Indonesia works to overcome quake consequences World

Indonesia works to overcome quake consequences

Indonesian President Joko Widodo instructed competent agencies, including Indonesia’s disaster management agency (BNPB) and military forces to work together to overcome quake consequences after a 7.4-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia’s Sumatra island on August 2 evening.
Experts speak out over Han River property projects Society

Experts speak out over Han River property projects

Experts, scientists and architects agreed that a construction boom along the Han River in Da Nang city over past decade had impacted on the river flow, erosion and floods, and could result in environmental tragedy in the future.
Hoa Phat churns out 250,000 tonnes of steel in January Business

Hoa Phat churns out 250,000 tonnes of steel in January

Hoa Phat Group, the nation’s largest steel producer, has announced that it churned out nearly 250,000 tonnes of construction steel in January, up 27 percent year-on-year and equivalent to the record-breaking figures of October 2018.
High-rise buildings at fire risk Society

High-rise buildings at fire risk

More than 4,100 high-rise buildings in Vietnam are at high risk of fire, the interdisciplinary team of the Ministry of Public Security and Ministry of Construction concluded in a recent investigation.
Industry 4.0 shapes future of fire prevention Sci-Tech

Industry 4.0 shapes future of fire prevention

Information and technology (IT) and digital technologies are important to the management of fire-fighting and prevention, as well as the study of new fire-fighting materials and equipment in the era of the Industrial Revolution 4.0, heard a conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 16.