Gulf Times - Vietnam
Vietnam braces for Typhoon Vamco, 53 dead in Philippines

Vietnam braces for Typhoon Vamco, 53 dead in Philippines

Vietnam was bracing for Typhoon Vamco to make landfall in the country's central coast early on Sunday, as the death toll in the Philippines rose to 53 from that country's deadliest storm this year.

Vietnam tackles typhoon's deadly aftermath as new storm threatens region

Vietnam tackles typhoon's deadly aftermath as new storm threatens region

Rescue teams searched for more signs of life on Friday after a series of deadly landslides in central Vietnam unleashed by heavy rains from Typhoon Molave ...

At least 25 dead, scores missing after typhoon lashes Vietnam

At least 25 dead, scores missing after typhoon lashes Vietnam

Vietnam deployed hundreds of soldiers and heavy machinery on Thursday to search for survivors after landslides triggered by torrential rains from Typhoon Molave ...

Typhoon Molave lashes Vietnam coast, 26 fishermen missing

Typhoon Molave lashes Vietnam coast, 26 fishermen missing

At least 26 fishermen were missing at sea as one of the strongest typhoons in two decades tore into Vietnam's central coastline on Wednesday, uprooting trees and forcing hundreds of thousands into shelter.

Vietnam to evacuate half a million as Typhoon Molave approaches

Vietnam to evacuate half a million as Typhoon Molave approaches

Flood-ravaged Vietnam has begun evacuating more than half a million people from its central coastal region as it braces for Typhoon Molave, the fourth storm to hit the country in weeks.

American jailed for attempt to overthrow Vietnam govt back in California

American jailed for attempt to overthrow Vietnam govt back in California

Michael Nguyen, a US citizen sentenced last year to 12 years in a Vietnamese jail for "attempting to overthrow the state", has been released and returned to his home in California, a family spokesman told Reuters on Monday.

Tropical storm Saudel threatens Vietnam after soaking Philippines

Tropical storm Saudel threatens Vietnam after soaking Philippines

Vietnam scrambled to evacuate thousands of people from their homes as tropical storm Saudel approached on Wednesday, bringing more misery for a country that has endured weeks of heavy rains and floods ...

90 dead, 34 missing in central Vietnam floods, landslides

90 dead, 34 missing in central Vietnam floods, landslides

Floods, landslides and other natural disasters triggered by downpours have left 90 people dead and 34 others missing in Vietnam's central region over the past two weeks.

Vietnam to buy Russian Covid-19 vaccine

Vietnam to buy Russian Covid-19 vaccine

Vietnam has registered to buy a Russian Covid-19 vaccine, state television reported on Friday, as it fights a new outbreak after going several months with no local cases.

Vietnam bus crash kills 13 on high school reunion trip

Vietnam bus crash kills 13 on high school reunion trip

A high school reunion trip in Vietnam took a fatal turn on Sunday when a bus carrying the alumni crashed and flipped over at a bend on the highway, killing more than a dozen passengers.

Vietnam back on coronavirus alert after first local infection in 3 months

Vietnam back on coronavirus alert after first local infection in 3 months

Vietnam was back on high alert for the novel coronavirus on Saturday after medical officials in the central city of Danang detected, its first locally transmitted case for three months.

Suspects in UK migrant truck tragedy charged in France

Suspects in UK migrant truck tragedy charged in France

Thirteen suspects arrested by French police over the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants in a refrigerated lorry in Britain have been charged with people trafficking, a judicial source said Saturday.