Northern Vietnam prepares for storm Mirinae Society

Northern Vietnam prepares for storm Mirinae

The Prime Minister on July 27 ordered the administrations of northern localities and the northern central province of Thanh Hoa, and relevant agencies to promptly brace for Typhoon Mirinae.
Deputy PM inspects storm prevention in Thai Binh Society

Deputy PM inspects storm prevention in Thai Binh

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has inspected preparations for typhoon Mirinae – the first to batter Vietnam this year – along dyke sections, ports and construction works in Thai Binh province.
 Heavy rain kills eight in central Vietnam Society

Heavy rain kills eight in central Vietnam

Heavy rain in the past four days in central Vietnam triggered floods that claimed eight lives, submerged nearly 1,000 houses, and forced thousands to evacuate, authorities said on November 5.
Death toll rises in Quang Ninh flash-floods Society

Death toll rises in Quang Ninh flash-floods

Flash floods triggered by record-setting rains in the north-eastern coastal province of Quang Ninh has left 12 people dead or missing, according to the provincial Steering Board for Flood and Storm Prevention, Search and Rescue.