Residents walking along a flooded road as they evacuate Dayeuhkolot village in Bandung. (Photo: AFP)

Indonesian floods kill two, force hundreds to evacuate

 At least two people were killed and hundreds forced to evacuate due to flooding in many areas of Indonesia while six others are still missing, according to the Indonesia’s National Agency for Disaster Management. 
Illustrative image (Source: Reuters/VNA)

Mercosur hopes to become main food supplier of ASEAN

The South American trade bloc Mercosur hopes to become a main food supplier of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the next 50 years, according to President of the Mercosur-ASEAN Chamber of Commerce Rodolfo Caffaro.
At the signing ceremony (Source: VNA)

Japan helps operate reservoirs, manage floods

A Japan-funded project on operating reservoirs in emergency and manage floods effectively using  a comprehensive disaster management platform was signed in the capital city of Hanoi on August 10.