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Cold wave to hit northern region this evening

Cold wave to hit northern region this evening

A strong cold wave is travelling from China to Vietnam’s northern region and will lead to the temperature dropping by 10 degrees Celsius, the National Hydro‑Meteorological Service has said.

Cold spell needed for peachy Lunar New Year

Cold spell needed for peachy Lunar New Year

The unreasonably warm winter has caused up to 80% of the peach blossom (dao) trees in the capital city’s major peach blossom gardens to bloom prematurely, well ahead of the Tet (traditional Lunar New Year) holiday for which they are an indispensable decoration.

New cold wave to hit northern region

New cold wave to hit northern region

People in the northern localities are bracing for another cold spell accompanied with scattered rainfall from November 1, according to the Central Hydro-meteorological Forecast Centre.

Bank helps snow-hit areas address consequences

Bank helps snow-hit areas address consequences

The Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) has disbursed over VND2.5 trillion (US$112.5 million) to help locals address the aftermath of the extensive severe cold and snow in the northern and north-central regions in early 2016.

Fresh cold snap to hit Hanoi, northern Vietnam next week

Fresh cold snap to hit Hanoi, northern Vietnam next week

While the weather has become warmer in northern Vietnam on January 29, the region and Hanoi are expected to suffer another cold spell earlier next week, the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting said.

Mau Son peak covered in snow

Mau Son peak covered in snow

VOV.VN - Mau Son peak in Lang Son northern province is covered in white snow during the current cold spell.

Post cold-spell efforts urged at recovering livestock numbers

Post cold-spell efforts urged at recovering livestock numbers

The Husbandry Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has instructed cities and provinces affected by the frosty cold over the past few days to take all necessary measures to ease the damage caused by the severe weather to the animal breeding sector.

Mountain villagers see first sunlight in a week

Mountain villagers see first sunlight in a week

VOV.VN - Residents of the Mu Village in the Tram Tau District of Yen Bai Province finally saw the return of faint rays of the sun on January 27 after a week of cloud covered cold dreary weather.

SMS campaign supports residents in cold-hit localities

SMS campaign supports residents in cold-hit localities

A SMS campaign was launched in Hanoi on January 27, aiming to raise funds for poor people in remote, mountainous and border areas across the country, helping them overcome difficulties in the ongoing spell of cold weather.

Cold spell takes heavy toll on northern Vietnam

Cold spell takes heavy toll on northern Vietnam

A severe cold spell that hit Vietnam during the last few days has taken its toll on the northern region with more than 3,900 livestock animals killed and a widespread area of crops damaged so far.

Warm clothing urgently sent to hill children in need

Warm clothing urgently sent to hill children in need

The community, especially netizens, have joined hands in various charity activities to send help up to mountain ethnic minority groups who are struggling in the country’s record cold spell.

Snow falls over 20 places in Vietnam

Snow falls over 20 places in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Frost and snow have appeared across northern mountainous provinces in recent days due to a record cold spell over the last 40 years.

Nhat Tan peach village bustling before Tet

Nhat Tan peach village bustling before Tet

VOV.VN - Despite the strong cold spell over recent days, people have flocked to famous peach-tree gardens in Nhat Tan and Tu Lien villages to purchase a beautiful peach branch or tree to welcome the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year festival (Tet).

Early wintry weather strikes Hanoi

Early wintry weather strikes Hanoi

(VOV) - Parts of Vietnam were doused with cool wintry wet weather in late-November. Whether it is the start of a cold spell or just a break in the hot weather remains to be seen.

Sapa’s temperature drops to 13oC in summer

Sapa’s temperature drops to 13oC in summer

During summer, locals and tourists in the town of Sapa, a famous tourist attraction in Lao Cai province, had to put on warm clothes today, July 6, because the temperature suddenly fell to 12.7 degrees Celsius. Weather experts said this was an unusual phenomenon in recent years.