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.
The National Assembly will spend the entire day on November 13 to examine the implementation of policies and laws on fire prevention and fighting during the period from 2014 to 2018.
Heads of localities or establishments where fires cause serious consequences to people and property will have to take responsibility for any violations of fire prevention and control, according to an official dispatch issued on May 19 by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
VOV.VN - A passenger bus carrying 28 foreign tourists suddenly erupted into flames near the peak of Hai Van Pass at 10 am on 15 February.
VOV.VN - In 2017 Ho Chi Minh City reported 1,007 fires, which claimed 26 lives over the year, tripling 2016’s fatality rate, and causing damage of around VND92.5 billion.
VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City has injected roughly US$48.4 million in the past two years to carry out 36 projects in fire prevention and control and rescue as well as provide equipment.
The southernmost province of Ca Mau has actively devised comprehensive measures to preserve and develop its 92,000 ha of concentrated forests.
The Hanoi Police Department has commenced criminal proceedings against violations of regulations on fire prevention and fight at a karaoke bar in Hanoi.
President Tran Dai Quang has urged the fire prevention and fighting police force to enhance the efficacy of State management over fire prevention and rescue, while rolling out comprehensive measures to avoid fire and explosion.
The last victim buried under the building collapse at No.43 Cua Bac street in Ba Dinh district of Hanoi was taken out at around 11:30 am on August 4.
Hanoi will purchase two planes to improve the city's capacity to fight fires at high-rise buildings, the municipal authority has said.
The People’s Committee of Hanoi on February 16 held a conference to implement key tasks following the recent Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
Hanoi will purchase helicopters for firefighting and other rescue operations at a relevant time, said an officer from the Hanoi Police for Fire Prevention and Fighting (PFPF).
(VOV) -A fire destroyed at least 7ha of melaleuca forest in Lien Chieu district, central Danang City, on June 21, according to local firefighters.
(VOV) - The 16th annual National Week on Labour Safety and Hygiene and Fire and Explosion Prevention was launched in Thua Thien-Hue province on March 16.
In 2014, Hanoi will focus on taking various measures to raise the efficiency of fire prevention and fighting and rescue work in a bid to reduce the total number of fires by 5 – 10 percent against last year’s figure.
The unmanned Japanese spacecraft HTV-3 left the Tanegashima Space Centre on July 21, bringing five small satellites, including Vietnam’s F-1, into orbit.
Prime Minister on February 27 asked all relevant Government agencies to start a nationwide inspection of fire prevention work in high-rise buildings, commercial centres, schools, kindergartens and other high-risk locations.
A national week on occupational health and safety (OHS), and fire and explosion prevention was launched in Hanoi on March 13.