Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked sectors and localities to devise plans coping with each kind of natural disasters.
VOV.VN - Maritime search and rescue support vessel of the Russian Navy Igor Belousov is docking at the Cam Ranh international port in the south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa until December 9.
Maritime search and rescue support vessel of the Russian Navy Igor Belousov is docking at the Cam Ranh international port in the south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa from December 2-9.
Vietnam has called for help from Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Cambodia to search for 10 fishermen who have been missing since December 2018.
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.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung asked for improvements to be made nationwide in building plans to respond to incidents and disasters, including search and rescue activities, at a conference in Hanoi on July 20.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
(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.
The Vietnam Maritime Administration carried out a search and rescue exercise in the Saigon–Vung Tau channel between Dong Nai port and Ho Chi Minh City on September 15.
(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.
(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 on March 12 dispatched four aircraft and nine ships to expanded positions in its territory along the path of the missing Malaysian plane.
(VOV) - The ASEAN Disaster Emergency Response Simulation Exercise ( ARDEX-13) will be held on October 23 in Ba Vi, Hanoi and involve 10 participating ASEAN countries.
(VOV) - Defence ministers of Vietnam and the Philippines agreed to effectively implement a defence cooperation agreement during talks in Manila on August 27.
(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.
(VOV) - The third dialogue on national defence policy between Vietnam and the US was held in Hanoi on January 11.