Government supports Binh Thuan to overcome coastal erosion

The People’s Committee of Binh Thuan province yesterday announced that the Prime Minister had decided to support VND 180 billion (US$ 7.7 million) to Binh Thuan province in order to implement four projects dealing with coastal erosion and stagnant river mouth.

The coastal erosion has increasingly threatened to coastal localities in recent years.

The coastal erosion has increasingly threatened to coastal localities in recent years.

The expense is financed by the central reserve budget fund in 2018.
Each project will be supported VND 30 billion to 60 billion to overcome coastal erosion and stagnant river mouth.  

The coastal erosion has increasingly threatened to the province’s coastal localities, and completely destroyed houses and seriously pressurized hundreds of houses in La Gi town and Tuy Phong district, near Phan Thiet City’s coastal areas in recent years.

Amid the bad condition, the local authorities must evacuate households near the dangerous areas in order to ensure their lives and property.


BY NGUYEN TIEN- Translated by Huyen Huong

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