Man Slammed After Forcing Pregnant Wife To Clean Cat Litter Tray Despite Health Risks           >>           Woman In Tears As No One Buys Anything From Her Mum's Handmade Christmas Stall           >>           Cristiano Ronaldo's Girlfriend Georgina Rodríguez Weighs In On His World Cup Snub           >>           Former Grey's Anatomy Writer Elisabeth Finch Admits She Faked Her Cancer Diagnosis           >>           Teddi Mellencamp Shares Photo Of Her Surgery Scars After “Eye-Opening” Stage 2 Melanoma Diagnosis           >>           TikTok Sued By Indiana Over Security And Safety Concerns           >>           UK Aims To Double US Gas Imports Under New Deal           >>           Taiwanese Chip Giant Invests $40bn In US Plant           >>           Brazil's Vinicius Junior Credits Carlo Ancelotti's 'Tough' Love For World Cup Success           >>           World Cup Visitor Numbers Falling Short Of Qatar Target           >>          





[email protected]



[email protected]



[email protected]



+673 222-0178 [Office Hour]

+673 223-6740 [Fax]


Upcoming Events

Food Street by Yayasan Complex
June 1st, 2022 | 15:00 PM

Prayer Times

The prayer times for Brunei-Muara and Temburong districts. For Tutong add 1 minute and for Belait add 3 minutes.


: 04:43 AM


: 04:53 AM


: 06:16 AM


: 06:41 AM


: 12:13 PM


: 03:35 PM


: 06:07 PM


: 07:22 PM


The Business Directory




  Home > Vietnam

Floods Kill Eight In Central Provinces Of Nghệ An And Hà Tĩnh

A flash flood occurred on Sunday morning in Mường Xén township, Kỳ Sơn District, the central province of Nghệ An, bringing soil, rocks and debris from upstream, severely disrupted people's lives here. — VNA | VNS Photo


 October 3rd, 2022  |  14:59 PM  |   324 views



HÀ NỘI — Heavy downpours and floods in the north central region claimed the lives of eight people in the two provinces of Nghệ An and Hà Tĩnh as of 5:30pm on Sunday.


According to the standing office of the National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, in Thanh Hoá, Nghệ An, and Hà Tĩnh, 26 houses saw over 70 per cent of their structure damaged, 143 had their roofs blown off, 55 were affected by landslides, and over 14,000 submerged. More than 2,000 families had to relocate. 


Flooding also damaged 11,435ha of rice and other crops, more than 3,800ha of industrial and fruit trees, nearly 135ha of forest, over 9,000ha of ponds and lakes, and more than 710 tonnes of salt.


The disaster also killed 155,340 cattle and poultry; affected 127 schools; 9,150 metres of canals and 82 bridges and sewers and eroded 1,550m metres of river bank.


According to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting, on Monday, heavy rains will continue across Việt Nam.


Downpours are forecast to reduce in the north central region on Tuesday, but continue in the south central, Central Highlands and southern regions in the following days.


Localities are advised to continue keeping close watch on weather developments to take appropriate response measures.


Nghệ An Province is calling on donations from societies and organisations to help alleviate the struggles of the grieving families and people suffering from property losses.



courtesy of VIET NAM NEWS



If you have any stories or news that you would like to share with the global online community, please feel free to share it with us by contacting us directly at [email protected]


Related News

With Only Two Federal Ministers, Politicians And Pundits Express Concern For Sabah’s Pursuit Of Equality

 2022-12-08 09:15:00

China Abandons Key Parts Of Zero-Covid Strategy After Protests

 2022-12-08 12:12:54

TikTok Sued By Indiana Over Security And Safety Concerns

 2022-12-08 12:50:00