Tags: search and rescue

Vietnam carries out citizen protection measures for sailors

Vietnam carries out citizen protection measures for sailors

The Vietnamese Consulate General in Hong Kong and Macau (China) on January 9 met with sides relevant in an oil tanker blaze in Hong Kong’s southern waters to find the causes of the incident and discuss search and rescue measures.

Lai Chau police support residents recovering from floods

Lai Chau police support residents recovering from floods

VOV.VN - Police in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau are on scene in the flood-hit areas as they provide assistance and carry out search and rescue operations in order to stabilize local people’s lives.

PM orders focusing efforts on addressing flood consequences

PM orders focusing efforts on addressing flood consequences

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a dispatch asking relevant ministries, sectors and localities to focus resources on search and rescue along with activities to overcome flood consequences in northern mountainous and midland provinces.

Vietnam, US continue cooperating in SR, disaster response

Vietnam, US continue cooperating in SR, disaster response

Armed forces of Vietnam and the United States need to continue effectively cooperating in disaster response, search and rescue, and humanitarian assistance to reinforce the bilateral defence ties, said Senior Lieutenant General Pham Ngoc Minh on June 19.

PM inspects post-flood recovery efforts in Khanh Hoa

PM inspects post-flood recovery efforts in Khanh Hoa

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on November 30 examined efforts to address consequences caused by the recent typhoon Damrey in Van Ninh district and Ninh Hoa town – the two worst-affected areas in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa.

Deputy PM asks for readiness for disaster response

Deputy PM asks for readiness for disaster response

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung asked local authorities and people to fully grasp disaster and incident situation to stay ready for response while chairing a meeting of the National Committee on Incident, Disaster Response and Search and Rescue in Hanoi on August 4.

Vietnam offers financial, humanitarian aid to Nepal

Vietnam offers financial, humanitarian aid to Nepal

(VOV) - Vietnam on May 1 announced US$50,000 in aid for Nepal, where more than 6,200 people have been killed and another 13,000 injured in a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that has left hundreds of thousands homeless.

Condolences to RoK sunken vessel victims

Condolences to RoK sunken vessel victims

(VOV) - Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh has extended Vietnam’s condolences to the bereaved of the victims aboard a ferry that capsized and sank off the Republic of Korea on April 16.

Peace solution - a must for East Sea disputes

Peace solution - a must for East Sea disputes

(VOV) - Vietnamese Defence Minister Phung Quang Thanh has stressed all disputes in the East Sea must be settled through peaceful means and in line with international law.

Vietnam, Netherlands boost defence ties

Vietnam, Netherlands boost defence ties

(VOV) - Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh paid an official visit to the Netherlands on August 18-19 at the invitation of Defence Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaer.