NDO – The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control held a meeting on October 14 to implement work in response to Tropical Storm Khanun, the 11th storm to enter East Sea this year. (Oct 15, 2017)
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc signed a telegraph, on October 12, calling for strengthened efforts in overcoming the consequences caused by widespread floods in the northern and central provinces over recent days.
NDO - The construction of a waste-to-energy plant began in Tram Than commune, Phu Ninh district, Phu Tho province, on October 12, which is the first ever waste-to-energy plant in Pho Tho and the neighbouring provinces in the northern midland and mountainous region.
NDO – A total of 77 people in the northern and central provinces were reported as dead or missing, as of the morning of October 12, during widespread floods caused by the torrential rains that hit the localities over the past three days.
NDO – Downpours triggered by the tropical low pressure system over the past two days have threatened to overflow reservoirs and have caused serious damage to houses and roads across the northern and central regions.
NDO/ VNA – Vietnam should learn from advanced early childhood education models of foreign countries and apply best practices in order to achieve its set target in developing pre-school education, discussed an international workshop in Hanoi on October 11
NDO – The Vietnamese delegation, made up of 116 outstanding youth representatives, will participate in the major activities of the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students (WFYS), to take place in Sochi, Russia from October 14 to 22.
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently issued an urgent telegraph calling for the implementation of emergency measures in response to floods and to ensure the safety of dam systems against the complex development of floods in northern and central regions over the past few days.
NDO/VNA – The Prime Minister has approved a project to organise the 19th Asian Physics Olympiad in 2018 (APhO 2018) in Vietnam, which seeks to encourage the study and teaching of physics in schools, thus developing and nurturing talented students in the subject.
NDO – A tropical low depression which has been over the East Sea for the last two days made landing in seashore provinces from Ha Tinh to Quang Binh on the morning of October 10, bringing heavy rains and large scale flooding to northern and central regions.