57 forest, bush fires reported in Brunei since early March

James Kon | Borneo Bulletin/Asia News Network | 6 April 2019


The Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) issued a statement yesterday thanking the Brunei Gas Carriers Sdn Bhd for contributing 20 boxes of mineral water to the personnel of the Jerudong Fire Station.


On the front line with the Chiang Mai firefighters battling the flames behind the world’s worst air

 Pichayada Promchertchoo @PichayadaCNA |


SAMOENG, Thailand: Under a shroud of thick, black smoke, the hill is ablaze.

Men in red uniforms snake through a burning forest in single file, searching for the source of the ferocious fire that has engulfed a large part of the hill in Samoeng district of western Chiang Mai – a northern Thai province that recently reported the worst air quality in the world.