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Chinese Embassy donates US$5,000 for flood victims in southern Laos

Chinese Ambassador Jiang Zaidong presented 5,000 dollars, approximately 46 million kip, to the President of the Lao Red Cross Society Khamhoung Heuangvongsy on Nov 4 to help flood victims in southern provinces.

The Lao Red Cross President expressed gratitude to the Chinese Embassy for providing such generous assistance to help lessen loss and damages caused by natural disaster.

On Tuesday, the Department of Energy Management, Ministry of Energy and Mines urged hydropower dams in Saravan, Xekong, Champassak and Attapeu provinces to make preparations as tropical storm Goni will hit the southern provinces between Nov 5-6.

Source: Lao News Agency