More int’l aid announced for flood-affected people in central region 15:37 | 24/10/2020

VGP - Australian Ambassador to Viet Nam Robyn Mudie on October 23 announced that Australia will provide AUD100,000 in immediate humanitarian support for relief efforts underway in response to severe flooding in Central Viet Nam.

HCMC economy accelerates recovery 16:15 | 23/10/2020

VGP – Ho Chi Minh City has begun to implement a number of measures to gradually revive business activities in the post-social distancing necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Flood death toll rises to 111 in central Viet Nam 15:28 | 21/10/2020
VGP – Floods caused by heavy rains have claimed 111 lives in 12 localities of central and central highlands regions, according to the Central Steering Committee for National Disaster Prevention and Control.
National flag carrier to resume four more domestic routes in October 15:07 | 21/10/2020

VGP – The national flag carrier Viet Nam Airlines has announced that it will resume four domestic routes in October. 

Floods claim more than 100 lives in central region 20:13 | 19/10/2020
  VGP – As of 4:00 pm on Monday, floods caused by heavy rains claimed 102 lives and 26 others were missing in central localities, official data showed.
At least 47 people dead, missing in Quang Tri due to heavy rains 17:20 | 18/10/2020
VGP – Heavy rains and floods have claimed 20 lives while 27 others are missing in the central province of Quang Tri, local authorities reported.
Heavy rains and floods leave 48 dead, missing in central region 15:25 | 15/10/2020

VGP – Central provinces were forecast to experience heavy rainfalls in the next couples of days due to complex weather phenomena. 

Binh Duong expects wave of billion-dollar foreign investment 16:43 | 13/10/2020

VGP – Thanks to its advantages regarding security, infrastructure and labor source, Viet Nam has impressed billion-dollar businesses around the world, with a number of global giants planning to choose the country as the location for their production bases and headquarters after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Thirty people still missing in Thua Thien-Hue’s hydropower plant area 16:13 | 13/10/2020
VGP – Thirty people are still missing in the construction site of the Rao Trang 3 hydropower plant project in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, Tran Thi Hoai Tram, Chief of the Office of the Provincial People’s Committee, said Tuesday.
Heavy rains claim 18 deaths, 14 others still missing in central provinces 15:47 | 12/10/2020

VGP – The ongoing heavy rains in the Central region have claimed 18 lives and left 14 others missing as of late October 11, according to the Central Steering Committee for Disaster Prevention and Control.