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Forest fires threaten 500kV power line in central Vietnam

Forest fires threaten 500kV power line in central Vietnam

Many forest fires, triggered by sweltering temperatures in the central part of the country, have put at risk a 500kV power transmission line between the central coastal city of Danang and the north central coastal province of Ha Tinh.

Condolences sent to Portugal over forest fires

Condolences sent to Portugal over forest fires

President Tran Dai Quang on June 19 sent a message of condolences to his Portuguese counterpart Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa over human and property losses caused by forest fires in central Portugal.

Ca Mau province prepared for forest fires

Ca Mau province prepared for forest fires

The Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau is taking plenty of precautions this year after several forest fires broke out last year at the U Minh Ha National Park.

Indonesia needs three years to end forest fires

Indonesia needs three years to end forest fires

Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on September 30 that his country needs three years to completely put an end to forest fires which have been occurring more frequently in recent years.

Kien Giang on high alert for forest fires

Kien Giang on high alert for forest fires

(VOV) -Forestry officials in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang have taken preemptive measures to prevent forest fires and have placed more than 10,500 ha at a high level of alert.

Forest fires engulf Hoang Lien National Park

Forest fires engulf Hoang Lien National Park

(VOV) - Raging forest fires broke out in Na Hang area, away 3km from Seo My Ty hamlet, Ta Van commune, Sa Pa district in the northern Lao Cai province on March 5.

Prolonged drought increases forest fire risks

Prolonged drought increases forest fire risks

(VOV) - The Forest Protection Department (FPD) is warning below average rainfall and a prolonged dry season may threaten more forest fires in many provinces and cities nationwide.