Cua Dai beach has been seriously eroded for years (Photo: tienphong.vn)

Netherlands supports Vietnam to prevent coastal erosion

Dutch experts suggested constructing artificial islands off Hoi An coast in the central province of Quang Nam to shield it from strong waves, helping reduce coastal erosion and creating new tourist attractions in the locality.
The coastal erosion has increasingly threatened to coastal localities in recent years.

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.