water levels in Mekong river can rise up on October 10 -Photo: SGGP

Heavy rains hit central Vietnam

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting warned a cold wave spread over the north central region and is predicted to hit the central central region in the next two days.
Two or three typhoons may occur in September  ​

Two or three typhoons may occur in September ​

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting said two or three typhoons and a tropical-low pressure system may occur on the East Sea; of these, a typhoon would be able to make landfall in the north central Vietnam, in September alone.

  

Central Vietnam to face scorching heat

Central Vietnam to face scorching heat

The National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF) yesterday warned scorching hot days in the Central Vietnam next few days.

Sugar plant fined over $93,000 for violating environment law

Sugar plant fined over $93,000 for violating environment law

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources in the south-central Vietnamese province of Binh Dinh yesterday issued a fine of VND1.9 billion (US$93,600) on a local sugar factory for illegally discharge into Con river.