Meanwhile, Leam Chabang municipality chief Jinda Thanomrod said 1,092 people had so far shown up to file complaints after the fire. Most had sustained injuries from the chemical fallout.
Dozens of Burmese star tortoises, an endangered species found only in Myanmar, have died at a sanctuary in Magwe Region due to the extreme heat of the past few weeks, a conservation official said.
Myanmar jade is still being smuggled across the border to China in large quantities despite the government having suspended new licences for two years now.
High extraction rates are causing a rapid lowering of the water levels in Hanoi, HCM City and in the Central Highlands, seriously threatening the sustainability of these water sources.
Captive wild animal encounters are hugely popular, thanks partly to social media. But our investigation shows many creatures lead dismal lives.