Government supports eight flood-hit localities Society

Government supports eight flood-hit localities

The Prime Minister has agreed to allocate 165 billion VND (over 7.2 million USD) from the budget reserves fund to eight provinces to help them tackle the consequences of storms and floods from October 13-18.
PM asked for urgent efforts to overcome flood consequences Society

PM asked for urgent efforts to overcome flood consequences

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc have instructed ministries, sectors and central localities to mobilised all forces and resources to ensure safety and food for residents in flood-hit areas and minimising losses in human lives and property.
Flood-hit localities on road to recovery Society

Flood-hit localities on road to recovery

Local authorities and residents in flood-hit areas in the north are still cleaning up after historic rains and floods claimed many lives and destroyed houses, crops, bridges and other infrastructure.
PM gives answers to hot issues Politics

PM gives answers to hot issues

PM Nguyen Tan Dung provided lawmakers with explanations for a host of issues that have generated voters’ concern, as well as the moves the Government will take to handle them, at a live broadcast session on Nov. 24.
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Storms forecast for central region

A low pressure north of the Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago is expected to cause strong winds, heavy rains and rough seas off south-central provinces from Quang Tri to Khanh Hoa, according to the National Hydro-meteorological Forecast Centre.
Relief aid accelerates as flood deaths hit 66 Society

Relief aid accelerates as flood deaths hit 66

The dead toll from the severe floods caused by heavy rain in the central region reached 66 on Oct. 21, according to the Central Steering Committee for Flood and Storm Prevention and Control.