APWF Water News 395

Date: 2021-5-14

New Zealand supports drought-stressed regions to combat climate change
Xinhua Net, 14 May 2021 (New Zealand)

Rivers may not recover from drought: study
The West Australian, 14 May 2021 (Australia)

Xi Jinping visits relocated Nanyang locals for China’s mega water diversion project
CGTN, 13 May 2021 (China)

Tajikistan and Afghanistan – 14 Killed in Flash Floods and Mudflows
FloodList, 12 May 2021 (Tajikistan and Afghanistan)

Impractical to expand Singapore’s drains to accommodate all instances of extreme rainfall: Grace Fu
Channel News Asia, 10 May 2021 (Singapore)

Raya cheer for 1.33m people in Trengganu via free water supply
Malay Mail, 9 May 2021 (Malaysia)

Govt plans to exploit rainy season
Bangkok Post, 8 May 2021 (Thailand)

US, UK fund for reduction of Dhaka’s river pollution
Dhaka Tribune, 7 May 2021 (Bangladesh)

Taiwan rations water, drills extra wells amid record drought
AP News, 7 May 2021 (Taiwan)