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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 04:38:00 +0200EC (en)

The massive truck blast of Saturday 14 October in Mogadishu, one of the worst the city has suffered in over a decade, has claimed more than 300 lives and left an estimated 300 people injured and in need of medical care, including humanitarian actors. These numbers are expected to rise as hundreds more are still missing.

Tropical depression kills at least 83 people in Vietnam

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:29:00 +0200bnonews (en)

Tropical Depression 23W was a relatively weak system but unleashed torrential rain over northern and central Vietnam, causing the country's worst flooding in decades. Nearly 50,000 houses across the region were flooded or destroyed. At least 83 people were confirmed to have died as of Tuesday,....

Flood teams sent out as Shanghai gets drenching

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:06:00 +0200china (en)

Due to the effect of typhoon Khanun as well as a cold front, Shanghai has been wet and damp for days. It was raining cats and dogs in Pudong's southern areas. From 8am Sunday to 7am yesterday, rainfall reached 104.5 millimeters in Luchao Port and 93 millimeters in Lingang New City.

Philippines: NDRRMC Update Sitrep No. 05 re Preparedness Measures and Effects of Tropial Storm "Odette" (I.N. Khanun), as of 8:00AM, 17 October 2017

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:47:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

I. Situation Overview. 11 October 2017. At 10:00 PM, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) Northeast of Borongon City, Eastern Samar has developed into a Tropical Depression and was named "ODETTE". It has maximum sustained winds of 45kph near the center and gustiness of up to 60 kph. It is forecast to move West Northwest at 26kph.

Global Tourism Economy Forum | Pansy Ho: Macau must develop own brands to mature tourism

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:16:00 +0200macaudailytimes (en)

T he Global Tourism Economy Forum (GTEF) 2017 kicked off yesterday at Grand Hyatt Macau with secretary general Pansy Ho saying it was necessary for Macau to develop its own brands in order to give tourists a reason to keep coming back to the city. Now in its sixth year, and continuing to gather....

Flood teams sent out as Shanghai gets drenching

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:58:00 +0200ecns (en)

Due to the effect of typhoon Khanun as well as a cold front, Shanghai has been wet and damp for days. It was raining cats and dogs in Pudong's southern areas. From 8am Sunday to 7am yesterday, rainfall reached 104.5 millimeters in Luchao Port and 93 millimeters in Lingang New City.

Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in south China

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 04:44:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

Sanitation workers remove a tree blown down by Typhoon Khanun in Zhanjiang, south China 's Guangdong Province, Oct. 16, 2017. Typhoon Khanun, the 20th of the year, made landfall on the country's southern coast at Xuwen County in Zhanjiang City. No casualties were reported until 8 a.m. Monday. (Xinhua/Zhang Ruoxuan) GUANGZHOU, Oct.

Typhoon Khanun Weakens after Affecting 368,000 in China

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:15:00 +0200laht (en)

BEIJING – Khanun , the 20th typhoon to hit China this year, made landfall on the eastern coast of the country early Monday, with winds of more than 100 kilometers per hour (62 miles per hour), state news agency Xinhua reported. Local meteorological authorities have now reduced the alert level after....

Flood teams sent out as city gets drenching

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:06:00 +0200shanghaidaily (en)

DUE to the effect of typhoon Khanun as well as a cold front, Shanghai has been wet and damp for days. It was raining cats and dogs in Pudong’s southern areas. From 8am Sunday to 7am yesterday, rainfall reached 104.5 millimeters in Luchao Port and 93 millimeters in Lingang New City.

Vietnam braces for more rain as flood toll hits 72

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 18:59:00 +0200taipeitimes (en)

Vietnam yesterday braced for fresh storms as the official death toll from last week’s floods and landslides rose to 72. Downpours lashed much of northern and central Vietnam last week, causing floods and landslides that killed dozens, wiped out thousands of homes and left at least 30 missing in one of the nation’s worst weather disasters for years.

Typhoon Khanun Makes Landfall in China as South Coast Still on Orange Alert

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:53:00 +0200laht (en)

BEIJING – Typhoon Khanun , the 20th typhoon to hit China this year, made landfall on the eastern coast of the country early Monday, with winds of more than 100 kilometers per hour, Xinhua state news agency reported. The typhoon, for which an orange alert – the second most severe level in a four-tier....

Death toll from Vietnam floods, landslides rise to 72 with more deadly landslides forecasted

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:57:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

HANOI, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- After a week of experiencing flash floods and landslides triggered by downpour, which has claimed 72 lives and left 30 others missing, Vietnam's northern and central regions are likely to confront more deadly landslides amid Typhoon Khanun .

Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:28:00 +0200trust (en)

Last week's floods were the worst in years, with thousands of homes submerged. HANOI, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country's north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said.

Viet Nam: Viet Nam: Flash Floods - Information Bulletin No. 1

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:59:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

The situation. Tropical Depression 23W developed in the Vietnam Eastern Sea (South China Sea). On 8 October, the level of danger was raised to orange, with high winds up to 40 mph. The storm brought heavy rain which caused land erosion and flooding to parts of central and northern Viet Nam since 9 October.

Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after destructive floods kill 72

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 13:32:00 +0200timesofoman (en)

Hanoi: Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country's north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said. Last week's floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged.

Two minivans hit by falling canopies during strong wind

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:57:00 +0200asiatimes (en)

Two vehicles parked in Kowloon’s Sham Shui Po district were hit by falling pieces of galvanized canopy on Sunday as Typhoon Khanun approached the city. At about 1:30pm, 10 pieces of canopy measuring 150 by 30 centimeters, accompanied by several steel poles, fell from the rooftop of Golden Building....

Vietnam on flood alert again

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:38:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

Just a week after destructive floods battered Vietnam, the country is now preparing for the arrival of Tropical Storm Khanun . The storm is crossing the Leizhou Peninsula and is currently located around 300 kilometres to the east of Hanoi. Khanun was the 20th typhoon this year, having made landfall....

Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in China

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:24:00 +0200thepeninsulaqatar (en)

Beijing, Khanun , the 20th typhoon this year, made landfall on Monday in China 's Guangdong province. According to Guangdong Flood Control and Drought Relief headquarters, by Sunday evening, more than 368,000 people within heavily affected areas in the province had been relocated, 188 scenic spots in....

Typhoon Khanun to strike Vietnam after 72 killed in last week's floods

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:04:00 +0200express (en)

GETTY 72 people were killed in floods which particularly affected the northern province of Ninh Binh Last week's floods were the worst in years, the government and state-run Vietnam Television said, with thousands of homes submerged. Another 200 houses collapsed and several towns remain cut off by the floodwater.

Viet Nam: Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun after floods kill 72

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:50:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Last week's floods were the worst in years, with thousands of homes submerged. HANOI, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods battered the country's north and centre last week, killing 72 people, the disaster prevention agency said.

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