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Central Highlands: As floods recede, food shortage concerns surface

Large scale damage caused by flooding in the Central Highlands has given rise to food shortage and pricing concerns.

Rescuers install zip line to get people stranded in Central Highlands flood

Rescuers put up a zip line to rescue victims in the highlands province of Lam Dong Thursday after severe floods destroyed a bridge over a stream.

Six die in Central Highlands flooding

At least six people died Wednesday and Thursday after prolonged, heavy rains triggered floods in the Central Highlands region.
August 08, 2019 | 09:12 pm GMT+7

Mekong Delta province issues emergency warning over coastal erosion

Severe erosion of a sea section prompted authorities in Ca Mau Province to issue an emergency warning on Tuesday.
August 07, 2019 | 06:26 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

Wipha to hit northern Vietnam Friday night, heavy rains forecast

Storm Wipha is expected to make landfall in Quang Ninh Province and neighboring Hai Phong City Friday night with winds of up to 90kph.
August 02, 2019 | 06:53 pm GMT+7

Ha Long Bay bans sailing as storm Wipha near

Quang Ninh Province has banned sailing in the Ha Long Bay and other tourist spots to avoid accidents from storm Wipha.
August 01, 2019 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Tropical storm Wipha threatens northern Vietnam

A tropical depression intensified into a tropical storm Wednesday and lay centered 230 kilometers northeast of Vietnam's Paracel Islands.
July 31, 2019 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Two killed, three injured in northern Vietnam landslides

At least two people have died and three severely injured as landslide-struck houses collapsed in Ha Giang Province on Sunday and Monday.
July 30, 2019 | 01:29 pm 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

Global warming’s the fight of our lives. We’re losing it

With the biggest culprits failing to act on climate disaster, the human race does not have much long left.
May 23, 2019 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

780,000 evacuated in India ahead of major cyclone

Nearly 800,000 people in India's eastern coastal districts have been evacuated ahead of the expected arrival of a major cyclone packing winds of up to 200 kilometers (125 miles) per hour.
May 02, 2019 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Indonesia flood death toll tops 100, dozens still missing

The death toll from flash floods and landslides that tore through Indonesia's Papua region has topped 100 with dozens more still missing.
March 20, 2019 | 03:34 pm GMT+7
 
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