Yen Bai heavily damaged following severe floods
17/10/2017 (GMT+7)
The flash floods hit the districts of Tram Tau, Van Chan, Van Yen and Nghia Lo township caused inundation and landslides in a wide scale, causing heavy damage.

Death toll in floods climbs to 54, Hoa Binh hardest hit
13/10/2017 (GMT+7)
 Widespread floods triggered by a tropical depression over the past few days have killed 54 people as of 22:00 pm on October 12, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control. 


 
Hoa Binh: 41 died, injured, missing in floods, landslides
13/10/2017 (GMT+7)
 Devastating rains, floods, and landsides left 32 people dead and missing and nine others injured in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh as of 7 am on October 13.

Floods cause severe damage in northern and central Vietnam
12/10/2017 (GMT+7)
 Downpours triggered by the tropical low pressure system over the past two days have threatened to overflow reservoirs and have caused serious damage to houses and roads across the northern and central regions.


 
Floods reach 40-year historic levels in many northern rivers
12/10/2017 (GMT+7)
 The National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting said flood water in many rivers could rise above the historic levels for the past four decades, urging localities to scale up vigilance.

Seven deaths, four missing in floods reported in Thanh Hoa
12/10/2017 (GMT+7)
Floods following downpours triggered by a tropical depression over the last few days had killed seven people and left four others missing in the central province of Thanh Hoa by 17:00 on October 11. 


 
Yen Bai: 16 people killed, missing in floods
11/10/2017 (GMT+7)
 Torrential rains brought by a tropical low pressure system on October 10 and 11 triggered floods in the northern province of Yen Bai, which caused 16 people dead and missing as of 13:00 pm on October 11. 

Floods bring alluvium to fields in Mekong Delta
05/10/2017 (GMT+7)
Floods season brings more alluvium and washes away alum and pesticide. During the season, fields have time to ‘relax’, while parasitic creatures are killed and farmers can save money for the next crop.


 
Mekong Delta faces three big challenges: Climate change, hydropower
04/10/2017 (GMT+7)
Mekong Delta, the rice granary of Vietnam, is facing three big challenges due to the impact of climate change, unsustainable development and hydropower plants on the Mekong River.

No cash means no resettlement houses
19/09/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Nearly 200 households in northern Ninh Binh Province have been in serious danger of landslides and flash floods for years, with resettlement funds yet to materialise.


 
When nature has taken her toll on us
09/09/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Floods in early August in northern Viet Nam killed 27 people and washed away hundreds of homes, causing damage estimated at more than US$43 million.

Bikinis for flood victims?
16/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Many people didn’t know whether to laugh or cry when they saw a photo of a man in flood-hit Muong La District in the northern province of Son La wearing a skirt.


 
Northern localities asked to brace for torrential rain, floods
14/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 Provinces and cities in northern Vietnam have been requested to prepare to deal with flood and landslides in the region.

Social News 11/8
11/08/2017 (GMT+7)
National Day: 300 additional buses in Hanoi, Japan helps operate reservoirs, manage floods, 61 entries submitted to Nha Trang Sea Festival logo contest, Tour operators requested to adjust holidays to China’s earthquake-hit area



 
Floods damage rice crops in Mekong Delta
09/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Farmers in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta are harvesting their summer-autumn rice crop earlier than usual because of earlier than usual flooding.

Floods in northern Vietnam cause $41 million in damage
09/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 Floods in northern Vietnam cause $41 million in damage


 
68 dead, missing, injured in floods in northern localities
07/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 Recent heavy rains and flash floods have taken the lives of 26 people and left 15 others missing and 27 injured in the northern mountainous provinces.

17 dead, 12 missing in floods in Yen Bai, Son La provinces
07/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 As of August 5, heavy rains and floods took the lives of five people and left nine other missing in Yen Bai. 


 
Early floods threaten Mekong rice fields
06/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 Early season flooding and heavy rainfall have severely damaged thousands of hectares of rice fields in the Mekong Delta province of Long An.

Dozens dead, missing in flash floods in the north
04/08/2017 (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – More than 30 people are dead or missing after tragically damaging rains and floods hit northern mountainous provinces over the past three days.


 

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