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Chinese nationals arrested in Vietnam online for scam

The police of central Quang Binh province have successfully arrested a group of 11 suspects, including two Chinese, for operating an online forex scam.

Foreigner arrested for lending services with interest of over 1,300 percent

The Ho Chi Minh City Police yesterday prosecuted and arrested Latvian citizen Aigars Plivčs who is temporarily residing in Thu Duc City for the crime of “Lending heavy interest in civil transactions”.

Chinese citizen arrested for property theft in Vietnam

The police of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Tri provinces have detained a Chinese national charged with stealing property in Vietnam.

Korean fugitives wanted by Interpol arrested in Ho Chi Minh City

The Department of Cybersecurity and High-Tech Crime Prevention (PA05) under the Ministry of National Security announced on June 1 that they had arrested three Korean nationals wanted by INTERPOL in Ho Chi Minh City.

Three Korean nationals arrested for stealing VND2 billion in HCM City

The Ho Chi Minh City Police said they have arrested three Korean nationals after they broke into a local resident’s house in District 7 and stole their property.

South Korean man gets death sentence for murder, dismemberment

On May 19, the People's Court of Ho Chi Minh City opened the first-instance trial of defendant Jeong In Cheol, a South Korean nationality born in 1985 and residing in District 7, HCMC, on charges of "Murder" and "Robbery".

Chinese manager arrested for murdering staff member in Binh Duong

A Chinese director of a company in the southern province of Binh Duong was arrested on Thursday after allegedly murdering a female staff member.

Georgian man detained for cheating Haiphong businessman

Police in the northern city of Haiphong announced on Friday that they had detained a Georgian man who was accused of swindling USD 30,000 from a gold shop in Le Chan District.

Sri Lankan man prosecuted for theft of property

The Hanoi People’s Procuracy has prosecuted a Sri Lankan man on charges of property theft in line with Article 173, Clause 1 of the Penal Code.

Russian couple caught growing cannabis plants in Phan Thiet

A Russian couple were caught illegally growing nearly ten cannabis plants on August 23 at a rented house in Ham Tien ward of Phan Thiet city in the southern central province of Binh Thuan.

Legal proceedings launched against seven Mongolian nationals for stealing property

Legal proceedings have been initiated against seven Mongolian nationals involved in a theft of property worth nearly 1.2 billion VND ( about 51,800 USD).