Heavy rain forecast for Northern, Central region this holiday weekend

Heavy rain forecast for Northern, Central region this holiday weekend

The National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting announced that due to the effect of the cold air from a low-pressure trench moving to the South of the East Sea, from the evening of April 30, the North of Vietnam is expected to experience heavy rain and thunderstorms. Meanwhile, the waters from Binh Dinh Province to Ca Mau Province are predicted to see showers, thunderstorms, and whirlwinds.

Central region ready for dealing with two storms, tropical depression

Central region ready for dealing with two storms, tropical depression


The Standing Office of the Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control reported that two people were killed, a person is still missing and five people were injured in the recent flood after an unusual extreme rain. Additionally, the heavy rainfall, whirlwinds and big waves capsized 262 vessels, devastated 2,592 floating cages, 88,055 hectares of paddy fields and 16,177 hectares of vegetable crops.
Central Vietnam embraces OCOP scheme

Central Vietnam embraces OCOP scheme

The “One Commune, One Product” program since 2018 has helped develop hundreds of unique specialty products in Central Vietnam. The program started in Quang Ninh in 2013 as a successor of its Japanese counterpart.
Central localities ready for evacuation plan amid prolonged downpours

Central localities ready for evacuation plan amid prolonged downpours

According to the Standing Office of the National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, the local authorities of provinces from Quang Nam to Khanh Hoa are preparing to evacuate over 65,000 households with more than 258,000 people amid the worst flooding at a record level of over level 3 due to prolonged downpours. 
Central coastal provinces urged to cope with upcoming storm

Central coastal provinces urged to cope with upcoming storm

The National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control sent an urgent letter to the Central coastal provinces from Quang Ninh to Khanh Hoa to ask for measures against a potential storm in the East Sea.
Ships are evacuated to a port of the K15 border guard station in Da Nang City. (Photo: SGGP)

Central region prevents Typhoon Con Son amid Covid-19 pandemic

The localities in the Central region in a hurry on September 10 have mobilized all forces to evacuate residents, help local people reinforce their houses and assist fishermen to anchor boats in safe places ahead of Tropical Storm Con Son amid the complicated development of the Covid-19 pandemic.