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Three killed as prolonged rains ravage Vietnam province

Flash floods and lightning that came with torrential rains in the central province of Nghe An this week have left three people dead.

With high tide peaking, Saigon braces for heavy flooding

High tides in Saigon are expected to peak at the record 1.77 meters on Monday, heavily flooding several areas in the city.

Three dead, 300 schools closed as heavy rains batter northern province

Torrential downpours Monday and Tuesday have resulted in three deaths, flooding and paralyzed traffic in the northern province of Thai Nguyen.
September 11, 2019 | 10:35 am GMT+7

Flooding death toll rises to six in central Vietnam

At least six people died and nine were missing as of Thursday as rains and flooding battered central Vietnam for three days.
September 06, 2019 | 02:33 pm GMT+7

200 families marooned as floods submerge central Vietnam

People in Ha Tinh Province have been overwhelmed as flooding triggered by torrential rains and waters discharged by hydropower plants inundate central Vietnam.
September 06, 2019 | 11:23 am GMT+7

11 missing as tropical depression hits central Vietnam

11 people have gone missing as tropical depression Kajiki approached over the East Sea and made landfall in central Vietnam Tuesday.
September 04, 2019 | 05:04 pm GMT+7

Storm Podul devolves into tropical depression

Storm Podul weakened into a tropical depression after making landfall in central Vietnam Friday morning, still threatening to trigger heavy rains.
August 30, 2019 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Greenhouses, deforestation in focus as flooding toll rises in Central Highlands

Greenhouses and deforestation are looming large as floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in the Central Highlands have killed 10 people.
August 10, 2019 | 08:02 pm GMT+7

Over 1,500 stuck on flooded Phu Quoc island as airlines cancel service

Continuous downpours flooded the runway of Phu Quoc airport on Friday and prompted airlines to cancel flights, leaving 1,560 passengers stranded.
August 10, 2019 | 10:09 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s largest island suffers historic flooding

As Phu Quoc Island experiences the worst flood in its history, officials point fingers at climate change and urbanization.
August 09, 2019 | 05:05 pm GMT+7

Laos seeks Vietnam's help to search for flash flood victims

Authorities in Laos's Viengxay District have sought Vietnam’s assistance to look for seven people missing in the aftermath of storm Wipha.
August 07, 2019 | 08:53 am GMT+7

Hundreds of families evacuated as torrential rains inundate Phu Quoc

Several areas on Phu Quoc Island are flooded following three days of heavy rains since Friday, forcing hundreds of families to evacuate.
August 06, 2019 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Five killed, 14 missing as storm Wipha peters out

At least five people died and 14 people have been listed missing after storm Wipha made landfall in Vietnam Friday night.
August 04, 2019 | 10:10 pm GMT+7

Commuters struggle as downpour floods Hanoi streets

A heavy downpour on Thursday afternoon inundated several Hanoi streets, stranding cars and motorbikes.
July 25, 2019 | 08:21 pm GMT+7

China polluting Vietnam's border rivers, warns military general

Many rivers and streams along the Vietnam-China border are being polluted by China's development activities, a senior military officer warned.
May 31, 2019 | 10:01 am GMT+7
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