Recent heavy rains and devastating floods in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh caused a total loss of about US$71.75 million.
Devastating rains, floods, and landslides left 32 people dead and missing and nine others injured in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh as of 7 am on October 13.
Torrential rains have caused breached dykes, landslides, house collapses and flooding almost everywhere in the central region.
The daily lives of some 500 households have been disrupted and 600ha of protective forest lost due to landslides on the nearly 70km seashore of the Mekong Delta’s Kien Giang Province in recent years, with climate change blamed for the landslides.
Heavy rains lashed the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai late Sunday, September 3, triggering landslides that killed an 8-month-old child and her mother and injured 7 other people.
VOV.VN - Torrential rains over the last few days have caused serious landslides and floods in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien.
Trade unions of the Presidential Office and the Government Office have raised funds in support of north-western provinces hit by the recent floods and landslides.
HCMC residents in many areas now live in fear as landslides may occur at any time, depriving them of their homes and assets.
Tropical storm Sonca is forecast to make landfall in central provinces of Ha Tinh and Quang Tri on July 25 afternoon and poses a risk of floods and landslides, according to the National Centre for Hydrometeorology Forecasting.
Torrential rains and landslides in recent days in northern mountainous provinces of Ha Giang, Lao Cai, Lai Chau, Dien Bien, Cao Bang, Bac Kan, Thai Nguyen and Hoa Binh have claimed 12 lives and left one missing.
VOV.VN - Serious landslides have occurred in Hoang Lien Son mountain pass, part of National Highway 4D in recent days after torrential rains and floods, causing severe traffic congestion.
Floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains since June 19 have killed six persons in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.
VOV.VN - 24 coastal areas in the Mekong Delta with a total length of 147 km have recorded landslide and soil erosion.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 1 sent his message of sympathy to his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe over the huge losses in human lives and property caused by recent floods and landslides.
The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is forecast to suffer more landslides along the Tien river, which cost more than 290ha of land together with US$13.91 million used for relocating the displaced locals in 2005-2016.
VOV.VN - On April 4, President Tran Dai Quang sent messages of condolences to his Colombian and Peruvian counterparts Juan Manual Santos Calderon and Pedro Pablo Kuczynski over the great losses of lives and property caused by recent landslides and downpours.
Ho Chi Minh City will undertake 14 projects to prevent erosion, including dredging of vulnerable waterways, at a cost of over VND1.7 trillion (US$75 million) this year, according to its Inland Waterway Management Division.
Landslides, triggered by sea encroachment, high tides and strong winds caused five houses to collapse in the south central province of Binh Thuan on February 11 and 12.
VOV.VN -.South-central and central regions are confronting new floods as a result of hydropower plants’ continuing to let out floodwaters while they are trying to deal with previous consequences.
Cold spells are set to hit northern provinces over the next ten days while central Vietnam braces for flooding and landslides.