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Farmers in central region struggle to recover after historic floodsicon
SOCIETY27/11/20200

Farmers in central region struggle to recover after historic floods

After felling 300 papaya trees in his farm, Nguyen Nam, a 60-year-old farmer in Dai Loc District, central Quang Nam Province, does not want to think about the historic floods that lashed the region last month.

 
Vamco enters central regionicon

Vamco enters central region

SOCIETY
15/11/2020

The eye of storm Vamco, the 13th to hit Vietnam this year, was spotted in the waters of the central provinces from Quang Binh to Thua Thien-Hue by 8 a.m. on November 15.

Relief aid delivered to storm-hit residents in central provincesicon

Relief aid delivered to storm-hit residents in central provinces

SOCIETY
01/11/2020

Storm Molave left 50 people dead and four missing in Quang Tri province. Total damage caused by the storm was calculated at more than 2 trillion VND (86.32 million USD).

Central region begins repairing post-storm damageicon

Central region begins repairing post-storm damage

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
31/10/2020

Storm Molave, which hit central Vietnam on Wednesday, blew the roofs off or damaged 84,600 houses in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai and Da Nang City, and left 24 people injured and two others missing.

Can we get back what has been lost?icon

Can we get back what has been lost?

FEATURE
29/10/2020

The answer is yes, if each of us is "startled", to stop and start over. Do not use the sacred wood of the forest. Do not destroy the forest for the purpose of economic development.

We are 'trading nature for economic benefits': senior experticon

We are 'trading nature for economic benefits': senior expert

FEATURE
28/10/2020

Prof. Nguyen Ngoc Lung, Director of the Institute of Sustainable Forest Management and Forest Certification, has been working in the forestry industry for nearly 60 years. He is called "the man of the forest". 

Central region battens down the hatchesicon

Central region battens down the hatches

SOCIETY
27/10/2020

Residents have been instructed to leave temporary housing in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai and Da Nang before 5pm on Tuesday before Storm Molave makes landfall on Wednesday.

Central region residents get help to clean up after historic floodsicon

Central region residents get help to clean up after historic floods

SOCIETY
26/10/2020

Dau Thi Lien tried to find something usable in the rubble, but there wasn't much left except for some books, clothes and a table and some chairs, all covered in mud.

Rescue force discovers bodies of two workers, central region braces for typhoonicon

Rescue force discovers bodies of two workers, central region braces for typhoon

SOCIETY
24/10/2020

Soldiers of Military Zone 4 found the bodies of two workers buried in a landslide at Rao Trang 3 Hydropower Plant in Phong Dien District, the central province of Thua Thien - Hue on Friday.

Nghe An people donate chung cakes to flood victimsicon

Nghe An people donate chung cakes to flood victims

SOCIETY
22/10/2020

A charity group in Nghe An Province are making and donating hundred thousands of chung cakes to flood victims in the central region.

Will hydro-power plants cause more floods in Vietnam?icon

Will hydro-power plants cause more floods in Vietnam?

FEATURE
21/10/2020

If there were no hydroelectric dams, floods would still occur, even at a higher level. In many cases, without hydropower reservoirs, floods would be more serious.

Flood death toll in central region rises to 106icon

Flood death toll in central region rises to 106

SOCIETY
21/10/2020

The death toll during the recent severe flooding caused by torrential rains in the central region reached 106 as of 5 pm on October 20, while 27 others were missing, reported the Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

At least 84 dead, 38 missing in floods in central provincesicon

At least 84 dead, 38 missing in floods in central provinces

SOCIETY
19/10/2020

At least 84 people have died and 38 others remain missing in floods and landslides which have ravaged 10 provinces in the central and central highlands region over the last few days.

PM calls for greater efforts to overcome consequences of landslides in central regionicon

PM calls for greater efforts to overcome consequences of landslides in central region

POLITICS
19/10/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 18 issued a dispatch asking for greater efforts to rescue operations and settlement of consequences of landslides in the central provinces of Thua Thien – Hue and Quang Tri.

Meeting discusses support for flooding-hit areas in central regionicon

Meeting discusses support for flooding-hit areas in central region

SOCIETY
18/10/2020

Downpours in the central region will continue in coming days, heightening the risk of flash floods and landslides, heard a meeting of the Office of the permanent Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control on October 18.

Five dead, six missing due to severe floodsicon

Five dead, six missing due to severe floods

SOCIETY
09/10/2020

Severe floods, caused by torrential rains in recent days, made five people dead and six others missing as of October 8 morning.

Central Vietnam told to prepare for dangerous weathericon

Central Vietnam told to prepare for dangerous weather

SOCIETY
07/10/2020

The central region is forecast to experience prolonged heavy rains and floods in the coming days due to a low-pressure system in the East Sea that may grow into a tropical depression.

PM calls for urgent action to deal with drought, saltwater intrusionicon

PM calls for urgent action to deal with drought, saltwater intrusion

POLITICS
23/05/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked authorities in the central and Central Highlands regions to take action to deal with the prolonged heat wave, drought and saltwater intrusion.