News for: Natural Disaster Prevention and Control

Tropical depression to become storm

07/03/2019 09:00

VTV.vn - A tropical depression in the East Sea is forecast to strengthen into a storm / and bring massive rainfall to the northern and north-central provinces, according to the National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.


Children to be protected from natural disasters related to water

06/03/2019 15:23

A launch ceremony on preventing disasters related to water for children and students during flood season was held on Sunday in the northern province of Hòa Bình.

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Focus on natural calamity control

01/03/2019 08:59

Projects to prepare for natural disasters and respond to climate change will be further enhanced this year, according to instructions from the National Committee for Natural Calamity Prevention.


Over 1,200 tonnes of seed to assist disaster-hit provinces

12/06/2018 17:10

The Vietnamese Government has decided to distribute 1,200 tonnes of seeds for people in areas that were affected by natural disasters this year.nbsp;

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Storm Number 9 weakens into tropical depression

11/26/2018 08:59

Storm No.9, internationally known as Usagi, lashed the south-central and south-eastern regions from Ninh Thuận to Bến Tre provinces with heavy rains and strong winds yesterdaynbsp;(Sunday)nbsp;before weakening into a tropical depression.nbsp;


Storm Damrey makes landfall in south central coast

11/05/2017 08:51

VTV.vn - Storm Damrey has wreaked havoc in the south central coast of Vietnam after landing the region on November 4 morning.


Typhoon Damrey kills 20, wrecks havoc

11/04/2017 22:09

Typhoon Damrey kills 20, wrecks havoc

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Storm Damrey strengthens to level 15

11/03/2017 14:59

The power of storm No 12, internationally called storm Damrey, which is forecasted to hit the central and southern regions, has been strengthened and it is moving toward the west, according tonbsp;National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting

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Flood-caused damage amounts to 35 million USD in Hoa Binh

10/17/2017 09:11

VTV.vn - Total damage caused by prolonged downpours and floods in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh has exceeded 800 billion VND (35.2 million USD), according to the province’s steering board for disaster prevention, search and rescue.


Northern, central areas brace for Storm Guchol

09/06/2017 20:09

A tropical depression near Luzon Island of the Philippines is predicted to strengthen into Typhoon Guchol, which will land in the East Sea, according tonbsp;the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.


68 dead, missing, injured in floods in northern localities

08/08/2017 09:53

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.


Prompt actions requested to deal with flood aftermath

08/06/2017 05:02

VTV.vn - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered the authorities of the northern mountainous provinces, to augment their efforts in response to the torrential rains and floods that have wreaked havoc in the region over the last few days.

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Prompt action on flood aftermath

08/05/2017 11:07

VTV.vn - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered authorities of northern mountainous provinces along with agencies and ministries to augment efforts in response to torrential rains and floods wreaking havoc in the region over the last few days.

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Stranded foreign ship towed ashore

07/02/2017 19:11

VTV.vn - A foreign vessel stranded in the waters off the central province of Binh Thuan has been towed ashore, according to the Office of the provincial Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control on July 2.

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Localities urged to prepare for natural disasters

06/02/2017 08:59

Meteorology and agriculture experts have urged localities to take initiative in responding to natural disasters as the disasters are forecast to be more severe this year but the preparation of Việt Nam is still weak.


Save the Children finances natural disaster response project in Tien Giang

03/24/2017 13:57

VTV.vn - Save the Children in Vietnam, a non-profit organisation, has funded a project on building capacity to respond to natural disasters and enhance access to clean water and hygiene in coastal areas in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang.


Related meetings within first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting

02/19/2017 11:00

VTV.vn - A number of meetings have been held within the framework of the first Senior Officials’ Meeting of APEC in Nha Trang City, in the south central province of Khanh Hoa.


Efforts strengthened to restore production after floods

12/22/2016 18:00

VTV.vn - The central region is stepping up recovery efforts after widespread flooding in recent days has swept through and caused heavy damages in the region.

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Floods claim the lives of 17 in central region

12/19/2016 14:00

VTV.vn - The current flooding in the central region so far has claimed the lives of 17 people, while two are missing and 14 have been injured since December 12.

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Preparing for Typhoon Sarika

10/17/2016 10:00

VTV.vn - Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng asked the government to make all-out effort to deal with Typhoon Sarika, which entered the East Sea on Sunday as the seventh storm this year.


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