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When the floodgates open, it’s swimming time!

Flirting with danger, when a major dam’s floodgates open in northern Vietnam, residents are opening “public swimming pools.”

More families evacuated from dam area in northern Vietnam

Hoa Binh authorities have prodded more people to move as worsening erosion threatens their houses.

Vietnam donates $200,000 for dam collapse relief efforts in Laos

Vietnam's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday handed $200,000 in aid to Laos as it struggled with a dam collapse disaster.
July 27, 2018 | 09:01 am GMT+7

S Korea firm says Laos dam damage found day before collapse

The South Korean firm said it had sent a crisis team to the site, dispatching helicopters, boats and rescue workers.
July 25, 2018 | 09:33 am GMT+7

'Tsunami' of hydropower dam building threatens Europe's last wild rivers: campaigners

The EU aims to source at least 27 percent of the bloc's energy from renewables by 2030.
April 29, 2018 | 08:39 am GMT+7

China lavishes cash on ally Cambodia with eyes on the Mekong

Cambodia is promised billions of dollars in investment if the country says yes to China's mega-dam project. 
January 15, 2018 | 02:48 pm GMT+7

Dam release kills 280 tons of fish in northern Vietnam

Many families are threatened by landslides as the release will get more intense on Saturday.
July 22, 2017 | 11:44 am GMT+7
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