APWF Water News 371

Date: 2020-5-22

Cyclone Amphan kills dozens, destroys homes in India, Bangladesh
Aljazeera, 22 May 2020 (India and Bangladesh)

Construction for Pursat’s power projects on track
Khmer Times, 22 May 2020 (Cambodia)

Thai prime minister orders water management plan during rainy season
Pattaya Mail, 21 May 2020 (Thailand)

Long An Province faces severe water shortage
Viet Nam News, 21 May 2020 (Viet Nam)

Caspian Sea water level sinks to lowest in 25 years
Tehran Times, 20 May 2020 (Caspian Sea)

Sri Lanka – 2 More Fatalities as Thousands Affected by Floods and Landslides in Rathnapura
Floodlist, 20 May 2020 (Sri Lanka)

China’s air and surface water quality improved January-April
CGTN, 20 May 2020 (China)

Water shortages in Yangon’s Dala
Myanmar Times, 18 May 2020 (Myanmar)

Metro Manila water shortage unlikely this year
Phil Star, 18 May 2020 (Philippines)

Rainfall in Iran 33% higher than long-term average
Tehran Times, 15 May 2020 (Iran)

ADB, Mongolia sign loans to modernize vegetable production, irrigation
Montsame, 5 May 2020 (Mongolia)