HCM City authorities are strengthening control over the trade of oil and petroleum products to ensure safety at petrol stations and gas shops that sell flammable substances.
A smart traffic monitoring and operation centre, the first of its kind in Việt Nam, was opened on Monday by the Saigon River Tunnel Management Centre.
Police in Đắk Lắk Province seized 18,000 litres of petrol of unclear origin at a gas station in Cư M’gar District on Monday.
The Ministry of Finance is launching a plan to put a tax charge on anyone who buys petrol.
A tanker burst into flames while refuelling a petrol station in Cần Thơ Province yesterday. Firefighters spent half an hour getting the blaze under control. Unfortunately, the driver of the tanker sustained serious burns.
A scaffolding collapsed in the central province of Thừa Thiên- Huế leaving 11 construction workers injured on Sunday.
Some residents in northern Hải Phòng City have been living in fear of the fuel stations located near their houses, causing health problems and posing deadly risks.