(VOV) - Northern provinces will have 3-4 medium and heavy rains and 2-3 hot spells in June.
(VOV) - Flash floods and landslides caused by heavy rains and whirlwinds on May 11 killed a local resident and washed away three others in Bao Yen district, Lao Cai province.
(VOV) - Heavy rains accompanied by whirlwinds on April 30 caused huge property losses to northern mountain provinces.
(VOV) - Vietnam were held to a 1-1 draw by Myanmar in the opening game of the 2012 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup in Bangkok on November 24.
(VOV) - Thousands of local people have been ordered to move to higher ground as a tropical low pressure system is heading for the southern coast.
(VOV) - After battering central-northern coastal districts on October 28, Son Tinh was downgraded, but heavy rains accompanied by strong winds caused substantial damage to these districts.
(VOV) - Storm Son Tinh, the eighth storm in the East Sea this year, was centred about 140km to the east of the Quang Binh – Quang Tri coastal zone at 4:00am on October 27, with wind gusts at level 12 (118-133 km per hour).
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has asked central coastal provinces to be well prepared for storm Son Tinh which is regaining strength and is forecast to batter the central coast late on October 27.
(VOV) - Local authorities and people are busy coping with flooding in the wake of the tropical storm No7.
Flooding from prolonged heavy rains swept away two people in Dak Glong and Tuy Duc Districts of Central Highlands Dak Nong Province, according to the provincial Committee for Flood and Storm Prevention and Control.
Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi on September 14 sent condolences to his Vietnamese counterpart Pham Binh Minh, over heavy losses of both human lives and property caused by recent floods in several central provinces.
Natural disasters, especially floods, are now taking place more often all over the world. As a result of severe floods in Thailand in 2011, various communities are seeking sustainable ways to ease and prevent flood disasters in a systematic manner to mitigate impacts.
The recent floods in central provinces from Thanh Hoa to Ha Tinh have left 11 people dead or missing.
Twenty-seven people have lost their lives and 15 others have been reportedly missing or injured after tropical storm Kai-tak hit northern Vietnam on August 17, according to the National Committee for Search and Rescue.
Three people have been reported dead and six others missing after Kai-Tak storm hit the country late afternoon on August 17.