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Rebuilding homes is also rebuilding livesicon
SOCIETY28/12/20200

Rebuilding homes is also rebuilding lives

Four storms, including typhoons Molave and Goni, triggered floods and landslides that devastated central provinces in Vietnam from October to December, with 249 people either killed or missing and 11,700 houses damaged or destroyed.

 
Trash for cash: Group calls on locals to clean up village after floodicon

Trash for cash: Group calls on locals to clean up village after flood

SOCIETY
18/11/2020

It was 9am on a morning earlier this month when a group of volunteers in pink uniform at Phu Tho Village Cooperative in Quang Binh Province used a loudspeaker to call on residents of the village to collect rubbish and sell it.

The National Assembly discusses forests, small hydroelectricity plants and floodsicon

The National Assembly discusses forests, small hydroelectricity plants and floods

FEATURE
07/11/2020

The first session of the National Assembly's discussion on the socio-economic situation that was broadcast live yesterday attracted the attention of voters and people nationwide.

Typhoon Molave leaves roads throughout central Vietnam damagedicon

Typhoon Molave leaves roads throughout central Vietnam damaged

SOCIETY
03/11/2020

The impact of typhoon Molave has served to damage the Ho Chi Minh Trail and La Son-Tuy Loan highway and key roads in the central region, with repair work set to carried out in a rapid manner to help bring transportation back to normal.

Hoi An tackling aftermath of Storm Molaveicon

Hoi An tackling aftermath of Storm Molave

SOCIETY
03/11/2020

Though Storm Molave did not damage Hoi An ancient town’s architecture, local people still suffered a great deal when the rains arrived, having not long ago recovered from a second wave of COVID-19.

Floods, climate change and hydropowericon

Floods, climate change and hydropower

FEATURE
31/10/2020

Natural disasters and floods have devastated central Vietnam at a record level. So far, 130 people have been reported dead, and 18 others are missing.

Vietnam to brace for super typhoon Goniicon

Vietnam to brace for super typhoon Goni

SOCIETY
31/10/2020

Super typhoon Goni packing winds of more than 200kph is entering the East Sea and is forecast to head toward Vietnam, which has been ravaged by recent storms, in a couple of days.

153 dead and missing, $112.5million lost due to floodsicon

153 dead and missing, $112.5million lost due to floods

SOCIETY
31/10/2020

Storms, heavy rains, landslides and tornadoes in October caused 153 deaths and missing persons, and injured 222, reported the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.

Quang Ngai to evacuate over 12,000 people to avoid floodingicon

Quang Ngai to evacuate over 12,000 people to avoid flooding

SOCIETY
29/10/2020

Quang Ngai is preparing to evacuate over 12,000 residents to avoid flooding in the downstream of the Tra Khuc, Ve and Tra Cau rivers.

Photos show initial impact of Typhoon Molave on central Vietnamicon

Photos show initial impact of Typhoon Molave on central Vietnam

SOCIETY
29/10/2020

With Typhoon Molave making landfall in the central region on October 28, many homes have had their roofs blown off, an array of trees have toppled over, and large swathes of crops have been damaged.

Storm Molave makes landfall in central Vietnamicon

Storm Molave makes landfall in central Vietnam

SOCIETY
29/10/2020

Storm Molave made landfall in central Vietnam at noon on Oct. 28, bringing winds as strong as 115-135km an hour and rainfall of 100-320mm throughout the region.

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". 

Young men save hundreds from floods in Ha Tinhicon

Young men save hundreds from floods in Ha Tinh

SOCIETY
27/10/2020

Now the waters have started to recede in flood-hit Cam Due Commune in central province of Ha Tinh’s Cam Xuyen District, local residents have set up a collective clean-up group.

What cause disasters in central Vietnam?icon

What cause disasters in central Vietnam?

FEATURE
26/10/2020

Many people have died in the central region, thousands of people are living outdoors, and infrastructure has been destroyed by floods and landslides. Why does the central region suffer from disasters every year?

People nationwide dig deep for stricken central regionicon

People nationwide dig deep for stricken central region

SOCIETY
24/10/2020

People nationwide have offered support to residents of the flood-stricken central region in recent days, their hearts touched by the plight of thousands of their compatriots.

Floating shelters house people in Vietnam’s flood-hit areasicon

Floating shelters house people in Vietnam’s flood-hit areas

SOCIETY
23/10/2020

Hundreds of floating shelters have been used to shelter many households in flood-hit areas in the central province of Quang Binh.

Parts of Ha Tinh province isolated due to prolonged heavy rainicon

Parts of Ha Tinh province isolated due to prolonged heavy rain

SOCIETY
21/10/2020

Torrential rains coupled with the discharge of water from reservoirs have engulfed many areas in the central province of Ha Tinh.

Huge efforts made to deal with natural disaster consequencesicon

Huge efforts made to deal with natural disaster consequences

SOCIETY
16/10/2020

Over the past days, great efforts have been made to deal with consequences of torrential rains and floods in line with instructions of PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.