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Typhoon Rai gusts up to over level 17, approaching mid-Central coasticon
SOCIETY19/12/20210

Typhoon Rai gusts up to over level 17, approaching mid-Central coast

In the next 24 hours, Rai is projected to maintain its strength at a speed of 15-20 kilometers an hour.

 
Central Vietnam submerged after hours of heavy rainfallicon

Central Vietnam submerged after hours of heavy rainfall

SOCIETY
13/09/2021

Heavy rains that lasted from 1am to noon on September 12 submerged many areas in Da Nang city, Quang Nam and Quang Ngai provinces under water. VietNamNet captured images of after-downpour scenes in the following locations:

Storm-triggered flooding disrupts traffic in Central regionicon

Storm-triggered flooding disrupts traffic in Central region

SOCIETY
12/09/2021

Vast areas in Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Da Nang, Thua Thien- Hue and Quang Tri have been badly inundated as heavy rain triggered flooding has ravaged the Central region in the aftermath of Conson, which has weakened and continued unleasing dowpours.

Enduring battle to save beaches from erosionicon

Enduring battle to save beaches from erosion

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
10/05/2021

Inclusive and sustainable solutions are in urgent need to rescue beautiful beaches along Vietnam’s central region amid the increasing frequency of landslides and sea erosion in the area.

Central Vietnam prepares for busy upcoming holidayicon

Central Vietnam prepares for busy upcoming holiday

TRAVEL
12/04/2021

Travel agencies in the Central region are creating new tourism products in preparation for the upcoming holidays on April 30 and May 1.

Central Vietnam hopes for economic recovery after devastating 2020icon

Central Vietnam hopes for economic recovery after devastating 2020

BUSINESS
29/01/2021

After a decade of stable growth, the central region's tourism and services triangle of Thua Thien-Hue Province, Da Nang City and Quang Nam Province faced poor growth in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Natural disasters cause Vietnam's economic loss of nearly US$1.7 billion in 2020icon

Natural disasters cause Vietnam's economic loss of nearly US$1.7 billion in 2020

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

Vietnam has suffered 576 natural disasters, including 14 storms, two tropical depressions, 264 thunderstorms, lightning and hails, 132 flash floods, landslides and 90 earthquakes this year.

Lukewarm catastrophe insurance segmenticon

Lukewarm catastrophe insurance segment

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/11/2020

Each year, natural disasters cost Vietnam approximately 0.3-0.5% of her gross domestic product, which adversely affects socio-economic situation as well as national security.

Farmers in central region struggle to recover after historic floodsicon

Farmers in central region struggle to recover after historic floods

SOCIETY
27/11/2020

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.

Historic disaster: thousands of tons of shrimp and fish die in floodsicon

Historic disaster: thousands of tons of shrimp and fish die in floods

SOCIETY
23/11/2020

The historic downpours and floods in the central region have damaged 25.9 percent of the total aquaculture area.

Deforestation continues in Central Highlands provinceicon

Deforestation continues in Central Highlands province

SOCIETY
22/11/2020

A large area of a forest in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai has been destroyed for months, but local authorities have claimed that they knew nothing about the incident.

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.