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One dead in house fire in HCM City

One dead in house fire in HCM City

VOV.VN - A man died as a result of a fire which engulfed a three-storey house at Ba Diem residential area in Hoc Mon outlying district, Ho Chi Minh City on the afternoon of August 27.

Vinataba’s monopoly aspirations go up in smoke

Vinataba’s monopoly aspirations go up in smoke

The Vietnamese government has recently stubbed out cigarette monopoly producer Vinataba’s self-serving ambitions to rid the local market of popular brands from Indonesia’s Sumatra Tobacco.

Air pollution in Hanoi, HCM City worsens

Air pollution in Hanoi, HCM City worsens

Air pollution in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City has risen to alarming levels due to waste, dust and noise pollution, and has affected the health of area residents.

More campaigns needed as smoking dangers rise

More campaigns needed as smoking dangers rise

The Ministry of Health and relevant agencies will launch more communications campaigns on legal documents targeting the building of a non-smoking environment, said Luong Ngoc Khue, Director of the Health Ministry’s Administration Department of Medical Services.

Massive fire destroys 5 houses in HCM City

Massive fire destroys 5 houses in HCM City

(VOV) - Fire-fighters battled a huge fire that gutted five houses with flames and flumes of smoke that were visible throughout many parts of the metropolitan area.

Computer store fire in HCM City

Computer store fire in HCM City

A fire broke out at the Bach Khoa computer store, No. 247 Ly Thuong Kiet street, HCM City late on August 19.

Smoke covers western Hanoi

Smoke covers western Hanoi

Travellers on Hanoi’s Thang Long Avenue, Vietnam’s longest and most modern road, cannot see the road because of smoke, particularly in the afternoon.

Model smokes on catwalk, organizer gets penalty

Model smokes on catwalk, organizer gets penalty

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism has announced a VND3.5 million (US$175) penalty against the organizer of a fashion show held last month for allowing a model to smoke on the runway.

Muscovites struggle to breathe as acrid smoke grips city

Muscovites struggle to breathe as acrid smoke grips city

The Moscow skyline of the Kremlin and St. Basil's Cathedral vanished on August 6 as a blanket of thick, noxious smoke shrouded the metropolis, leaving many of the city's 10 million residents with sore throats and burning eyes.