Tag: "floods"

PM presents certificate of merit to late VNA reporter

PM presents certificate of merit to late VNA reporter

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.

Bright prospect for tea exports in final quarter

Bright prospect for tea exports in final quarter

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.

Measures sought to lure more int’l arrivals

Measures sought to lure more int’l arrivals

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.

Can Tho, An Giang present gifts to the poor in Cambodia

Can Tho, An Giang present gifts to the poor in Cambodia

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.

Death toll in floods climbs to 54, Hoa Binh hardest hit

Death toll in floods climbs to 54, Hoa Binh hardest hit

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.

Yen Bai: 16 people killed, missing in floods

Yen Bai: 16 people killed, missing in floods

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.

18 buried after landslide in northern province

18 buried after landslide in northern province

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.

Floods take heavy toll on Son La province

Floods take heavy toll on Son La province

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.

Cuban leader extends sympathy over losses in recent floods

Cuban leader extends sympathy over losses in recent floods

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.

Devastating tornadoes tear through northern Vietnam

Devastating tornadoes tear through northern Vietnam

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.

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.

Japan helps operate reservoirs, manage floods

Japan helps operate reservoirs, manage floods

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.