The broken water pipe caused by serious floods in south central coastal Bình Định Province one week ago has affected nearly 3,800 households in Tuy Phước District, an official said.
Cars lined up, causing a jam along National Highway 5 on Monday morning, as several drivers paid their tolls in small notes to protest the "unreasonable" tollbooth.
A fishing boat with a 16-member crew, which drifted for several days in the Trường Sa Archipelago, reached Bà Ngòi Port in Cam Ranh City yesterday afternoon.
Seven fishermen from Bình Định Province were rescued at sea yesterday after their boat encountered difficulties in rough conditions on Saturday morning.
Local authorities have been asked to complete re-inforcing a broken dyke on one river in Bình Định Province and inspect risky points around the clock to prevent further outbursts.
Central provinces from Quảng Bình to Phú Yên, as well as the northern part of the Central Highlands will experience strong rainfall, which will subside starting from December 6.
A crew member of a squid-catching ship that sank was rescued after more than 20 hours, according to the Bình Định Province Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control on Wednesday night.
Two crew members died and four others are still missing after a Bình Định-based squid-catching ship sank in Vũng Tàu sea on Monday night.
The National Assembly (NA) will decide the fate of a future high-speed railway in Việt Nam in 2019 after the transport ministry completes a project report, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said this week.