China, Taiwan, Japan and the Koreas will experience more violent typhoons under climate change, said researchers Monday, presenting evidence for a recent rise in storm intensity caused by ocean warming.
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A total of 90 people have been killed in natural disasters in Vietnam so far this year as experts say extreme weather conditions are becoming harder to predict.
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According to the Southern region’s Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center, tropical low pressure is going to respectively appear in the northeastern territorial water of East Sea on August 14- 20, even it is forecast able to develop into new typhoons.
“Localities need to actively respond to possible super- typhoons and tropical low pressure within next months” stressed Deputy Director of the Southern region’s Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center Mr. Dang Van Dung at a short interview with Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper’s reporter.
Vietnam has suffered natural disasters in last months of this year.(Photo:SGGP)
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Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development yesterday held a conference in Hanoi to review about anti- flooding works for two typhoons Mirinea and Nida, under the chair of Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.
Typhoons Mirinea causes serious damages. (Photo:SGGP)
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TAIPEI, July 8 - Super typhoon Nepartak hit eastern Taiwan early on Friday, driving thousands of people from their homes, disrupting power supplies and forcing the cancellation of more than 500 flights, emergency authorities said.
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Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked relevant agencies to bolster their preparations against extreme weather like typhoons, prolonged drought and massive floods, as they are forecast to hit Viet Nam heavily in the next five years.
Bangkok, January 26 – In the Pacific Islands, many children don’t have enough safe water to drink and their education has been interrupted as a result of the severe, ongoing El Ninõ. Meanwhile, children in DPR Korea are struggling to recover from drought, and children in Myanmar are trapped in ongoing internal conflicts. These are just some of the children in the region caught in a series of conflicts and natural disasters, who need urgent help to survive.
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The Philippine National Food Authority (NFA) is planning to import more rice from Vietnam and Thailand in an effort to have a sufficiency of rice throughout the country this year.
The Philippines has secured a $500 million credit line from the World Bank to support efforts to manage risks posed by natural disasters.
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MANILA, Dec 16 - Nine people were killed and hundreds spent the night huddled on their roofs in the central Philippines as floods generated by a powerful typhoon inundated villages, disaster officials said on Wednesday.
Tattered lanterns, festive lights and tin roofs littered towns in the central Philippines on Tuesday after Typhoon Melor swept through, killing at least four people and leaving millions without power ahead of Christmas.
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VietNamNet Bridge – Deputy Director of the National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting Le Thanh Hai spoke to Vietnam News about the influence of El Nino and climate change on Vietnam.
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Deputy Director of the National Centre for Hydrometeorological Forecasting Le Thanh Hai spoke to the Vietnam News about the influence of El Nino and climate change on Vietnam.
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VietNamNet Bridge - Many areas in the central region are suffering from severe drought and saline intrusion.
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