In contrast, the two study communities in coastal Central Vietnam are located in Son Tinh
district of Quang Ngai province, where industrial employment opportunities within commuting distance of the two villages remained limited in 2012.
Mr Saleumxay offered his sincere thanks to the countries in the Asean family, Asean dialogue partners, friendly countries, and regional and international organizations for the provision of assistance to the Lao government and flood victims in Attapeu province, as well as those affected by Tropical Storm Son Tinh
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The death toll from floods and landslides triggered by tropical storm Son Tinh rose to 27 on Tuesday, and seven people are still missing, according to the government's Disaster Management Authority.
Though tropical storm Son Tinh weakened to a tropical depression by the time it reached Vietnam last week, the torrential rains it brought caused heavy flooding and landslides in many parts of northern Vietnam.
These areas had experienced flooding between Tuesday and Wednesday as a result of rains from another tropical storm, Son Tinh
, which led to an evacuation of 8,000 people across the country.
While Tropical Storm Son Tinh has strengthened and brought rain to parts of Taiwan Tuesday, a new tropical depression is likely to emerge as the tenth tropical storm of this year, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).
According to CWB forecaster Kuan Hsin-ping, No.9 Typhoon Son Tinh is not directly sweeping into Taiwan but passing by en route to Hainan and Vietnam.
Then 13 years ago along came Son Tinh Premium Spirits a producer of alcohol that manages to keep that local touch--all spirits are produced in a small village just outside Hanoi--while focusing on taste and a clean production process.
Son Tinh takes the rice spirit base, which is common throughout Asian spirits, and infuses it with various blends of local herbs, fruit, and even animals (geckos and seahorses have appeared in their range).