Vietnam, RoK enhance cooperation in cross-border crime prevention

Vietnam, RoK enhance cooperation in cross-border crime prevention

NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security and the Republic of Korea’s (RoK) Supreme Prosecutors’ Office have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the prevention and combat of cross-border crimes. (Jan 29, 2019 21:14:00)


Vietnam, Mongolia to strengthen cooperation in crime combat

  Oct 16, 2018 21:47:06
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese Minister of Public Security To Lam and Mongolian Minister of Justice and Home Affairs Tsend Nyamdorj agreed to reinforce crime fighting cooperation during talks in Hanoi on October 16. 

Vietnam seizes 13 rhino horns at Noi Bai airport

  Oct 14, 2018 15:23:28
NDO – Customs officers seized nearly 34kg of rhino horns at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, on October 12, which had been shipped from South Africa. 

Vietnam praised for efforts in human trafficking prevention and control

  Jul 30, 2018 17:08:13
NDO – Vietnam has made significant efforts in raising public awareness on human trafficking, as well as providing support to the victims of trafficking, a senior official from the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has said.  

Strengthened crackdowns urged against smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeiting

  Jul 27, 2018 04:10:04
NDO - Continuing to strengthen the inspection, detection and strict handling of smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeiting goods was a requirement made by Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh at a national teleconference on July 26. 

Training launched to improve Vietnam’s handling of cases involving protected wildlife

  Jul 12, 2018 11:01:10
NDO - Vietnam’s judicial staff at all levels are being provided with professional training aimed at improving their capacity in handling cases related to crimes against protected wildlife. 

Former Mobifone chairman arrested over AVG deal

  Jul 11, 2018 10:55:23
NDO - Mobile carrier Mobifone’s former chairman Le Nam Tra has been arrested for his alleged wrongdoing in a deal that saw the state-owned telecoms company acquire 95% of the pay TV service AVG. 

Former SBV Deputy Governor gets three years in jail

  Jul 03, 2018 12:27:22
NDO/VNA – Dang Thanh Binh, former Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV), was sentenced to three years in prison for the charge of lacking responsibility causing serious consequences at the Vietnam Construction Bank (VNCB) during the first instance trial in Ho Chi Minh City on July 2. 

Presidential Office announces order to promulgate seven laws

  Jun 28, 2018 17:40:53
NDO/VNA – The Presidential Office on June 28 announced President Tran Dai Quang’s order to promulgate seven laws, including the laws on cyber security, national defence, denunciation and competition. 

Court upholds sentence against Dinh La Thang in OceanBank case

  Jun 27, 2018 04:42:03
NDO/VNA – The High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi on June 26 upheld the charges and sentences against Dinh La Thang and five of his accomplices in the case involving the National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam)’s contribution of VND800 billion to the Ocean Commercial Joint Stock Bank (OceanBank).  

Family and juvenile court launched in Dong Thap

  Jun 22, 2018 17:20:44
NDO – A Family and Juvenile Court was launched in the southern province of Dong Thap on June 22, making it the second province in Vietnam to have a specialised court for children.  

Former petroleum executives prosecuted for trade fraud

  Jun 22, 2018 11:43:36
NDO/VNA – The Investigation Police Bureau for Economic Management Order Offences (C46) began procedures against four people accused of abusing their positions and power to appropriate assets in three petroleum companies under the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) on June 21.  

Appeal court hears case of PVN’s bad Oceanbank investment

  Jun 20, 2018 10:29:31
NDO - The High-Level Court in Hanoi has begun hearings for an appeal filed by Dinh La Thang, a former chairman of the state oil group PVN, concerning the company’s loss of VND800 billion (US$35.2 million) on investments in the struggling lender Oceanbank. 

Court upholds sentences against 14 defendants in airport terror plot

  Jun 06, 2018 09:32:09
NDO/VNA – The High-level People’s Court in Ho Chi Minh City on June 5 decided to uphold sentences against 14 out of 16 defendants who had appealed in the case involved in a terrorism plot targeting Tan Son Nhat International Airport. 

Appeal court upholds jail sentence for Dinh La Thang

  May 15, 2018 10:32:40
NDO - The High-Level Court in Hanoi has upheld a 13-year sentence for Dinh La Thang, who was charged with the deliberate violation of state regulations on economic regulations while chairman of the state oil company PVN.