The Prime Minister yesterday asked the Ministry of Public Security to urgently investigate a case in which the chairman and some agency leaders of the northern province of Bac Ninh were threatened after proposing to stop a passage dredging project in Cau River for sand overexploitation causing landslide.
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Members of a council under Vietnam’s tourism ministry were unanimous in their voting on Thursday to nominate U.S. filmmaker Jordan Charles Vogt-Roberts, director of the Hollywood blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island,” to a four-year term as the country’s tourism ambassador.
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HCM City will undertake 14 projects to prevent erosion, including dredging of vulnerable waterways, at a cost of over VND1.7 trillion (US$75 million) this year, according to its Inland Waterway Management Division.
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At least 20 miners were killed and two others injured due to a recent landslide in Phakhant town, Myanmar’s northern state of Kachin, according to the country’s Ministry of Information on December 29.
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The death toll from a landslide that impacted a village near Nha Trang in south-central Vietnam on Tuesday morning has risen to four, with authorities confirming search and rescue efforts had ended later the same day.
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At least two people have been killed and multiple others trapped by a landslide that occurred at dawn on Tuesday in Nha Trang in south-central Vietnam.
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Two people were killed and two others remain missing in a landslide in Nha Trang City early Tuesday morning, local authorities said.
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The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center reported that floodwaters are still rising on local rivers from Thua Thien- Hue to Quang Ngai provinces.
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Nha Trang, a famous beach city in the south-central Vietnamese province of Khanh Hoa, has been devastated by a destructive flood, which damaged many streets and houses and caused landslide at multiple locations.
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The flood situation in the central provinces from Quang Ngai to Ninh Thuan has continued to worsen because of the influence of consecutive heavy downpours and water release from the local irrigation reservoirs in the recent days, reported the Department of Natural Disaster Prevention in the Central and Central Highlands region.
Flood level on the river systems is rising rapidly due to heavy rains and water release from the local irrigation reservoirs.
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Continuous floods have ravaged many localities in central Vietnam, especially Binh Dinh and Quang Ngai provinces.
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At least ten people died, one was missing and three were injured because of heavy rain and flash flood in two central provinces of Binh Dinh and Quang Ngai in the recent days, reported the National Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention.
Heavy rain and flood cause serious landslide in the central provinces.
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Many localities in the two central provinces of Quang Nam and Quang Ngai are suffering flooding and landslide because of non- stop heavy rains and flood release from hydropower dams and irrigational works in the recent days, making interrupted traffic.
A tropical low depression caused serious landslides and floods in Ly Thuong Kiet, Dong Da, Le Huan, Nguyen Trai and August 23 Street after it swept through Hue city on October 14.
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Towns and cities in Vietnam’s central region are expected to feel the brunt of a developing depression in the East Vietnam Sea.
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