Typhoon Doksuri made landfall in central Vietnam in mid-September, causing multiple deaths and leaving around 1.5 million people without power.
Evacuated people in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang returned their home on December 26 as typhoon Tembin weakened into a low tropical pressure.
VOV.VN - After a day being evacuated to safer areas, on the morning of December 26 people in the southernmost province of Ca Mau came back to their home and resumed normal life.
Typhoon Tembin has weakened into a tropical low pressure, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.
VOV.VN - Heineken Vietnam has presented 1,200 gifts worth VND800 million to families in Khanh Hoa and Quang Nam provinces, who were seriously affected by storm Damrey.
VOV.VN - Storm Damrey has wreaked havoc in central and south-central coastal provinces, causing huge damage to these localities.
VOV.VN -By noon on October 15, tropical typhoon No.11 (International name Khanun) headed to north of China’s Hainan Island and is expected to change its direction when entering the Gulf of Tonkin.
Doksuri, the 10th storm arising in the East Sea so far this year, is forecast to move towards central Laos and weaken to a low pressure in the next six hours, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).
The Vietnam Airlines and the Vietnam Air Services Company (VASCO) rescheduled their services to and from airports in the central provinces of Thanh Hoa, Nghe An and Quang Binh on July 25 due to tropical storm Sonca.
Up to 15 typhoons and tropical depressions are forecast to hit Vietnamese waters this year.
VOV.VN - El Niño may make a comeback in 2017, impacting the weather across Vietnam this summer, fall and winter, reports the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
Typhoon Nock-ten has entered the East Sea, becoming tenth storm this waters in 2016, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.
Storm surge was the main topic of a workshop jointly held in Hanoi on November 15 by the Typhoon Committee and the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.
At least four people died after super Typhoon Haima swept over northern Philippines on October 19, said local authorities.
Typhoon Haima has passed north of Luzon island, the Philippines, to enter the northeast of the East Sea, the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting announced on October 20.
Tropical storm Sarika, the seventh of its kind this year, weakened into tropical pressure on October 19, reported the National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting.
The Philippines has incurred huge losses in the agriculture sector amounting to almost 3 billion pesos (nearly US$61 million) due to typhoon Sarika, the country’s Ministry of Agriculture said on October 18.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked authorities of the northern port city of Hai Phong to take preventive measures and do everything in their capacity to deal with typhoon Sarika, the seventh hit the nation this year.
Northern central provinces are making utmost efforts to deal with severe floods that have led to widespread damage over the last few days.
Ministries, agencies and localities should be on the highest alert for typhoon Aere, the sixth to hit Vietnam so far this year, said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong.