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.
Singer Thuy Tien on a boat  in a visit to flood victims (Photo: Thuy Tien's FB)

PM instructs building new decree on mobilizing donations to support needy people

The Government Office has released a document No.8876/VPCP-QHĐP to transmit the Prime Minister’s instruction on building a new decree on mobilizing, receiving, distributing and using sources of voluntary contribution to support people to overcome difficulties from natural disasters, fires, serious incidents as well as to support patients suffering from fatal diseases.
VFF, Head coach Park Hang-seo donate over US$13,000 to flood victims

VFF, Head coach Park Hang-seo donate over US$13,000 to flood victims

General Secretary of Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) Le Hoai Anh and VFF General Secretariat, representatives of VFF Labor Union and Head coach Park Hang-seo yesterday arrived in the Central Committee of Vietnam Fatherland Front to send VND239,945,238 (over US$10,000) and US$3,000 to the flood-hit households in the Central region.
Heavy rains claim more than 100 lives in central Vietnam (Photo: VNA)

RoK provides US$300,000 for Vietnamese flood-hit people

The government of the Republic of Korea (RoK) has decided to provide a humanitarian aid package worth US$300,000 for Vietnam to help it overcome consequences of recent floods in its central region, the RoK's Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on October 22.