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Vinamilk provides VND3 billion in aid to flood-hit people

Vinamilk provides VND3 billion in aid to flood-hit people

The Vietnam Diary Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) has offered VND3 billion (US$132,000) donated by its 6,000 managers and workers to support flood-hit local residents in Yen Bai, Hoa Binh and Thanh Hoa provinces to help them repair and rebuild their houses.

Disaster-hit households need help to resume daily lives

Disaster-hit households need help to resume daily lives

As people in flood-hit provinces struggle to piece together severely disrupted lives, local authorities are calling out for urgent help to deal with major damage suffered by dykes, irrigation works and other construction projects.

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.

Yen Bai mobilises over 4,000 rescuers to search missing people

Yen Bai mobilises over 4,000 rescuers to search missing people

The northern mountainous province of Yen Bai has mobilised over 4,000 people, including army soldiers, police, militias and local residents, in search for missing people after a severe flash flood swept through the province on October 11.

HCM City raises fund for flood-hit people in north, central

HCM City raises fund for flood-hit people in north, central

The Ho Chi Minh City Red Cross Society plans to deliver more than VND1 billion (US$44,000) raised by its chapters at all levels for flood-hit residents in the northern provinces Lao Cai, Yen Bai, Son La, and Hoa Binh October 13.

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.

Landslide blocks Yen Bai-Lao Cai railway line

Landslide blocks Yen Bai-Lao Cai railway line

VOV.VN - A landslide caused by heavy rains buried around 100m railway line and six carriages at Lam Giang Station in Van Yen district, Yen Bai province on the evening of October 9.

Localities seek precise disaster forecasts

Localities seek precise disaster forecasts

Natural disaster forecasts should be tailored to specific locations instead of large areas, Nguyen Van Khanh, vice chairman of the People’s Committee of the northern province of Yen Bai has said.

Visitors dazzled by cultural activities in Yen Bai

Visitors dazzled by cultural activities in Yen Bai

Visitors to the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai have been dazzled by various cultural activities within the framework of the Muong Lo Culture-Tourism Week and a festival to explore terraced fields in Mu Cang Chai district which kicked off on September 23.

Over 100 pilots join paragliding festival in Yen Bai

Over 100 pilots join paragliding festival in Yen Bai

A paragliding festival kicked off at Mu Cang Chai district’s Khau Pha mountain pass of the northwestern province of Yen Bai on September 23, drawing the participation of 111 domestic and foreign pilots.

Picturesque Mu Cang Chai in ripe season

Picturesque Mu Cang Chai in ripe season

VOV.VN - Mu Cang Chai district in Yen Bai province is famous for its golden terraced rice fields, especially in September when the ripe season begins.