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Tay Nguyen takes measures to prevent forest fires in dry seasonicon

Tay Nguyen takes measures to prevent forest fires in dry season

Local authorities in the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) region have taken measures to prevent forest fires in the ongoing dry season.

 
Vietnam's forest management sector to improve forest protectionicon

Vietnam's forest management sector to improve forest protection

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/12/2019

It is forecast that climate change will increase the risk of forest fires next year, therefore concerned organisations should be vigilant and prepare for fire prevention and control.

World lacks mechanism to handle forest fires: Malaysian PMicon

World lacks mechanism to handle forest fires: Malaysian PM

POLITICS
27/09/2019

The current international system is such that nothing could be done to compel Indonesia to deal with its forest fires, which is affecting the region, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said.

Thousands of schools in Malaysia, Indonesia close due to smogicon

Thousands of schools in Malaysia, Indonesia close due to smog

SOCIETY
20/09/2019

Thousands of schools in Malaysia and Indonesia were forced to close on September 19 as air quality has reached unhealthy level due to haze from forest fires.

Malaysian government asks firms to control fires abroadicon

Malaysian government asks firms to control fires abroad

SOCIETY
19/09/2019

Malaysia may have to pass a law forcing its companies to tackle fires on land they control abroad, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on September 18 as forest fires in Indonesia spread haze across the region.

Quang Binh forest rangers quit due to low wagesicon

Quang Binh forest rangers quit due to low wages

SOCIETY
09/08/2019

Many forest rangers in the central province of Quang Binh Province have left the job due to low salaries and stressful work.

Four charged over forest fires in Ha Tinhicon

Four charged over forest fires in Ha Tinh

SOCIETY
18/07/2019

Police in Huong Son District, Ha Tinh Central Province have charged three people for causing a forest fire.

Heatwave destroys dozens of hectares of foresticon

Heatwave destroys dozens of hectares of forest

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/04/2019

Prolonged dry weather has caused forest fires in many areas of Dat Do and Long Dien districts, Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province in recent days, vietnamplus.vn reported.