Malaysia extends support to flood victims in central Vietnam hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

 Hanoi (VNA) – The Malaysian Ambassador to Vietnam Sharifah Norhana Syed Mustaffa on December 17 handed over donations from the Malaysian Government and businesses to help victims of the recent serious flooding in Vietnam’s central region.

The donations included 25,000 USD from the Malaysian Government, goods worth 22,000 USD from the association of Malaysian businesses in Vietnam and 5,000 USD from Gamuda Land group.

Successive storms and floods hit Vietnam’s central region since late September, resulting in more than 230 people listed as dead and missing, and estimated economic losses of about 17 trillion VND, according to a Government report to the National Assembly on November 2. /.