Typhoon damage totals $5.9m
Typhoon Rammasun has dealt a massive 125 billion ñoàng (US$5.9 million) blow to Vieät Nam's northern region, an official damage report said. The storm wreaked havoc across more than 4,200ha of food crops, and caused more than 750 houses to collapse. The death toll from the massive typhoon was at 27. Typhoon Rammasun, which made landfall over Quaûng Ninh Province, is the second tropical storm to hit Vieät Nam from the East Sea this year.