Social News 30/9
30/09/2015 (GMT+7)
 Police arrest women with rare turtles in luggage, Rumours hit big-drumstick chicken trademark, Funding shortage hinders Viet Nam HIV/AIDS fight, Thousands live in danger of floods, Thanh Hoa to fight against child marriage

Mekong Delta farmers warned climate change to affect livelihood
24/09/2015 (GMT+7)
If there are no reasonable solutions to adapt to climate change, Mekong River Delta residents will have to scale down their agricultural production in the near future, or go bankrupt because of lack of materials for production.

Floods kill four in Nghe An
22/09/2015 (GMT+7)
 Floods caused by torrential rains over the past few days killed four people in the central province of Nghe An as of September 21, the provincial Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Search-and-Rescue reported.

HCM City struggles to cope with record rainfall, floods
21/09/2015 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Heavy rain continued to flood parts of southern HCM City last Saturday as the city's billion dollars worth of anti-flooding infrastructure could not drain the water out fast enough.

Social News 20/9
20/09/2015 (GMT+7)
 Norway helps Vietnam surmount bomb, mine aftermaths, Eight dead as floods raging in central Vietnam, Lack of cash ends resettlement work, Pollution kills millions of Quang Tri shrimp, Bac Ninh gets specialised technology centre

10 memorable photos of the flooding in Saigon on Sept 15
18/09/2015 (GMT+7)
Heavy rains on the afternoon and evening of September 15 in HCM City caused deep flooding in many areas. Some people went to the street to catch fish or play on floats. The next morning, some locations were still submerged under 0.5m of water.

Japan floods: Rescue work continues amid deadly floods
11/09/2015 (GMT+7)
 Rescue work is continuing across northeast Japan, where at least three people have died in severe flooding and many remain stranded.

Philippines: Typhoon Goni leaves trail of destruction
24/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 Ten people have been killed as Typhoon Goni dumped torrential rain in the northern Philippines, triggering landslides and floods, officials say.

Social News 22/8
22/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 Riverside landslides to hit Saigon & Dong Nai rivers, Accident inside Hai Van tunnel kills one, Man killed in flash floods after heavy rain in Son La, Wild animals found in Hue passenger van, Tobacco company in Bac Ninh catches fire

Tiny charitable acts can make a big difference
16/08/2015 (GMT+7)
"Do charity" is a term we've heard more often than usual these days, as Quang Ninh Province and several localities in the northern region have been battered by prolonged torrential rains, flash floods and landslides over the past week.

Halong Bay facing environmental pollution after floods
11/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 Environmentalists warn recent prolonged flooding in northern Quang Ninh Province has washed tonnes of coal dust and metal into Halong Bay, threatening its fragile ecosystem.

Typhoon Soudelor: Trail of damage in south-east China
10/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 At least 14 people have died in south-eastern China after a powerful typhoon caused floods and mudslides.

Territorial rains and floods: Natural or human disaster?
05/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge - According to some experts, the heavy consequences suffered by Quang Ninh province after the recent torrential rains and floods were caused by natural disasters but also by man.

Floods seen hitting coal supply for power plants
05/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 A severe coal undersupply for a number of thermal power stations is looming large as floods triggered by torrential rain have affected coal mines in Quang Ninh Province, the nation’s biggest coal producing area.

Image: Parts of Thanh Hoa evacuated to avoid floods
05/08/2015 (GMT+7)
Over 100 households in the mountainous districts Quan Hoa, Cam Thuy, and Muong Lat were flooded due to rising water levels in the Ma River.

Rain, floods leave thousands without power
04/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 The North Power Corporation under the Electricity of Vietnam said the record torrential rain and floods have affected the power supply to 27 cities and provinces nationwide.

Floods cause severe damage, 27 deaths
04/08/2015 (GMT+7)
Historic, torrential rain and floods killed 10 more people in the north, bringing the total number of deaths to 27 since the heavy downpour started last month, the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster reported on August 3.

India floods kill more than 100
03/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 Heavy monsoon rains in India have killed more than 100 people in the past week and forced tens of thousands of people to take shelter in relief camps, India's home ministry has said.

Another seven dead, injured by floods in northern region
03/08/2015 (GMT+7)
 Ongoing rains and floods have left another seven dead or injured in the northern provinces of Dien Bien, Lai Chau and Son La, reported the Office of the National Steering Committee on Disaster Prevention and Control on August 2.

Social News 1/8
01/08/2015 (GMT+7)
Traffic cameras to become operational in October, HCM City to raise car registration fees by 5 times from September, Ethnic victims of slavery return home, North Vietnam braces for landslides, floods