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8 dead, 4 missing as Typhoon Talas hit C. Vietnam

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:44:00 +0200sinacom-en (en)

HANOI, July 20 (Xinhua) -- Typhoon Talas , which hit Vietnam's central provinces Monday, has left eight people dead and four others missing. Talas was the second tropical storm the country has faced so far this year. It has also caused 175 houses to collapse, ripped roofs off nearly 6,200 houses,....

Eight killed in Vietnam typhoon

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:00:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Eight people were killed and four others injured in Vietnam as typhoon Talas hit the country, officials said on Thursday. The typhoon also caused 175 houses to collapse, ripped roofs off nearly 6,200 houses, sank 57 fishing ships and boats and damaged roads and bridges, Xinhua news agency quoted the officials as saying.

8 dead, 4 missing as Typhoon Talas hit C. Vietnam

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:57:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

HANOI, July 20 (Xinhua) -- Typhoon Talas , which hit Vietnam's central provinces Monday, has left eight people dead and four others missing. Talas was the second tropical storm the country has faced so far this year. It has also caused 175 houses to collapse, ripped roofs off nearly 6,200 houses,....

07/18 10:55 Chance of afternoon showers on Tuesday: CWB

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 05:32:00 +0200focustaiwan (en)

Taipei, July 18 (CNA) The weather will remain sunny with scattered clouds around Taiwan on Tuesday, with a chance of thunderstorms in parts of western Taiwan and mountainous areas in the afternoon, according to the Central Weather Bureau's (CWB) latest forecast.

Réparation des dégâts provoqués par le typhon Talas

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 05:06:00 +0200vietnamplus-fr (fr)

Ha Tinh (VNA) - Le typhon Talas a frappé lundi matin 17 juillet les provinces centrales de Nghe An et de Ha Tinh, causant de nombreux dégâts humains et matériels. Le vice-Premier ministre Trinh Dinh Dung, président du comité national de recherche et de sauvetage, a présidé une visioconférence sur la....

Tropical Storm Talas kills 14 in Vietnam

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:05:00 +0200vnexpress (en)

Tropical Storm Talas has claimed at least 14 lives and damaged buildings and roads across northern and central Vietnam after making landfall on Monday morning. According to Vietnam's Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, the storm has destroyed nearly 500 houses and....

Tropical storm Talas damages infrastructure, causes casualties in Vietnam

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:35:00 +0200vnexpress (en)

Tropical storm Talas has caused severe damage to roads and other infrastructure facilities, blocking traffic and causing casualties in Vietnam after it made landfall in central Vietnam on Monday morning. According to Vietnam's Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control,....

Six feared dead after cargoship sinks

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:29:00 +0200tradewindsnews (en)

. Vietnamese vessel went down in typhoon in Gulf of Tonkin; seven crew saved. One crewman has died and another five were missing after a cargoship sank off Vietnam. The 5,200-dwt VTB 26 (built 2011) was carrying coal from Quang Ninh to Cua Lo in the Gulf of Tonkin when it went down in the early hours of Monday, local media said.

63 hikers rescued as typhoon Talas hits Guangdong

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 07:54:00 +0200ecns (en)

A helicopter evacuates tourists stranded on an island amid the onslaught of typhoon Talas in Yangjiang City, South China ’s Guangdong Province, July 16, 2017. Rescue ships and a helicopter helped relocate 63 hikers on Nanpeng Island to safety.

China renews blue alert for Typhoon Talas

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 04:41:00 +0200peopledaily (en)

China's national observatory on Sunday renewed a blue alert for typhoon Talas , which is expected to hit Hainan Province and the Beibu Gulf. At 10 a.m. Sunday, the eye of Talas, this year's fourth typhoon, was above the South China Sea some 60 km to the southwest of Sanya City, packing winds of up to....

China renews blue alert for Typhoon Talas

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 04:34:00 +0200ecns (en)

Vessels anchor at port in Haikou, capital of south China 's Hainan Province, July 16, 2017. China's national observatory on Sunday renewed a blue alert for typhoon Talas , which is expected to hit Hainan Province and the Beibu Gulf.

49 people rescued on South China Sea island

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 03:55:00 +0200peopledaily (en)

Rescuers transfer trapped tourists from Nanpeng Island, some 35 km east of Zhapo, Yangjiang City, south China 's Guangdong Province, July 16, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua] A total of 49 tourists who had been stranded on Nanpeng Island in the South China Sea were picked up and moved to safety on Sunday morning, authorities said.

49 people rescued on South China Sea island

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 03:42:00 +0200china (en)

Rescuers transfer trapped tourists from Nanpeng Island, some 35 km east of Zhapo, Yangjiang City, south China 's Guangdong Province, July 16, 2017. A total of 49 tourists who had been stranded on Nanpeng Island in the South China Sea were picked up and moved to safety on Sunday morning, authorities said.

49 people rescued on South China Sea island

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 03:02:00 +0200ecns (en)

Rescuers transfer trapped tourists from Nanpeng Island, some 35 km east of Zhapo, Yangjiang City, south China 's Guangdong Province, July 16, 2017. A total of 49 tourists who had been stranded on Nanpeng Island in the South China Sea were picked up and moved to safety on Sunday morning, authorities said.

49 people rescued on South China Sea island

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 02:21:00 +0200china.org.cn (en)

A total of 49 tourists who had been stranded on Nanpeng Island in the South China Sea were picked up and moved to safety on Sunday morning, authorities said. The tourists belonged to four camping groups visiting the uninhabited Nanpeng Island, some 35 km east of Zhapo, Yangjiang City in south....

China rescues 49 tourists stranded on island by typhoon

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 21:41:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

BEIJING (Reuters) - Forty-nine tourists stranded on an island off the coast of China 's southern Guangdong province have been picked up and taken to safety as Typhoon Talas approaches, authorities said on Sunday. The tourists belonged to four camping groups that had been stranded on Nanpeng island....

48 tourists rescued after typhoon threat looms over South China Sea

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 19:33:00 +0200dnaindia (en)

Forty-eight tourists who were stranded on an Island in the South China Sea were rescued as typhoon Talas approached its coast in the country's south Guangdong province, officials here said today. The tourists belonged to four camping groups visiting the uninhabited Nanpeng Island, some 35 kms east....

Tourists airlifted to safety as Typhoon Talas approaches

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 19:10:00 +0200shanghaidaily (en)

FORTY-NINE tourists stranded on an island off the coast of south China ’s Guangdong Province have been picked up and taken to safety as Typhoon Talas approaches, authorities said yesterday. The tourists belonged to four camping groups that had been stranded on Nanpeng Island some 35 kilometers east....

China -Blue Alert For Typhoon Talas

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 18:39:00 +0200plenglish (en)

Beijing, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) China ''s national observatory today renewed a blue alert for typhoon Talas , which is expected to hit Hainan Province and the Beibu Gulf. At 10 a.m. Sunday, the eye of Talas, this year's fourth typhoon, was above the South China Sea some 60 km to the southwest of....

Typhoon threat looms over S China Sea; 48 tourists rescued

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 17:44:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Forty-eight tourists who were stranded on an Island in the South China Sea were rescued as typhoon Talas approached its coast in the country's south Guangdong province, officials here said today. The tourists belonged to four camping groups visiting the uninhabited Nanpeng Island, some 35 kms east....

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