Newly-elected UCI president David Lappartient called on race organisers and television companies to give more attention to women's cycling after he was voted in on Thursday.
APEC disaster officials were working on a recommendation to the leaders of member economies to apply more advanced technology in disaster prevention given the extreme weather the region has been facing.
Doksuri, considered the most powerful tropical typhoon to hit Việt Nam in a decade, is expected to make landfall in the central provinces later today afternoon.
Northern provinces are expected to receive heavy rain until Tuesday, possibly causing landslides and flash floods according to the National Centre for Hydrometeorogical Forecasting
Schools mark new school year.
The People’s Committee of the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Vĩnh Long on Monday declared state of natural disasters level 1 (the lowest level) due to land erosion.
Two people died and seven others were injured during a landslide in the northern province of Yên Bái’s Trạm Tấu District late Sunday.
Dozens of households are threatened because the Krông Nô River has seriously been hit by a landslide.
A serious landslide was reported on Thursday on a section of Thái Nguyên-Chợ Mới Highway, crossing Yên Đĩnh Commune of Bắc Kạn Province’s Chợ Mới District.
Scientists have created a map that warns against land degradation risks in northern mountainous provinces of Điện Biên and Lai Châu.