Peak of hot season 2018 lasts from May to July Environment

Peak of hot season 2018 lasts from May to July

The peak of this year’s hot season will fall in May, June and July, with temperature even reaching 40 Celsius degrees, according to Dr. Nguyen Phuc Lam, head of the Climate Forecast under the National Centre of Hydro-Meteorology Forecasting.
Bac Lieu bird sanctuary faces high risk of fires Environment

Bac Lieu bird sanctuary faces high risk of fires

The Bac Lieu Bird Sanctuary in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu is facing a level-4 risk of fires, which is likely to be raised to level 5, the level of extreme danger, said the sanctuary management board on March 13.
EVN Hanoi launches hotlines on power use Society

EVN Hanoi launches hotlines on power use

The Electricity of Vietnam’s (EVN) Hanoi Power Corporation (EVN Hanoi) has launched 24 hour hotlines 042 2222000 and 19001288 to acquire feedback and queries about power use in the capital city.
Hospital admissions up during heat Health

Hospital admissions up during heat

The first hot spell of summer, with temperatures reaching up to 40 degrees Celsius, is sending more people, especially children and the elderly to hospital.
Hot spell expected to end in next five days Society

Hot spell expected to end in next five days

Hot spell is likely to continue across northern and central Vietnam in the next five days, with temperature hovering around 35–38 degrees Celsius and may touching 39–40 degrees Celsius in several mountainous locations.
Northern area experiences hot spell Society

Northern area experiences hot spell

Hot weather will continue in northern and central provinces for some more days, with the average temperature hovering around 38 degrees Celsius, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).
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Heat waves, water shortage continue in next three months

All regions in Vietnam are likely to experience higher temperatures and less rain falls between June and August this year compared to the yearly average level, according to the National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting (NCHMF).
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Northern, central provinces heat up

Northern provinces experience hot weather from May 26, with temperature expected to hover near 35-37 degrees Celsius, while central provinces may touch 40 degrees Celsius.