Vietnamese top legislator meets Lao Prime Minister Politics

Vietnamese top legislator meets Lao Prime Minister

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has affirmed Vietnam’s full support for Laos’ reform process during a meeting with Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith in Vientiane, Laos on September 26.
PM approves rice aid for flood-hit residents Society

PM approves rice aid for flood-hit residents

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide 2,000 tonnes of rice from the national reserve as food aid to residents in the central provinces of Quang Binh and Ha Tinh who suffered from serious flooding.
Roads in flood-hit provinces resume operations Society

Roads in flood-hit provinces resume operations

Many important national highways and provincial roads across several northern provinces have been repaired and are now resuming operations after the localities were seriously hit by flash floods and landslides several days ago.
Floods, landslides in northern provinces claim 15 lives Society

Floods, landslides in northern provinces claim 15 lives

As of 9:00am on June 26, floods and landslides caused by heavy rains claimed 15 lives in the northern mountainous provinces of Ha Giang and Lai Chau, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.
Project helps build homes for the needy Society

Project helps build homes for the needy

Anyone who meets Pham Thi Huong Giang, initiator and key operator of the "Nha Chong Lu" (Flood Resistant Houses) – a social project which supports residents living in areas affected by natural disasters, always wonders how this woman has so much energy to handle her heavy workload.
Disaster-hit households need help to resume daily lives Society

Disaster-hit households need help to resume daily lives

As people in flood-hit provinces struggle to piece together severely disrupted lives, local authorities are calling out for urgent help to deal with major damage suffered by dykes, irrigation works and other construction projects.
Flood-hit areas brace for diseases Society

Flood-hit areas brace for diseases

The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health warned yesterday that flooding and rains in central and northern provinces could trigger disease outbreaks.
Prime Minister directs responses to severe flooding Society

Prime Minister directs responses to severe flooding

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent urgent notices to state agencies and administrations of cities and provinces affected by the tropical depression, directing responses to flooding in northern and central Vietnam.
Milk gifted to schools in flood-hit provinces Society

Milk gifted to schools in flood-hit provinces

The Ministry of Education and Training and Dutch-owned dairy company FrieslandCampina in Vietnam have donated 30 tonnes of milk to schools in northern provinces, which were badly affected by floods that began at the end of July.
More donations for central flood victims Society

More donations for central flood victims

The Hanoi Chapter of the VN Union of Friendship Organisations on Dec. 30 handed over to representatives of the central flood-hit provinces of Ha Tinh and Quang Binh each with 50 million VND to help the localities to overcome flood consequences.
Hanoi gives more aid to flood victims Society

Hanoi gives more aid to flood victims

The Hanoi Fatherland Front Committee on Nov. 18 decided to give 4 billion VND to four flood-hit provinces in the central region with the aim to help the victims to overcome flood consequences.