Foreign employees to get work permits online from October 2017

Foreign employees to get work permits online from October 2017

NDO – Foreign nationals who want to work in Vietnam will be able to acquire employment permits online, via the web portal, starting from October 2, 2017. (Sep 19, 2017)


Criminal proceedings launched against regulation violation at PetroVietnam

  Sep 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Police Investigation Agency under the Ministry of Public Security on September 1 issued a decision to launch criminal proceedings against the suspected deliberately violation of State regulations causing serious consequences at the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam).  

Vietnam, Cambodia strengthen judicial cooperation

  Aug 29, 2017
NDO – The first judicial conference of localities sharing the Vietnam-Cambodia border opened in the southern province of Tay Ninh, on August 29, gathering over 100 delegates from ten Vietnam and nine Cambodia’s localities, as well as representatives from both ministries of justice.  

Trial of former OceanBank chairman Ha Van Tham resumes

  Aug 28, 2017
NDO - The Hanoi People’s Court on August 28 resumed the trial of Ha Van Tham, former chairman of OceanBank, and 50 other defendants in one of the largest corruption cases in recent years. 

Court pronounces sentences in Dong Tam land case

  Aug 09, 2017
NDO/VNA - The People’s Court of outlying My Duc district of Hanoi, on August 8, announced the sentences at the first instance trial on law violations regarding land management in the district’s Dong Tam commune.  

Hung Yen police smash illegal drug-making facility

  Aug 09, 2017
NDO/VNA – Police in the northern province of Hung Yen and authorised agencies, on August 9, busted a ring producing and trading substances used in the production of drugs. 

Temporary detention order issued for Trinh Xuan Thanh

  Aug 08, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security on August 7 said that it has issued a temporary detention order for Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman of the PetroVietnam Construction Corporation (PVC).  

Suspected rare animal product found to be trafficked via Noi Bai

  Aug 05, 2017
NDO/VNA - Customs officers at the Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi have discovered an animal product trafficking case, seizing nearly 3kg of goods suspected to be bone glue of rare animals.  

Former executives of Sacombank kept in custody for investigation

  Aug 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Police Department for Investigation of Economic and Corruption-related Crimes on August 1 launched criminal proceedings against Tram Be and PhanHuyKhang, former executives of the Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Sacombank) who were taken into custody. 

Former PVC chairman Thanh gives himself up to police

  Jul 31, 2017
NDO – Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman of the PetroVietnam Construction Corporation (PVC), gave himself up to the Investigation Security Agency under the Ministry of Public Security after nearly one year of evading international arrest, reported the ministry on July 31. 

Next hearing of Doan Thi Huong set for October 2

  Jul 28, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Shah Alam High Court of Malaysia announced on July 28 that the trial of Vietnamese citizen Doan Thi Huong and Indonesian citizen Siti Aisyah, the suspects in the murder of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) citizen Kim Chol, will last for 23 days, until the end of this November. 

Drastic measures called for in crack down on human trafficking

  Jul 28, 2017
NDO - Human trafficking is a complicated situation, not only causing harm to ethics, race, lifestyle, habits, customs and laws, but also directly affects the security and order of the country, as well as being of great concern for society as a whole.  

Deputy PM called for stronger crackdown on serious crimes

  Jul 26, 2017
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has called on the police force to continue cracking down on organised and armed crimes, as well as other serious violations, in the remainder of the year. 

President Office announces six new laws approved by NA

  Jul 12, 2017
NDO - The Presidential Office held a press conference on July 12 to announce six new laws that were adopted at the third session of the 14th National Assembly last month. 

Government Inspectorate reviews first six month performance

  Jul 11, 2017
NDO - The Government Inspectorate (GI) should continue intensifying its operations and work more closely with the relevant agencies to further develop the sector in order to meet the requirements.