Red Cross Society sends relief to Quang Ninh Society

Red Cross Society sends relief to Quang Ninh

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) sent urgently needed aid amounting to 160 million VND (7,330 USD) on July 29 to victims of the three-day torrential rain in north-eastern Quang Ninh province.
No new flu strains in Vietnam: health ministry Health

No new flu strains in Vietnam: health ministry

Vietnam has not detected any new influenza strains or mutations that increase toxicity or are drug resistant, said the Ministry of Health’s Preventive Medicine Department (PMD) on March 5.
World

Indonesia starts construction of giant sea wall

Indonesia on October 9 started construction of a giant sea wall along the coast in north Jakarta, attempting to fix frequent inundation in the under-sea-level region, according to the Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs.
Typhoon Rammasun death toll rises to 11 Society

Typhoon Rammasun death toll rises to 11

At least 11 people were killed, four injured and two missing after typhoon Rammasun swept through northern mountainous provinces last weekend, according to initial reports.
Environment

Vietnam stresses integrated measures against disasters

Natural disasters and climate change are posing mounting challenges to sustainable development and Vietnam ’s practical experience in mitigating natural calamity consequences suggested taking integrated measures to make the work productive.