Central region, Central Highlands areas need new flood maps
14/11/2016 (GMT+7)
The water discharge which caused heavy floods in lower Phu Yen province days ago reflected poor management over the operation of hydropower plants on Ba River, experts have said. 

Massive lobster deaths caused by floods in Phu Yen
07/11/2016 (GMT+7)
 Lobster farmers in the south-central province of Phu Yen are suffering huge financial losses after their stock died in the recent floods.


 
Social News 5/11
05/11/2016 (GMT+7)
 Driver helps woman give birth in taxi, Supreme People’s Court works on special amnesty, AO victims receive rehabilitation house, Consecutive floods devastate central provinces, Hanoi hosts int’l conference on emigration

Floods kill four in central region, more torrential rains forecasted
04/11/2016 (GMT+7)
 Floods triggered by torrential rains have killed four people, injured 12 and left one missing in the central provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh and Quang Tri as of November 3 morning.


 
Repeated floods bring people in central VN exhaustion
02/11/2016 (GMT+7)
 Lovers of literature in Vietnam will have the chance to meet well-known French/Belgian novelist Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt on November 9 in Hanoi.

Floods woes continue for central region
01/11/2016 (GMT+7)
 Severe floods are expected as the river water level is rising swiftly in the central provinces of Quang Binh and Ha Tinh provinces, which were devastated by historic floods earlier this month. 


 
Floods occur again in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh
31/10/2016 (GMT+7)
 Severe floods are expected as the river water level is rising swiftly in the central Quang Binh and Ha Tinh provinces, which were devastated by historic floods earlier this month.

Belated floods disappoint Mekong Delta farmers
17/10/2016 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Every year, the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta awaits its “flooding season” with bated breath.


 
Floods leave 21 dead in central Vietnam
17/10/2016 (GMT+7)
 At least 21 people have died, eight are missing, and many are injured after severe flooding hit a number of central provinces.

Travel firms shun floating tours in absence of floods in Mekong Delta
17/10/2016 (GMT+7)
 Tour operators in HCM City have had to drop so-called floating tours to the Mekong Delta from September to November, which is supposed to be the flooding season in the delta, as floods have not come to the region this year.


 
Social News 16/10
16/10/2016 (GMT+7)
 Prompt actions made to cope with floods in central region, PM launches national movement to support the poor, Vietnamese women rescued from prostitution in Malaysia, Outstanding farmers honoured in Hanoi

With no floods, Mekong Delta farmers suffer losses
16/10/2016 (GMT+7)
Many specialties of the flooding season in the southwestern region of Vietnam and the Mekong Delta like linh fish, dien dien flowers, shrimp, fish, crabs and snails are scarce as the usual floods have not come.


 
Mekong Delta to lack sufficient water in future, experts warn
11/10/2016 (GMT+7)
Mekong Delta – the ‘land of rivers and water’  – is predicted to lack water in the future, experts warned at a conference on climate change and water resource management in late September. 

HCM City to continue suffering from serious floods
11/10/2016 (GMT+7)
 Serious floods are likely to recur in Ho Chi Minh City, especially low-lying and inner areas, in the next 10 days as tidal surges will rise quickly from October 11-20, said the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting. 


 
Tropical low-pressure system forms in East Sea
04/10/2016 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – This month’s first tropical low-pressure system, forming over the southern part of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Archipelago, is predicted to bring strong winds, torrential rainfall and whirlwinds from the sea.

VN builds maps to warn of natural calamilties
19/09/2016 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam is among the five countries most affected by high rates of natural calamity in the world. It has experienced great loss of human life and property damage,


 
HCM City sees floods after rains, high tides
19/09/2016 (GMT+7)
 People in HCM City struggled to commute on the flooded streets as the city witnessed heavy rainfall and high tides late yesterday afternoon.

Floods in Mekong Delta region become fewer
16/09/2016 (GMT+7)
 Floods in Mekong Delta region become fewer


 
Mekong Delta waits for floods
12/09/2016 (GMT+7)
 The lives of thousands of farmers in the Mekong River Delta that depend on “rising-water” season are threatened by the possibility that the floods will not come this year.

Forested area down due to floods
06/09/2016 (GMT+7)
 The planted forest area in Vietnam reached 128,800 hectares in the first eight months of this year, a year-on-year decline of 8.7 percent, due to floods in northern mountainous provinces in August.


 

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