APWF Water News 377

Date: 2020-8-14

Vietnam’s main coconut growing area stressed by salinity
VN Express, 13 August 2020 (Vietnam)

Cambodia cancels water festival due to COVID-19
Xinhua, 13 August 2020 (Cambodia)

Warragamba Dam — Sydney’s main water source — close to capacity as other dams spill over
ABC News, 13 August 2020 (Australia)

Flood situation continues improving in Ganges basin
Dhaka Tribune, 13 August 2020 (Bangladesh)

Water level low at Vajiralongkorn dam
Bangkok Post, 12 August 2020 (Thailand)

China triggers emergency reaction for Yellow River floods
MENAFN, 11 August 2020 (China)

Monsoon rains trigger tea plantation landslide in India’s Kerala state, killing at least 43 people
CNN, 10 August 2020 (India)

Caspian Sea grappling with poor waste management
Tehran Times, 10 August 2020 (Caspian Sea)

Almost 50 killed in three days of monsoon rain across Pakistan
Aljazeera, 9 August 2020 (Pakistan)

Covid’s Spreading Fast Because Billions Don’t Have Water to Wash
Bloomberg, 8 August 2020 (Asia)