Update news forest fire
VietNamNet Bridge – It is the company in charge of managing and exploiting Caribe pine forest, the Phu Ninh reservoir protective forest, which has set fire to the forest to make room for acacia.
Social News Headlines 13/3
Forest fire in Ca Mau at alarming level; Spread of bird flu brought under control; Hanoi hopes for Bangkok’s tourism support; Hanoi keeps human diseases under control; Prime Minister instructs no heavy interest rate to fishermen
More than 500 people fight against fire in Hoang Lien National Park
VietNamNet Bridge - By 3pm on March 6, forest fires in Hoang Lien National Park in Sa Pa, Lao Cai province were under control.
Social News Headlines 18/2
Mekong rice at risk from disease; 300 kg of smuggled poultry seized; HCM City to build new flyover; Child helmet-wearing rate below target; Hai Phong police bust gambling network; Incomes fall for relocated families
Social News Headlines 11/2
US provides US$800,000 for epidemics prevention; Minor earthquake hits Son La province; Highway coach collision injures seven; Bird flu outbreak reported in Nam Dinh; No major labour market fluctuations
Social News Headlines 7/2
Lang Son confirms no H7N9 infection; HCM City to set up new post-planning office; Ha Noi suburbs face shortage of clean water; First Vietnamese school for children inaugurated in Japan; One killed in HCM City house fire
Officials warn of forest fires
VietNamNet Bridge – Local authorities must communicate better about forest fire prevention and fighting regulations to minimise practices that could cause forest fires during the dry season.
Deforestation decrease in first three months
VietNamNet Bridge – More than 450 instances of illegal deforestation were discovered in the first three months of this year, according to the Vietnam Administration of Forestry.
Over 1,000 people protect U Minh Ha forest
The baking sun can make tens of thousands of hectares of mangrove forests in U Minh Ha catch fire at any time. The ranger force has enhanced protection 24/7 and banned local residents from entering the forest.
Forest rangers also smuggle wood
Forest rangers, the ones assigned the duty of protecting the forests, have been found as lending a hand to illegal lumberjacks to smuggle wood.