Tens of thousands of houses are submerged underwater after heavy flooding in Le Thuy District in Quang Binh Province. Fishermen of fishing villages in Ngu Thuy Commune sail their boats to rescue local people.

People nationwide extends solidarity with flood victims

Consecutive storms with heavy rains causing serious floods and landslides have hit the central region. As of October 24 evening, the natural disaster killed 119 lives, and left 21 others missing, destroyed thousands of houses and caused a big loss of property of local residents.
Waist-deep flood inundates houses in Quang Binh Province

Floodwater inundates 100,000 houses in Quang Binh Province

The Provincial Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control informed that flooding has worsened in the Central province of Quang Binh over last week when prolonged torrential downpours have caused waist-deep floods in the most parts of districts and Dong Hoi City.
Rescuers find 14 dead bodies out of 22 missing soldiers in Quang Tri

Rescuers find 14 dead bodies out of 22 missing soldiers in Quang Tri

Security forces and rescue workers are going through forest to approach the landslide site in search of 22 soldiers of  Defense Economics Division 337, who have been reported trapped under debris of the massive landslide in the North Central province of Quang Tri. Of the trapped soldiers, 14 dead bodies have been found.

Victims are rescued from Rao Trang 4 hydropower plant

19 victims rescued from Rao Trang 4 hydropower plant

Spending 24-hour searching, rescue team yesterday found and safely took 20 trapped victims out of the Rao Trang 4 hydroelectric plant in Phong Xuan Commune, Phong Dien District, Thua Thien- Hue Province by waterway after the massive landslide had occurred in the Rao Trang 3 hydroelectric plant on October 12 while they had been working.
First wagons for Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line arrive in HCMC

First wagons for Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line arrive in HCMC

The cargo ship sailing under the flag of the Philippines, Bayani carrying the first metro cars of the metro line No. 1, linking Ben Thanh in District 1 to Suoi Tien Theme Park in District 9, docked at Khanh Hoi Port in HCMC’s District 4 on Thursday morning.