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What cause disasters in central Vietnam?icon
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What cause disasters in central Vietnam?

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?

 
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.

Poverty eradication key to sustainable development: PMicon

Poverty eradication key to sustainable development: PM

SOCIETY
18/10/2020

The Party and State always consider poverty eradication a key and urgent task of sustainable development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the annual charity programme “the entire nation joining hands for the poor” on October 17.

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.

Quang Tri: 22 soldiers missing in landslideicon

Quang Tri: 22 soldiers missing in landslide

SOCIETY
18/10/2020

Twenty two military soldiers and officials are missing after a landslide engulfed their camp in the mountainous area of Quang Tri province early October 18.

Memorial service held for 13 hydropower plant landslide victimsicon

Memorial service held for 13 hydropower plant landslide victims

SOCIETY
18/10/2020

A memorial service was held at Military Hospital 268 in Hue city, central Vietnam, on October 18, for 13 officials and soldiers who were buried in a landslide near Rao Trang 3 hydropower plant in Thua Thien-Hue province.

Rescuers search for many people after landslide hits provinceicon

Rescuers search for many people after landslide hits province

SOCIETY
18/10/2020

A number of people are believed to have been buried alive after a landslide hit in the mountainous area of Quang Tri Province last night.

PM sends condolences to families of 13 dead officers and soldiersicon

PM sends condolences to families of 13 dead officers and soldiers

SOCIETY
16/10/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent his deepest condolences to the families and relatives of officers and soldiers, who were buried by a landslide, on their way to Rao Trang 3 Hydropower Plant on a rescue mission in Thua Thien-Hue.

Landslide disaster: Rescue workers search for 17 in debris in central Vietnamicon

Landslide disaster: Rescue workers search for 17 in debris in central Vietnam

SOCIETY
15/10/2020

Rescue forces have been urgently searching for the 17 missing victims of the landslide that has hit the Rao Trang 3 Hydropower Plant in Phong Dien district, Thua Thien Hue province, central Vietnam.

Military forces intensifies rescue operations at Rao Trang 3 Hydropower Planticon

Military forces intensifies rescue operations at Rao Trang 3 Hydropower Plant

SOCIETY
14/10/2020

Rescue forces made up of military personnel, medics, and members of the police have urgently joined rescue efforts to look for the missing victims of a landslide which hit Rao Trang 3 Hydropower Plant in the central province of Thua Thien Hue.

1,000 people deployed for hydropower plant landslide rescueicon

1,000 people deployed for hydropower plant landslide rescue

SOCIETY
14/10/2020

Up to 1,000 people have been sent to search people missing in connection with the landslides at Rao Trang 3 hydropower plant in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.

Western sea dyke needs urgent protectionicon

Western sea dyke needs urgent protection

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
19/08/2020

Many sections of the western sea dyke in Ca Mau and Kien Giang provinces in the Mekong Delta have seriously eroded and could collapse at any time if prompt protective measures are not taken.

Ben Tre province repairs eroded riverbank sectionicon

Ben Tre province repairs eroded riverbank section

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
16/08/2020

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre is restoring a section along the banks of Ba Lai river that eroded when a temporary dam was removed along the banks.

Drought in Mekong Delta worsens due to hydropower, water diversionicon

Drought in Mekong Delta worsens due to hydropower, water diversion

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/07/2020

Since countries in the upper course of the Mekong River have diverted water, problems related to drought, saline intrusion and landslides in Mekong Delta have become worse.

Mekong Delta copes with depression, landslide in advance of rainy seasonicon

Mekong Delta copes with depression, landslide in advance of rainy season

SOCIETY
29/05/2020

Depression has already occurred in many places in the coastal provinces of Ca Mau and Kien Giang in the Mekong Delta during the severe drought season this year, 

Landslides in Mekong Delta attributed to sand exploitationicon

Landslides in Mekong Delta attributed to sand exploitation

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
31/01/2020

The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Mekong River Commission (MRC) say the river bed of Mekong’s two main tributaries in Mekong Delta fell by 1.4 meters in 1998-2008 due to sand overexploitation.

Landslides in Mekong Delta reach alarming levelsicon

Landslides in Mekong Delta reach alarming levels

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/12/2019

Mekong Delta has weak vulnerable geological structure, so any event in nature or human activities will have great influence on the land.