The Prime Minister’s certificate of merit will be posthumously awarded to Vietnam News Agency (VNA)’s reporter Dinh Huu Du, who laid down his life while reporting the recent floods in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.
Recent heavy rains and devastating floods in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh caused a total loss of about US$71.75 million.
Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has asked the central province of Thanh Hoa to keep a close watch on developments of natural disasters and scale up vigilance in the face of the complex situation of floods and storms.
VOV.VN - Vietnam is the world’s seventh largest producer of tea, and the fifth biggest exporter. 124,000 hectares are cultivated, harvested and the crops send to 500 processing facilities throughout the country eventually producing 500,000 tons of dried tea each year.
Representatives from ministries, sectors, and firms gathered at a conference in Hanoi on October 17 to seek ways to promote tourism and attract international visitors.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) committees of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang and Can Tho city partnered with the General Association of Vietnamese Cambodians in Cambodia to present gifts to poor Vietnamese and Cambodian nationals affected by the recent floods.
Widespread floods triggered by a tropical depression over the past few days have killed 54 people as of 22:00 pm on October 12, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.
Devastating rains, floods, and landslides left 32 people dead and missing and nine others injured in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh as of 7 am on October 13.
Torrential rains brought by a tropical low pressure system on October 10 and 11 triggered floods in the northern province of Yen Bai, which caused 16 people dead and missing as of 13:00 pm on October 11.
VOV.VN - Heavy rainfall has triggered a serious landslide which buried seven houses and 18 local people, seven of them were dead in Tan Lac district, northern Hoa Binh province on the early morning of October 12.
The death toll in northern mountainous provinces and part of the central region during widespread floods caused by torrential rains on October 10 and 11 climbed to 29 people as of 5 pm on October 11.
The northern mountainous province of Son La has suffered from heavy human and property losses caused by torrential rains and floods triggered by a tropical depression.
VOV.VN - Floods triggered by heavy rains have left 28 dead and missing in Yen Bai, Son La and Thanh Hoa provinces, according to local officials.
Two people died and seven others were injured during a landslide in the northern province of Yen Bai’s Tram Tau district on late September 3.
VOV.VN - After the recent floods, many people in the village of Nam Pam in the district of Muong La in northern Son La Province have only temporary huts to live in and are short of water and food.
First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee Raul Castro Ruz has sent messages of sympathy to Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc over heavy losses in recent floods in northern mountainous provinces.
VOV.VN - Several large tornadoes cut across nine districts in northern Lao Cai Province Wednesday, August 23, leaving a path of destruction in their wake, according to a report by Vnexpress.
VOV.VN - Torrential rains over the last few days have caused serious landslides and floods in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien.
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.
A Japan-funded project on operating reservoirs in emergency and manage floods effectively using a comprehensive disaster management platform was signed in the capital city of Hanoi on August 10.