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Landslide in Lao Cai leaves two dead

Landslide in Lao Cai leaves two dead

VOV.VN - Two individuals from the Dao ethnic minority group were killed after being buried in their tent by a landslide on August 6 which hit Sung Vui village in Phin Ngan commune of Bat Xat district in Lao Cai province.

Severe flooding halts hydropower plant in northern Vietnam

Severe flooding halts hydropower plant in northern Vietnam

VOV.VN - A prolonged period of heavy rain which triggered severe flooding from July 19 to July 21 in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang has caused significant losses to local households and construction sites throughout the locality.

Northern region prepares for natural disasters

Northern region prepares for natural disasters

The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control has asked ministries, sectors and local governments to prepare for flooding as a result of heavy downpours in the northern region in the coming days.

PM directs landslide prevention in Mekong Delta

PM directs landslide prevention in Mekong Delta

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung inspected a coastal dyke in Tan Thanh commune, Go Cong Dong district, one of the landslide hotspots in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang, on September 27.

Over 10,200 areas in Vietnam face landslide threats

Over 10,200 areas in Vietnam face landslide threats

Vietnam has more than 10,200 sites prone to landslide risks located in ten northern mountainous localities, according to the Vietnam Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources under Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Lam Dong province braces for fresh typhoon

Lam Dong province braces for fresh typhoon

VOV.VN -Due to a mixture of cold air and the impact of the ninth typhoon of the season in the East Sea, torrential rain will hit the central highland province of Lam Dong, causing landslides, flashfloods and severe flooding, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Typhoon Mangkhut downgraded to tropical depression

Typhoon Mangkhut downgraded to tropical depression

VOV.VN - Typhoon Mangkhut is forecast to weaken into a tropical depression over September 17, but will still cause heavy downpours in many areas in northern and southern Vietnam, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).

PM Phuc sends sympathy to Japan over quake devastation

PM Phuc sends sympathy to Japan over quake devastation

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 11 sent his sympathy to his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe over the human and property losses caused by a major earthquake and subsequent landslide in Japan’s Hokkaido prefecture on September 6.

Torrential rain floods many areas in Dien Bien

Torrential rain floods many areas in Dien Bien

VOV.VN - On August 31, widespread torrential rains in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien flooded many areas and forced local residents to pack up their belongings and evacuate their homes during the night.

Landslide-hit residents in Hoa Binh province resettled

Landslide-hit residents in Hoa Binh province resettled

Chairman of the People’s Committee of the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh Nguyen Van Quang has ordered authorities of Ky Son district to arrange a resettlement area for residents whose houses have been vulnerable to landslides on Road 445.

Stormy weather likely to hit East Sea in August

Stormy weather likely to hit East Sea in August

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.

3 houses collapse in Cao Bang landslide

3 houses collapse in Cao Bang landslide

VOV.VN - Three houses collapsed after a landslide triggered by prolonged torrential rains at Rac Ray Hamlet, Luong Thong commune, Thong Nong district, northern Cao Bang province on July 30.