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Thailand: Bangkok on alert for air pollution

ASEAN

Thailand: Bangkok on alert for air pollution

Residents in Bangkok, Thailand were warned on Feb. 8 the city’s air quality had hit dangerous levels just days after the country’s pollution control agency appealed to residents to wear face masks.

Hoi An becomes transport role model

Society

Hoi An becomes transport role model

Hoi An city in the central province of Quang Nam has begun the second trial of a public bus route connecting An Bang and Cua Dai beaches, the old quarter and Tre Que vegetable gardens before launching the service in 2019.

Experts slam Vietnam’s air pollution

Health

Experts slam Vietnam’s air pollution

Vietnam has an increasing incidence of respiratory diseases, with the World Health Organisation (WHO) repeatedly issuing warnings that it is among the most air-polluted countries in the Asia-Pacific region, according to health experts.