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Trafficking rings in gold, dollars and drugs uncovered in pre-Tet periodicon
SOCIETY22/01/20220

Trafficking rings in gold, dollars and drugs uncovered in pre-Tet period

A number of agencies have recently discovered multiple smuggling and drug trafficking cases that were handling large quantities.

 
Bank robber arrested after buying motorbike with stolen moneyicon

Bank robber arrested after buying motorbike with stolen money

SOCIETY
11/01/2022

A suspected bank robber has been arrested days after posting photographs of himself on Facebook posing with a US$32,000 motorbike he purchased a day after the robbery.

Drug trader, businesswoman, and young PhD pay heavy price for crimesicon

Drug trader, businesswoman, and young PhD pay heavy price for crimes

FEATURE
08/01/2022

Many well-known businesspeople have ended up in prison.

Family worship place in Long An province under investigationicon

Family worship place in Long An province under investigation

SOCIETY
07/01/2022

The Department of Public Security of southern Long An province has decided to commence legal proceedings against individuals involved in wrongdoings at “Tinh that bong lai”, a family Buddhist worship place.

PM orders expediting investigation into Viet A caseicon

PM orders expediting investigation into Viet A case

SOCIETY
23/12/2021

The PM has asked the Ministry of Public Security to coordinate with other relevant agencies and localities to speed up and expand the investigation into the price gouging of Covid-19 test kits at the Viet A Technology Corporation. 

Ministry apologizes for incorrectly saying Viet A test kits were approved by WHOicon

Ministry apologizes for incorrectly saying Viet A test kits were approved by WHO

SOCIETY
22/12/2021

The Ministry of Science and Technology has apologized for incorrectly announcing that Viet A Technology Corporation’s Covid-19 test kit was approved by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Getting rich or ending up in prison from land dealsicon

Getting rich or ending up in prison from land deals

FEATURE
30/11/2021

During a group discussion at the latest National Assembly session, President Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that many people got rich thanks to land, but many others have been imprisoned due to land.

When officials join hands with ‘preying stalkers’ in land bidsicon

When officials join hands with ‘preying stalkers’ in land bids

FEATURE
25/11/2021

Many wrongdoings related to land auctions and bids have been exposed recently. Most of the defendants in the land irregularity cases are high-ranking officials of agencies and institutions.

Famous businesswomen meet in prison because of land irregularitiesicon

Famous businesswomen meet in prison because of land irregularities

FEATURE
23/11/2021

Nguyen Thi Loan, Chau Thi Thu Nga, Pham Thi Tuyet Nhung and Truong Thi Kim Soan, once famous businesswomen in the real estate market, have had to pay for their illegal business affairs.

Medicine, land baron detained for law violationsicon

Medicine, land baron detained for law violations

FEATURE
13/11/2021

The Hanoi Police have prosecuted and detained Nguyen Thi Loan, Chairwoman of Vimedimex Medi-Pharma JSC, for alleged violations of land auction regulations.

Foreigners take advantage of traveling to commit drug crime: police warnicon

Foreigners take advantage of traveling to commit drug crime: police warn

SOCIETY
19/06/2021

The Drug-related Crime Investigation Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security warned that many foreigners have been taking advantage of traveling to Vietnam to commit a drug crime.

Tokyo prosecutors: No 'appeal' for Vietnamese girl murder caseicon

Tokyo prosecutors: No 'appeal' for Vietnamese girl murder case

SOCIETY
08/04/2021

Tokyo prosecutors have decided not to ask the supreme court to review a case involving a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl, who was killed in Chiba prefecture in 2017.

Japan court upholds life term for murderer of Vietnamese girlicon

Japan court upholds life term for murderer of Vietnamese girl

VIETNAM & WORLD
24/03/2021

A Japanese court on March 23 upheld a life sentence for Yasumasa Shibuya over the 2017 murder of a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl named Le Thi Nhat Linh.

More foreigners enter HCM City to cheat residentsicon

More foreigners enter HCM City to cheat residents

SOCIETY
12/01/2021

More foreigners have entered HCM City to cheat residents, said Colonel Pham Ngoc Tien, head of the city’s Immigration Department under the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Police.

Online scams become more commonicon

Online scams become more common

SOCIETY
26/12/2020

Online scams have become more and more common in recent years, causing a great deal of anxiety in society.

Two foreigners detained for robbery in HCM Cityicon

Two foreigners detained for robbery in HCM City

SOCIETY
04/12/2020

Police in HCM City have arrested two Pakistani men for being accused of robbing a local shop last month.

Korean man arrested for alleged murder of fellow countryman in HCM Cityicon

Korean man arrested for alleged murder of fellow countryman in HCM City

SOCIETY
29/11/2020

A Korean businessman named Jeong In Cheol has been arrested in HCM City for allegedly murdering his Korean friend for money.

Man given 15-year sentence for stealing donationsicon

Man given 15-year sentence for stealing donations

SOCIETY
26/11/2020

The Dak Nong Provincial People's Court has given a 15-year sentence to a local man for swindling donated money from dozens of disadvantaged people who were supported by the community.