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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.

Torrential rains forecast to continue in northern region

Torrential rains forecast to continue in northern region

Torrential rains are forecast to continue plaguing the northern region after flooding Ha Giang, Bac Kan and Tuyen Quang provinces over the past several days, affecting people’s lives and blocking traffic for hours.

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.

Torrential rains, landslides hit the north, killing 12

Torrential rains, landslides hit the north, killing 12

Torrential rains and landslides in recent days in northern mountainous provinces of Ha Giang, Lao Cai, Lai Chau, Dien Bien, Cao Bang, Bac Kan, Thai Nguyen and Hoa Binh have claimed 12 lives and left one missing.

Torrential rains to hit central provinces

Torrential rains to hit central provinces

Torrential rainfall triggered by the storm Tokage, measuring 200-400mm, is predicted to hit the central coastal provinces stretching from Danang to Khanh Hoa between November 30 and December 2.

Deputy PM asks for proactive response to typhoon Sarika

Deputy PM asks for proactive response to typhoon Sarika

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung asked local and central agencies, and localities to make all-out effort to deal with typhoon Sarika, which entered the East Sea on October 16 as the seventh storm this year.

Third tropical storm expected

Third tropical storm expected

The tropical storm, which developed from a low-pressure system yesterday afternoon near the East Sea, will bring torrential rains with rainfall up to 500mm for localities in the north and central region from this afternoon until August 20.

Torrential rains submerge low lying streets in HCM City

Torrential rains submerge low lying streets in HCM City

(VOV) -Storms rolled across the Ho Chi Minh City metropolitan area on October 1 with heavy rains overwhelming the city’s storm drainage system turning the streets into ponds, resulting in traffic gridlock and stranded motorbikes.

Typhoon Rammasun heads towards Nam Dinh and Haiphong

Typhoon Rammasun heads towards Nam Dinh and Haiphong

(VOV) -Typhoon Rammasun, also known as Glenda, is on a path that leads to it making landfall in Nam Dinh and Haiphong, according to the latest bulletin from the National Hydro-meteorological Forecasting Centre.