VOV.VN - A series of floods and landslides triggered by a period of torrential rain over the past few days has left five people dead, with one person missing and a further 25 people injured in mountainous regions situated in the north on April 25.
A conference was held in Hanoi on October 11 to discuss cooperation between Vietnam and Japan in seeking measures and technology to mitigate damage from flash flood and landslides.
Four people have gone missing after being swept away by flash floods in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau on early June 24, according to the provincial Steering Committee for Disaster Response, Search and Rescue.
Among 10-12 storms or tropical low pressure forecast to hit East Sea, up to five are forecast to directly impact Vietnam’s mainland from July – December 2019, according to the National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting.
The northernmost province of Ha Giang is summoning efforts to deal with the heavy consequences of a flash flood that has killed at least one person and devastated vast areas of property in Quang Binh district on October 22.
VOV.VN - A flash flood triggered by heavy downpours has submerged several schools in Yen Tinh commune, Tuong Duong district in the central province of Nghe An.
VOV.VN - The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting predicts that one or more tropical low pressure systems with storm potential to hit the East Sea and affect the mainland in August.
VOV.VN - A sudden flash flood swept away a house with four people in the mountain district of Lang Chanh, Thanh Hoa province on the evening of July 19.
One or two storms or low pressure are forecast to appear in the East Sea and are likely to affect Vietnam’s mainland in June, according to the National Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting Centre.
Vietnam experienced unprecedentedly severe natural disasters in 2017, resulting in 386 people dead and missing and some 60,000 billion VND (2.6 billion USD) worth of damage.
Despite positive reports from authorities on the steady increase of the national forest cover, the size of the country’s protected forest is in fact decreasing at an alarming rate, experts said.
VOV.VN - The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting announced on November 24 that a tropical depression has formed in the eastern sea area south of the Philippines and is heading towards the East Sea.
Northern central provinces are making utmost efforts to deal with severe floods that have led to widespread damage over the last few days.
Emergency relief will continue to be delivered to residents in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai who were heavily affected by recent flash floods.
A flash flood battered a province in northern Vietnam following heavy rain on Friday, killing three and leaving six others missing as well as dozens of tourists trapped in the raging currents.
Landslide and flash flood risks to 10,837 rural infrastructure facilities in the north of Vietnam have been assessed in a bid to boost their climate resilience.
A flash-flood triggered by torrential rains over the last two days claimed three lives and caused substantial property damage in northern coastal Quang Ninh province, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
(VOV) - Storm No1 (Kujira) is moving closely toward Quang Ninh province in Vietnam’s northeastern coast and directly affects localities from Co To to Quang Yen districts.
(VOV) -Rescue forces are assisting the efforts of local northern mountainous provincial Lao Cai residents in dealing with the aftermath of flash floods and landslides that have left at least 25 dead or missing.
(VOV) - A symposium was held in Hanoi on May 8 to discuss ways to help enterprises maintain production and business operations in the aftermath of natural disasters.