Tag: "flood"

Requiem for martyrs, flood victims held in Yen Bai

Requiem for martyrs, flood victims held in Yen Bai

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha and its Yen Bai chapter held a requiem on August 15 for heroes and martyrs and for the victims of the recent historic flood which claimed the lives of at least 30 people in Yen Bai province and other northern mountainous localities.

Lao PM offers sympathies on flood losses in northern Vietnam

Lao PM offers sympathies on flood losses in northern Vietnam

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on August 11 sent sympathies to his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc over heavy human and property losses caused by recent floods triggered by prolonged rains in the north of Vietnam.

Muong La overcomes consequences of floods

Muong La overcomes consequences of floods

VOV.VN - Leaders of the Son La province have come together after the Muong La district was hit hard by several flashfloods, in order to devise proper solutions to help the locals affected by the floods, stabilize their lives, and make the area flood-proof.

Fundraising campaign for flood victims launched

Fundraising campaign for flood victims launched

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Red Cross Society and the National Humanitarian Portal 1400 on August 9 launched an SMS campaign to assist flood victims in northern mountainous provinces.

Son La urged to ensure food safety for flood-hit residents

Son La urged to ensure food safety for flood-hit residents

Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Do Ba Ty urged the northern mountainous province of Son La to focus resources on addressing the consequences of floods during a working session with local authorities on August 6.

Prompt actions requested to deal with flood aftermath

Prompt actions requested to deal with flood aftermath

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered authorities of northern mountainous provinces along with relevant agencies and ministries to augment efforts in response to torrential rains and floods wreaking havoc in the region over the last few days.

Fatherland Front provides emergency aid to flood victims

Fatherland Front provides emergency aid to flood victims

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee has appropriated US$50,000 to give urgent aid to flood victims in the northern mountainous provinces hit by a round of rainstorms over the past few weeks.

Flood risks at 18 spots in Hanoi

Flood risks at 18 spots in Hanoi

Hanoi has 18 locations at risk of flooding when rainfall averages at least 50mm per two hours, according to head of the Hanoi Sewerage and Drainage Limited Company.

HCM City to install sensor chips at flooding hotspots

HCM City to install sensor chips at flooding hotspots

Flood-sensor chips will be installed at an additional 32 flooding hotspots to warn HCM City residents of potential floods from heavy rains or tides, according to the HCM City Urban Drainage Company.