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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.

One killed, 13 missing as storm Wipha causes flash floods in Thanh Hoa

At least one person died and 13 others are missing as heavy rains triggered by storm Wipha flooded many areas in Thanh Hoa Province.

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

Flooding wreaks traffic chaos on Saigon streets

Torrential rains Wednesday evening flooded several streets in Saigon, stalling many engines and creating traffic mayhem.
July 17, 2019 | 10:52 pm GMT+7

HCMC installs monitoring station on flood-prone street

Ho Chi Minh City authorities are trialing a flood monitoring station with a warning system on one of its most flood-prone streets.
July 15, 2019 | 10:27 am GMT+7

Three killed as heavy rains drench northern Vietnam

Flooding and landslides triggered by torrential rains in northern provinces have left at least three dead in the last three days.
May 29, 2019 | 06:13 pm GMT+7

Saigon expat district wallows in flood waters again

Torrential rains Thursday afternoon submerged many streets in flood-prone Thao Dien, home to the largest expat community in Saigon.
May 10, 2019 | 01:45 pm GMT+7

Hoi An on list of heritage sites at climate change risk

The ancient town of Hoi An is on the list of UNESCO-recognized heritage sites at risk from climate change.
January 09, 2019 | 01:47 pm GMT+7

Three killed as landslide buries houses in central Vietnam

Landslides triggered by heavy rains have buried several houses, killing at least three people in Khanh Hoa Sunday morning.
December 30, 2018 | 11:19 am GMT+7

Natural disasters kill 181, cost Vietnam $858 million in 2018

The number of tropical storms that hit Vietnam this year decreased against 2017, but human and economic losses were severe.
December 24, 2018 | 11:32 am GMT+7

Flooding death toll in central Vietnam climbs to 14

The flooding that engulfed central Vietnam the past days has left at least 14 people dead and one missing, authorities say.
December 12, 2018 | 04:14 pm GMT+7

Death toll rises to eight in central Vietnam deluge

At least eight people have died and two others are missing as heavy downpours flood thousands of houses in central Vietnam.
December 11, 2018 | 01:28 pm GMT+7

Two dead as heavy rains batter central Vietnam

The heavy flooding and landslides triggered by torrential rains in central provinces have left at least two people dead and another injured.
December 10, 2018 | 10:07 am GMT+7

Usagi flooding wipes bridge out, trapping residents on island

Flooding triggered by storm-turned-tropical depression Usagi demolished a 50m long bridge in Khanh Hoa, stranding 300 families.
November 27, 2018 | 10:51 am GMT+7

Sleepless in Saigon: storm Usagi keeps residents up all night

Torrential rains courtesy storm Usagi severely flooded many Saigon streets Sunday, keeping thousands of residents awake throughout the night.
November 26, 2018 | 09:24 am GMT+7
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