Vietnam’s largest fruit producer, Tiền Giang province, has renovated and built irrigation works to secure water for farming in 2021. Accordingly, the province has spent more than VNĐ 134 billion (US$ 5.8 million). The irrigation works secure irrigation water for approx. 172,000 ha of farming areas; in the meantime, they also aim to prevent saline intrusion and floods.
Sources & further information: “Tiền Giang builds more irrigation works to secure water for farms” at https://vietnamnews.vn and “Tiền Giang: Đầu tư trên 134 tỷ đồng phòng, chống thiên tai” at https://moc.gov.vn, accessed on 19 July 2021.