Online gambling is increasing, with many websites allowing players to place bets. Such gambling has led to real life tragedies.
Football betting has existed in social life in Vietnam for decades. Gamblers bet on football matches at both domestic and international tournaments.
The Vietnamese police have broken up an online gambling ring in Hanoi with transactions worth more than EUR1.1 billion.
Many Internet users in Vietnam, especially young people, students and children are negatively affected by unhealthy information and images that are freely distributed in cyberspace.
The Hanoi police have arrested Truong Ngoc Tu and 15 other suspects for their alleged involvement in an online gambling ring, with total transactions worth up to VND64 trillion.