Typhoon Rammasun makes landfall in northern Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Typhoon Rammasun makes landfall in northern Vietnam

Typhoon Rammasun bringing with it heavy rain and strong winds made landfall on Mong Cai city in the northern province of Quang Ninh early this morning after slamming neighboring China’s Hainan island and killing a local man on Friday mid-afternoon.

Keywords: 

Japanese disaster prevention project helps Quang Nam

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 5 month(s) ago

Japanese disaster prevention project helps Quang Nam

A workshop took place in the central province of Quang Nam on February 27 to kick-start a Japanese-funded project on raising the capacity of students and coastal residents to minimise disaster risks.

Keywords: 

President Sang visits Phu Yen to shore up local living conditions

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 5 month(s) ago

President Sang visits Phu Yen to shore up local living conditions

President Truong Tan Sang on Saturday asked the central province of Phu Yen to conduct a survey on the need to support local fishermen and those who live in areas vulnerable to climate change.

Keywords: 

President Sang visits Phu Yen to shore up local living conditions

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 5 month(s) ago

President Sang visits Phu Yen to shore up local living conditions

President Truong Tan Sang on Saturday asked the central province of Phu Yen to conduct a survey on the need to support local fishermen and those who live in areas vulnerable to climate change.

Keywords: 

Firms asked to pay for disaster control effort

0 vote(s)Comment

SaigonTimes English 7 month(s) ago

HCMC – To help localities finance fighting natural disasters, local enterprises will probably have to pay between VND1 million and VND100 million each annually as part of their operational expenses.

Keywords: 

Fund for natural disaster prevention to be established

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

Fund for natural disaster prevention to be established

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s total property losses from storms and flooding during the last three years exceeded 50 trillion VND (about 2.36 billion USD), half of the figure was recorded in 2013.

Keywords: 

Fund for natural disaster prevention to be established

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 7 month(s) ago

Vietnam’s total property losses from storms and flooding during the last three years exceeded about US$2.36 billion, half of the figure was recorded in 2013.

Keywords: 

Disaster response to become part of HCMC curriculum

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 8 month(s) ago

Disaster response to become part of HCMC curriculum

Ho Chi Minh City educators are planning to make disaster response part of the official curriculum at local schools after rainwater inundated city streets in one of the worst flashfloods recorded in recent years earlier this month.

Keywords: 

More support for central region victims

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo QĐND English 8 month(s) ago

More support for central region victims

PANO - Some 200 gifts were given to storm victims in Nhon Binh and Nhon Phu wards, Quy Nhon City, Binh Dinh Province, on November 21st by the Central Natural Disaster Prevention Support Fund.

Keywords: 

ASEM Summit examines climate change adaptation

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 9 month(s) ago 2 related news

ASEM Summit examines climate change adaptation

(VOV) - On November 18-19, Hanoi hosts an Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit on natural disaster prevention and relief in response to increasing concerns over climate change.

Keywords: 

Quang Ngai has fifth natural disaster response station

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo QĐND English 9 month(s) ago

Quang Ngai has fifth natural disaster response station

Ground-breaking ceremony for the station in March, 2013. Photo: qmt.vn

Keywords: 

Quang Ngai has fifth natural disaster response station

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 9 month(s) ago

A communal medical station that also serves as a shelter for local people from natural disasters was put into operation in the central province of Quang Ngai on October 25, the fifth of its kind in the locality.

Keywords: 

Vietnam works with ASEAN on disaster response

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 10 month(s) ago

Vietnam works with ASEAN on disaster response

(VOV) -Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has affirmed Vietnam’s willingness to cooperate with ASEAN members in coping with natural disasters.

Keywords: 

Ministry to spend VND10 billion to rebuild firecracker factory

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 10 month(s) ago

Ministry to spend VND10 billion to rebuild firecracker factory

The Ministry of Defense will use VND10 billion (US$ 474,114) from the Fund for Natural Disaster Prevention to rebuild the Z121 firecracker factory and compensate households who suffered losses in the recent explosion.

Keywords: 

Vietnam to see longer heat waves and harsh storms

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 10 month(s) ago

Vietnam to see longer heat waves and harsh storms

VietNamNet Bridge – Longer heat waves and strong storms are forecast to hit Viet Nam in coming years, with long summer monsoons in the northern region to decrease.

Keywords: 

Top page