Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide 2,000 tonnes of rice from the national reserve as food aid to residents in the central provinces of Quang Binh and Ha Tinh who suffered from serious flooding.
Heavy rains on the large scale in the North Central region from September 1-4 have showed no sign of abating, swelling rivers and unleashing floodwater to overflow into thousands of houses in Quang Binh province.
The Tourism Department of Quang Binh province yesterday said that Google chose the Central province as a partner to sign a tourism promotion deal on Google Adventure, YouTube and Google Arts & Culture - the global cultural and art library.
According to the national center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting, the 3rd storm Son Tinh at 16pm July 18 centered at 18.8 degrees latitude, 107.5 degrees east longitude, on the Tokin Gulf, 190km from Thanh Hoa to Quang Binh provinces.
The National Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control at 11am on June 5 sent its urgent official dispatch to the provinces of Quang Ninh to Binh Dinh and relevant agencies, warning them of the second storm and asking localities to deal with it.
Department of Culture, Sports & Tourism in the central province of Quang Nam and Quang Binh department of Tourism jointly held conference themed “Meeting to link and develop Quang Nam-Quang Binh tourism sector” on May 18.