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Son La hit by two earthquakes in a single morning

Son La hit by two earthquakes in a single morning

VOV.VN -Van Ho and Moc Chau districts in the northern mountainous province of Son La were shaken by two earthquakes measuring 4.2 and 4.3 on the Richter scale on August 18 morning, according the Institute of Geophysics.

Son La shaken by two earthquakes within one day

Son La shaken by two earthquakes within one day

VOV.VN - Two separate earthquakes measuring between 2.6 and 3.5 on the Richter scale hit Moc Chau district of the northern mountainous province of Son La on the evening of July 28.

Natural disasters could cost VN US$6.7 billion

Natural disasters could cost VN US$6.7 billion

Vietnam will likely face damage of more than 141.2 trillion VND (6.7 billion USD) due to natural disasters such as typhoons, floods or earthquakes in the next 50 years, the World Bank has said.

Vietnam Embassy confirms support for nationals

Vietnam Embassy confirms support for nationals

(VOV) - About 70 Vietnamese nationals were living or traveling in Nepal at time of the deadly earthquake on April 25, according to Tran Quang Tuyen of the Vietnam Embassy in India.

FM sends condolences to China

Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 4 sent a message of condolence to his Chinese counterpart, Yang Jiechi, over recent natural disasters.

Scientists find signs of ancient tsunamis

Scientists from the Hanoi-based Institute of Geophysics said on Janury 31 they have found signs that at least three tsunamis struck the coastal province of Nghe An in ancient times.