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Flash floods leave northern Vietnamese high and dry

Storm Son Tinh turned into a depression as it made landfall last week, but it has still left many dead, missing and homeless in northern Vietnam.

Streets become streams in Hanoi as tropical depression rages

Heavy rainfall from Friday night to Saturday morning inundated several parts of the city, with some areas under ...

Non-stop rain has Hanoians wading in knee-deep waters

Continuous rain has seen capital city streets flooded with waters rising as high as 50cm in some areas.
July 21, 2018 | 05:13 pm GMT+7

Storm Son Tinh gains strength, set to hit Vietnam's central provinces soon

Tropical storm Son Tinh has gotten stronger and is forecast to make landfall in Vietnam’s central provinces on Wednesday night.
July 18, 2018 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

Rough sea strands thousands of tourists on Vietnam's northern island

All ships have been prohibited from traveling to or leaving Co To Island due to strong winds.
June 25, 2018 | 09:28 pm GMT+7

Chinese boats refuse to help Vietnamese boats in distress

20 boats that sought shelter from rough weather were driven off Hoang Sa Islands.
June 19, 2018 | 07:03 pm GMT+7

Flood damage would double without coral reefs: study

Vietnam is among countries that would become significantly more vulnerable to flooding with coral erosion.
June 13, 2018 | 09:21 am GMT+7

Thunderstorms knock down trees, send Saigon traffic into chaos

Uprooted trees crush cars and motorbikes during strong wind bursts on Thursday afternoon.
June 07, 2018 | 08:27 pm GMT+7

7 desserts to cool Hanoi's hot summer

Hanoi's hot and humid summer can feel stressful and exhausting, so save yourself with these soft bites.
May 26, 2018 | 05:19 am GMT+7

Return of rainy season brings chaos to Saigon streets

Three days into the six-month rainy season, and the city is already under water.
May 09, 2018 | 02:12 pm GMT+7

Sweat it out: Saigonese struggle as heat wave bakes city

Saigon is going through extreme summer heat in the end of April, prompting people to resort to various cooling methods.
April 29, 2018 | 11:11 am GMT+7

Lightning kills 3 in Vietnam as monsoon season starts

Two were killed in the Central Highlands and the other in Hanoi the day after.
April 27, 2018 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

Over 1,500 houses damaged, farms devastated as hailstorms hit northern Vietnam

The storms have left many without a roof over their heads and destroyed crops that were ready for harvest.
April 16, 2018 | 11:04 am GMT+7

Storm Sanba forecast to hit Vietnamese waters during Tet holiday

If Sanba continues on the current course, it will be Vietnam's second storm in 2018.
February 11, 2018 | 10:45 pm GMT+7

Severe cold snap to grip northern Vietnam over coming week

Sa Pa and its highland sisters will be freezing while temperatures in Hanoi will drop below 10 degrees Celsius.
February 01, 2018 | 12:09 pm GMT+7
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