HCM CITY — A fire broke out at midnight on Sunday at a laptop shop in HCM City, damaging telephones, laptops, Ipads, USBs and other electronic equipment.
Estimated losses totalled VND6-7 billion (US$288,000-$336,000), according to the city's fire department.
The fire broke out at 11pm at the Bach Khoa shop on 247 Ly Thuong Kiet St, Ward 15, in District 11. It was extinguished 30 minutes later.
An initial investigation indicates that the cause of the fire was due to electrical leakage. — VNS