VOV.VN - The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting announced that tropical storm Kai-tak reached the East Sea at noon on December 18, becoming the 15th storm in the East Sea this year.
VOV.VN - Prolonged heavy rains and water released from reservoirs have severely flooded many areas in the central region, seriously affecting daily life of local people.
At least 20 people have died and 17 are missing as Typhoon Damrey, the 12th to emerge from the East Sea this year, made landfall on the morning of November 4 in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa.
VOV.VN - Torrential rains and strong winds triggered by storm Damrey have so far left six dead, six injured, and five missing in central and south-central provinces, said local officials.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged relevant ministries, agencies and localities to take drastic measures to cope with potential flooding from a tropical depression that is developing close to coastal areas.
Torrential rains have caused breached dykes, landslides, house collapses and flooding almost everywhere in the central region.
VOV.VN - Torrential rains triggered by Typhoon Doksuri left two dead and one missing in the district of Phong Dien, central Thua Thien Hue Province on the morning of September 15, according to local officials.
VOV.VN - A whirlwind triggered by heavy rains on the evening of September 11 blew away the roofs of 130 houses and uprooted many trees in the district of Huong Khe, central Ha Tinh Province.
As of August 5, heavy rains and floods took the lives of five people and left nine other missing in Yen Bai.
VOV.VN - Residents of the village of Kim Noi were left homeless after flood waters overtook homes in the district of Mu Cang Chai in northern Yen Bai Province on Thursday, August 3, reported Zing online newspaper.
Tropical storm Talas, which wrecked havoc in the northern and central regions of Vietnam, claimed seven lives and left four others missing by 5pm on July 18.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh sent on July 10 a message of sympathy to Japan’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Fumio Kishida over huge human and economic losses caused by torrential rains.
VOV.VN - Heavy downpour in the morning of June 13 caused severe flooding and traffic congestion in many streets in Hanoi. Some photos:
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a dispatch, instructing measures to overcome the consequences of floods triggered by heavy rains in the central region, which caused huge losses of lives and assets.
Ten people were killed, one went missing and three others were injured due to heavy rains and floods in the central region as of December 4, according to the National Steering Committee on Disaster Prevention and Control.
Heavy rains and consequent flash floods have inflicted damages in central south provinces, according to reports from provincial steering committees for natural disaster prevention and rescue.
Seven more locals went missing in the central province of Phu Yen due to floods caused by heavy rains over the past few days, raising the number of missing victims in the region to eight, according to initial reports.
Two or three storms and tropical depressions may appear in the East Sea this November with one or two likely to hit the central and southern regions of Vietnam.
Two foreign tourists have touched the hearts of local residents in the central Vietnamese province of Quang Nam after the pair joined in to fortify a local dike near the famed tourist city of Hoi An.
VOV.VN - Miss Vietnam 2010 Ngoc Han presented gifts to 200 flood-stricken households in Ha Linh and Hai Hoa villages in central Ha Tinh province on October 18.