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Vietnam hit with severe hot weather

Hot weather has hit northern Vietnam from Wednesday, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Cold and rainy weather predicted for the north

The northern region will experience cold and rainy weather in the next 10 days.

Northern region records hottest first weeks in 50 years

The northern region has experienced the hottest first two weeks of the year in the past 50 years, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Northern Vietnam reports highest number of death from rabies

Northern Vietnam remains the region with the highest number of death from rabies, accounting for 80 percent of the country’s mortality, deputy director of the Department of Preventive Medicine Dang Quang Tan said at a meeting yesterday.


Death toll rises as floods and landslides ravage northern region

The death toll in the north continues to rise after flooding and landslides ravaged some mountainous areas in Thanh Hoa, Lao Cai, Son La, Phu Tho and Dien Bien provinces.

Fruit farmers strike it rich in northern Vietnam

Nguyen Van Hoang in Vinh Phuc Province won the Outstanding Vietnamese Farmer award last year for successfully developing a red dragon fruit plantation which earned him VND1.3 billion.

Cold spell to bring rain to northern Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF) said that a cold spell is forecast to hit northern Vietnam starting on Wednesday.

Cold wave hits northern Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – A cold wave from the north is affecting the northern and central provinces from Friday, said the National Hydro-Meteorology Forecast Centre.

Happiness road in northern Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – There’s a road named Hanh Phuc (Happiness) in Ha Giang Province – the northernmost point of Vietnam.

In photos: Romance of the northern winter

 VietNamNet Bridge - Despite of the cold weather, Hanoi, Ha Giang, Moc Chau ... are very beautiful with yellow mustard flower fields, with roads covered by mist or little ethnic minority girls with pink cheeks because of the dry weather.

VNAT to rally Gov’t support for tourism promotion fund

 The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) will seek the Government’s approval for a scheme to create funds for tourism promotion by charging hotels US$1 for one-night stay of each international visitor.

In photos: Northern Vietnam ravaged after storm Haiyan

 VietNamNet Bridge – Super-storm Haiyan swept through Quang Ninh, Hai Phong and Thai Binh last night, leaving falling trees and broken billboards on the street. In Hanoi, many trees were also uprooted.

Hail in nine provinces, one died

VietNamNet Bridge - According to statistics, hail has appeared in nine localities, leaving one dead, 44 injured and tens of thousands of houses damaged.

North Vietnam to get warmer

VietNamNet Bridge - The cold air is weakening, making the temperature in northern Vietnam gradually increase this week.