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Des orages perturbent 300 vols dans le sud de la Chine

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 17:26:00 +0200french.china.org.cn (fr)

Des orages dans la province chinoise du Guangdong (sud) ont provoqué l'annulation de 227 vols et le retard de 88 vols à l'aéroport international Baiyun de Guangzhou. Les conditions climatiques difficiles se sont améliorées dans la soirée. Selon le bilan établi vendredi à 19h25, le nombre des vols retardés à baissé à 71.

12:30 China Confirms Million-dollar Economic Losses Due to Typhoon Merbok

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0200plenglish (en)

China Confirms Million-dollar Economic Losses Due to Typhoon Merbok China Confirms Million-dollar Economic Losses Due to Typhoon Merbok China Confirms Million-dollar Economic Losses Due to Typhoon Merbok. Beijing, June 15 (Prensa Latina) China has confirmed the evacuation of 12,000 Guandong....

No casualties reported in Typhoon Merbok

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:12:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

GUANGZHOU, June 14 (Xinhua) -- No casualties have been reported in south China 's Guangdong Province after it was lashed by Typhoon Merbok , the local government said Wednesday. However, heavy rain has destroyed 32 houses, flooded 13,000 hectares of farmland and forced 12,000 residents to be....

No casualties reported in Typhoon Merbok

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:11:00 +0200sinacom-en (en)

GUANGZHOU, June 14 (Xinhua) -- No casualties have been reported in south China 's Guangdong Province after it was lashed by Typhoon Merbok , the local government said Wednesday. However, heavy rain has destroyed 32 houses, flooded 13,000 hectares of farmland and forced 12,000 residents to be....

Heavy rain kills 6 in central China province

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 05:51:00 +0200sinacom-en (en)

WUHAN, June 13 (Xinhua) -- Six people have been killed in central China 's Hubei Province since last Friday in heavy rain, the local government reported Tuesday. The downpour caused flooding and other geological disasters in at least eleven cities in the province.

Typhoon floods major Shenzhen roads

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 02:48:00 +0200chinadaily (en)

Sailing may have been the best way to get to work in Shenzhen on Tuesday morning, as torrential rain flooded thoroughfares, overpasses and the city's biggest subway interchange station. The rains came as Typhoon Merbok made landfall on Monday night. From 7 am on Monday to 7 am on Tuesday, Shenzhen reported average precipitation of 8.

Des pluies torrentielles font six morts dans le centre de la Chine

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 01:42:00 +0200french-news (fr)

WUHAN, 13 juin (Xinhua) -- Six personnes ont trouvé la mort dans la province chinoise du Hubei (centre) depuis vendredi dernier à cause des pluies torrentielles, a rapporté mardi le gouvernement local. Les précipitations ont causé des inondations et d'autres catastrophes géologiques dans au moins onze villes de la province.

China - Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region): Relief fund for farmers affected by Typhoon Merbok

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 23:38:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Local farmers who suffered serious losses caused by Typhoon Merbok can register with the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) from tomorrow (June 14) to June 22 for assistance from an emergency relief fund. An AFCD spokesman said today (June 13) that an appropriate amount of the....

WATCH: Typhoon turns Hong Kong stairs into waterfall

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 20:51:00 +0200ABCnews (en)

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Typhoon Merbok hits Hong Kong and southern China

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 20:49:00 +0200ibtimes-in (en)

Hong Kong was hit by strong winds and heavy rain driven by Typhoon Merbok . The city avoided major damage as the storm made its way across the region. Elsewhere, flights have been cancelled and school days suspended in the Guangdong province in southern China , as the typhoon moves inland.

100,000 people evacuated in Shenzhen downpour

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:34:00 +0200shanghaidaily (en)

TORRENTIAL rain continued in Shenzhen yesterday after Typhoon Merbok made landfall in the city on Monday night, with more than 100,000 people evacuated to safety by yesterday morning. Between Monday morning and yesterday morning, the city reported average precipitation of 81 millimeters, with 219....

Des pluies torrentielles font six morts dans le centre de la Chine

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 17:31:00 +0200french.china.org.cn (fr)

Six personnes ont trouvé la mort dans la province chinoise du Hubei (centre) depuis vendredi dernier à cause des pluies torrentielles, a rapporté mardi le gouvernement local. Les précipitations ont causé des inondations et d'autres catastrophes géologiques dans au moins onze villes de la province. Plus de 1.

Heavy rain kills 6 in central China province

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 16:34:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

WUHAN, June 13 (Xinhua) -- Six people have been killed in central China 's Hubei Province since last Friday in heavy rain, the local government reported Tuesday. The downpour caused flooding and other geological disasters in at least eleven cities in the province.

Typhoon Merbok hits Hong Kong and southern China

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:52:00 +0200ibtimes-sg (en)

Hong Kong was hit by strong winds and heavy rain driven by Typhoon Merbok . The city avoided major damage as the storm made its way across the region. Elsewhere, flights have been cancelled and school days suspended in the Guangdong province in southern China , as the typhoon moves inland.

Heavy rain pounds Hong Kong in aftermath of Merbok

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:42:00 +0200scmp (en)

Heavy rain pounded Hong Kong in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Merbok on Tuesday, disrupting air traffic, causing flooding and forcing the closure of kindergartens and special schools. The Airport Authority said that by 5pm, 501 flights to and from the city were delayed or cancelled on Tuesday,....

VIDEO. En "timelapse", des images du typhon Merbok qui a déferlé sur Hong Kong

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:56:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Aux abris ! Les habitants de Hong Kong ( Chine) se sont calfeutrés chez eux, lundi 12 juin, dès que l'alerte au typhon Merbok a été lancée. Mais au bout de quelques heures, le cyclone est reparti, sans avoir fait de dégâts majeurs. Les écoles, les marchés financiers et les centres d'affaires ont rouvert dans la journée de mardi.

100,000 evacuated as Typhoon Merbok lands in south China

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:40:00 +0200khovar-en (en)

DUSHANBE, 13.06.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Torrential rain continued Tuesday in Shenzhen after Typhoon Merbok made landfall in the city Monday night, and more than 100,000 people had been evacuated to safety by Tuesday morning, according to Xinhua. From Monday morning to Tuesday morning, the city....

Le typhon "Merbok" frappe le sud de la Chine

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:47:00 +0200itele (fr)

L'ouragan tropical " Merbok " a frappé mardi matin la province du Guandong, dans le sud de la Chine. Le deuxième typhon de l'année a provoqué des pluies torrentielles et des vents violents, mais Hong Kong n'a pas subi dommages importants. L'intensité de l'ouragan a commencé à faiblir à mesure qu'il....

100,000 evacuated as typhoon makes landfall in China

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:29:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Over 100,000 people were evacuated to safety on Tuesday morning after typhoon Merbok made landfall in China 's Shenzhen city. From Monday morning to early Tuesday, the city reported an average precipitation of 81 mm, with 219 mm reported in the area where the typhoon made landfall on Monday night, according to disaster management officials.

Over 1 lakh evacuated in Chinese city due to torrential rains

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:29:00 +0200business-standard (en)

Torrential rains continued to lash southern Chinese city of Shenzhen after Typhoon Merbok made landfall, forcing evacuation of over one lakh people and disrupting flight operations. From yesterday to today morning, Shenzhen city reported average precipitation of 81 mm, with 219 mm reported in the....

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