Vietnam improves weather forecasting capacity Environment

Vietnam improves weather forecasting capacity

Vietnam has made progress in weather prediction, extending the typhoon and tropical depression forecasting and warning to between three and five days, according to the Vietnam Meteorological and Hydrological Administration.
Vietnam helps regional countries prevent natural disasters Environment

Vietnam helps regional countries prevent natural disasters

The National Hydro-Meteorological Service (HMS) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has played a central role in supporting Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and the Philippines in applying early risk warning systems, heard a workshop in Hanoi on March 19.
Storm Kujira to roll in Quang Ninh’s waters Environment

Storm Kujira to roll in Quang Ninh’s waters

Storm Kujira’s centre is likely to hit the waters off the coast of northern Quang Ninh province on late June 23, said the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting (NCHF), warning of flash floods and landslides in northern mountainous areas.
WB helps Vietnam in water resources management Environment

WB helps Vietnam in water resources management

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved a credit worth 25 million USD to help Vietnam carry out a project to better manage trans-boundary water resources and climate risks through river basin approaches and improve water resources data collection, analysis, and exchange.
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Asian remote sensing conference opens in Hanoi

The 31 st Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS) kicked off at the National Conventional Centre in Hanoi on November 1, drawing the participation of over 600 scientists and managers from the region and North America.