Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung (2nd, R) visits people in the fishing village in Ha Phong ward, Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province on August 2 (Photo: VNA)

Typhoon Wipha makes landfall in Quang Ninh, drenching Northern Vietnam with rain

Typhon Wipha slowly moved west in the evening on August 2 and made landfall in Mong Cai city in the northern province of Quang Ninh, affecting the weather in the border area between Vietnam and China and triggering heavy rainfall in many places in the Northern region of Vietnam with Hanoi being warned of flooding inner the city, according to the National Hydro Meteorological Forecasting Center.