Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 823 results for "mekong"

John Kerry just drew a new red line for Assad in Syria

KERRY: Syria's Assad out by August 1 or else

REUTERS/Brian SnyderUnited States Secretary of State John Kerry rides a boat through the Mekong River Delta December 15, 2013. It was the first time Kerry has returned to the Mekong River Delta since he commanded a swift patrol boat during the ... Business Insider, 13 hours ago
John Kerry just drew a new red line for Assad in Syria, 21 hours ago


HANOI, May 5 (NNN-VNA) - The government has approved the Mekong Delta Integrated Climate Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Project using the World Bank's loan. The project, with a total investment of nearly US$385 millioN will be implemented ...
 NAM News Network4 hours ago MRC, GIZ conclude adaptation pilot project in Mekong Delta  VOVNews6 hours ago WB project to tackle climate change in Mekong Delta approved  VOVNews11 hours ago Drought, salinity force southerners to leave villages  VietNamNet Bridge13 hours ago
News Guangdong

Japan invests in Mekong river area, reinforces presence in Asia

On May 3, Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida visited Myanmar and held a meeting with Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Myanmar. Fumio Kishida meets with Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor and Minister of ...
 News Guangdong1 day ago Japan funding development initiative in Mekong region  San Francisco Chronicle2 days ago Japan sets $7-B aid for Mekong countries  Business World2 days ago Japan to spend US$7 billion to spur connectivity in Southeast Asia's Mekong region  Thailand Business News2 days ago
Philippine Daily Inquirer

Vietnam's Mekong Delta rice output drops

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. HO CHI MINH CITY, May 2 (Xinhua) -- The total yield of winter-spring rice crop in Vietnam's Mekong Delta, which has just ended, was 10.4 million tons, down 6.3 percent against the previous winter-spring crop, due to ...
 Namibia Press Agency3 days ago Coffee crops die in Vietnam, Thai rice yield shrinks  Philippine Daily Inquirer1 week ago

Going Places: Consumer news and deals

Immerse yourself in a Mekong cruise. Photo: Supplied TOUR MEKONG Solo travellers can save 30 per cent on STA Travel's 10-Day Mekong River Cruise Experience in Cambodia and Vietnam. Sail for eight days from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City seeing ...
 Melbourne Age5 days ago

The Lover's house, Sa Dec, Vietnam: French woman's love affair with a Chinese man that inspired a novel

It's a house built on romance and the story of two star-crossed lovers. The "Lover's house" in Vietnam's Mekong Delta town of Sa Dec strikes a chord with the dark, prophetic and anti-colonial world of Graham Greene's The Quiet American. The house ...
 Grenfell Record6 days ago

Water supply an ongoing concern: Mekong Delta conference

Ensuring enough water is available for people's daily lives should be the top priority amid the severe ongoing drought, said Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng at a conference in the Mekong Delta province of Sóc Trăng on Thursday. The ...
 Jakarta Post6 days ago Water for daily lives should receive top priority  VOVNews6 days ago
Nikkei Asian Review

Water shortages spread misery along the Mekong

KHON KAEN, Thailand -- Trucks packed with sugar cane raise clouds of dust as they cross a flat, parched field in northeast Thailand. The stout brown stalks they carry are among the last to be harvested outside Khon Kaen, the region's largest city.
 Nikkei Asian Review6 days ago

Drought killing Vietnam rice crops compounds Mekong water crisis

The nine acres in southern Vietnam that double as rice paddy and shrimp pond for farmer Nguyen Thi Tam have become a wasteland. After the worst drought in 90 years, almost nothing grows. Tam's family had no income for two harvests because the ...
 Thanhnien1 week ago Mekong drought hurts rice, region  Business World2 weeks ago

Downpour brings relief to drought-stricken Long An

. (Photo: VNA) Long An (VNA) Heavy rain fell on parts of the Mekong Delta province of Long An at 16:00 pm on April 27, cooling the locality after months of intense heat and drought. The downpour, which lasted more than one hour, gave relief to ...
 VietnamPlus1 week ago Youth help residents in drought-hit areas access drinking water  VietnamPlus1 week ago Vietnam's Mekong Delta hit with worst drought in 90 years  USA Today1 week ago Vietnam's Mekong Delta hit hard by severe drought  Prokerala1 month ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Related Queries - mekong
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less