Soc Trang province's efforts to improve its business climate is paying off with more and...
12 Feb 21 Mekong River Commission Source  Vientiane, Lao PDR, 12 February 2021 — Mekong River water levels between Jinghong hydropower station in China's Yunnan province and the Mekong Delta in Viet Nam have fallen to worrying levels, the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Secretariat said toda...
9 Feb 2021 Vietnamnews Source  The Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu will spend nearly VND19.3 trillion (US$835 million) to build erosion-prevention projects in the 2021 - 30 period. Erosion along rivers, canals and coastal areas has increased, threatening the safety of people and their pr...