Rescuers approach isolated villages of Thanh Hoa Environment

Rescuers approach isolated villages of Thanh Hoa

Rescuers on August 4 managed to reach Sa Na village in Na Meo commune in Quan Son district of the central Thanh Hoa province, which was isolated by floodwater from August 3 due to impacts of Wipha, the third storm hitting the country this year.
Floods, landslides kill two in the North Environment

Floods, landslides kill two in the North

As of May 29, floods, whirlwinds, and landslides in Vietnam’s northern region killed two people and injured two others, while causing heavy property losses, according to the Office of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.
Pepper export value drops under 1 billion USD  Business

Pepper export value drops under 1 billion USD

Vietnamese farmers and businesses are worrying as pepper export revenue is expected to drop to under 1 billion USD in 2018 for the first time after four years despite strong increases in shipments.
Consumer Price Index slightly rises in August Business

Consumer Price Index slightly rises in August

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in August inched up 0.45 percent month-on-month, and 3.89 percent from the same time last year, pushing up the eight-month figure to 3.52 percent year on year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
VFF extends sympathies to flood victims Society

VFF extends sympathies to flood victims

The Standing Board of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee (VFFCC) on July 21 sent a message of sympathy to authorities and people affected by floods in Thanh Hoa, Yen Bai, Hoa Binh, Nghe An and Ha Tinh provinces.
More radar installed to improve accuracy in storm, rain forecasting Environment

More radar installed to improve accuracy in storm, rain forecasting

The Vietnam Meteorological and Hydrological Administration (VMHA) has built a project to enhance the National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting (NCHMF)’s capacity to generate warnings on thunderstorms, lightning, storms, and rain by installing five new radar stations across the country.
Vietnam Fatherland Front aids flood victims in Ha Giang province Society

Vietnam Fatherland Front aids flood victims in Ha Giang province

A delegation from the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee led by its Vice President and General Secretary Hau A Lenh on July 1 visited families of victims and households affected by recent devastating floods in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.
Lai Chau: floods victims rise to 14 Society

Lai Chau: floods victims rise to 14

Floods and landslides claimed the lives of 14 people, and left 11 missing and 11 others injured in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau as by 16:00 on June 26.
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.