Prime Minister urges proactive response to natural disasters
The Ministry of Health is tasked to take charge of environmental sanitation and disease prevention during and after floods.
18:58, 2020/58/02Vietnam continues to stay alert against Covid-19 in 2021: PM
As Covid-19 remains unpredictable globally, it would be a “big mistake” if Vietnam relaxes the vigilance against the pandemic, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
12:14, 2020/14/01Super typhoon Goni weakens before making landfall in central Vietnam
Meteorologists said that typhoon Goni will cause heavy rains in central Vietnam, from Danang to Quang Ngai.
01:13, 2020/13/31Flooding death toll swells to 230 in central Vietnam
Natural disasters occurred in central Vietnam in October, which were mainly storms, heavy rains, landslides and tornadoes, have caused severe consequences.
16:12, 2020/12/22Vietnam coastline increasingly exposed to natural disasters: WB
Each year, an average of US$852 million – or 0.5% of GDP – and 316,000 jobs in key economic sectors are at risk from riverine and coastal flooding.