The PM, while touring natural disasters-stricken Quang Ngai and Quang
PM Dung also urged the two provinces to take drastic measures to fulfill its socio-economic development targets of this year.
The recent floods have caused great losses in human and property in Quang Ngai and Quang
In Quang Ngai, floods claimed 23 lives, left two missing and eight injured. More than 50,000 houses were submerged, nearly 500 others were destroyed. Total loss was estimated at VND 85 billion.
Meanwhile, natural disasters left 20 people in Quang
Calling at the Dung Quat Economic Zone in Quang Ngai province, he asked the management board of the zone-based Dung Quat Oil Refinery Plant to speed up construction work and ensure safety for workers while focusing on personnel training to prepare for the plant’s trial run in June, 2008. The plant will be put into official operation in February, 2009. (VNA)