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Hanoi plans to release flooding map on April 15

Hanoi Sewerage and Drainage Limited Company has been finalizing a map to mark flood-prone areas in Hanoi ahead of the rainy season.

HCM City borrows $400 million in fight against flooding

The money will be spent on multiple anti-flooding projects in Ho Chi Minh City over the next five years.

Flash floods ravage northern Vietnam, cut off access to popular resort town

Four people have been confirmed dead in the worst flooding to hit Lao Cai Province since 2008.
August 05, 2016 | 04:05 pm GMT+7

Roadwork dust chokes inner Ho Chi Minh City

Dust billowing off an unfinished road has turned a residential area into a desert.
September 07, 2016 | 06:19 pm GMT+7

Torrential rain causes traffic chaos in Hanoi

A downpour on Saturday afternoon submerges many streets in Hanoi.
September 25, 2016 | 06:00 am GMT+7

Saigon floodpocalypse sends social media into meltdown

If you can still swim, take a picture.
September 27, 2016 | 11:58 am GMT+7

Saigon treads water after massive deluge

It's probably best to leave the scooter at home if you want to get out in Saigon today.
September 27, 2016 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

Severe flooding drowns out Ho Chi Minh City taxi drivers

When it rains heavily, money is not enough to make taxi drivers risk the streets of Ho Chi Minh City.
September 30, 2016 | 02:41 pm GMT+7

You can't predict the weather: Saigon soaked in surprise downpour

Weather forecasters got it wrong, making it doubly annoying for residents.
October 03, 2016 | 12:06 pm GMT+7

As strong stench pervades Saigon air, homebuyers now use their noses

Properties in some of the most affluent neighborhoods become less desirable due to a pungent odor that has plagued southern districts.
October 04, 2016 | 02:54 pm GMT+7

Saigon under threat again as tidal flooding, rains loom

The city has just recovered from the nightmarish flooding caused by heavy rains late last month.
October 11, 2016 | 09:36 am GMT+7

Floods leave 8 dead, 10 missing in central Vietnam

Dozens of foreign tourists were among passengers stranded.
October 15, 2016 | 02:11 pm GMT+7

Boy washed into sewer as heavy rain triggers flash floods in southern Vietnam

Rescue workers are still searching for the missing eight-year-old.
October 17, 2016 | 10:27 am GMT+7

Flooded schools in central Vietnam rush to get back to normal

A clean-up operation is already underway to clear mud and muck from schools.
October 17, 2016 | 11:32 am GMT+7

Saigon keeps calm and carries on amid floods and high tides

A rural penninsula in the city's Binh Thanh District has grown accustomed to an annual invasion of floodwater.
October 18, 2016 | 02:34 pm GMT+7
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