Cases of HFM escalating in Mekong delta

Cases of HFM escalating in Mekong delta

Lately, the Mekong delta has seen the surge of Hand-foot-mouth (HFM) infection cases; it is highly likely to become epidemic.

Peak season of dengue appears in Mekong delta

Peak season of dengue appears in Mekong delta

There were 45,600 cases of dengue nationwide in eight months and the disease killed 9 people, three of them are from the Mekong delta provinces of Ca Mau, An Giang and Tra Vinh, reported the health sector yesterday.

Flood submerges paddy fields, crops in Mekong delta

Flood submerges paddy fields, crops in Mekong delta

The Committee for Flood and Storm Control in the Mekong delta province of An Giang yesterday said flood submerged 160 ha of full-grown summer-autumn crop in districts Tri Ton and Tinh Bien as well as 500 ha of fall-winter rice paddies in Tri Ton district.