Vietnamese Gov’t orders illegal migration organisations to be shut down

The Government has ordered authorised agencies to strictly handle any individual or organisation that illegally sends Vietnamese citizens abroad.

Vietnamese Gov’t orders illegal migration organisations to be shut down

Officers from Nam Thanh Commune of Nghe An Province visit a family of a Vietnamese citizen that was found dead in a container truck in Essex.

The order follows a new resolution, recently issued by the Government after its regular meeting held in Ha Noi.

Accordingly, the Government assigned the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to closely work with the Ministry of Public Security, localities and other relevant agencies to handle the case in which 39 Vietnamese were found dead in a container truck in Essex, northeast London, on October 23.

The Government also calls upon other countries to work together in the fight against illegal immigration.

The Ministry of Public Security was told to take measures to break up illegal migration organisations, multi-level marketing fraud as well as prevent hi-tech crime committed by foreigners in Viet Nam in the future.

 

The Government also tasked ministries and sectors to seriously carry out resolution No1/NQ-CP on major tasks and solutions for implementing the socio-economic development plan in 2019, issued in January and directive No 09/CT-Ttg on solutions for business production, ensuring the country’s growth target is met in 2019, issued in April.

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development had to mobilise forces to prevent and control African swine fever and support pig breeders to re-breed and ensure the yield of pork to customers in the last months of this year, especially for New Year and Tết (Lunar) New Year.

The ministry also had to focus on removing the European Commission’s yellow card warning on Vietnamese fisheries. — VNS

Ha Tinh police launch criminal proceedings against illegal migration brokerage

Ha Tinh police launch criminal proceedings against illegal migration brokerage

Police in the central province of Ha Tinh on October 31 decided to start criminal proceedings against a case of organising and brokering illegal emigration in the locality under Article 349 of the Penal Code.

Revised immigration regulations aim to help foreigners: NA deputies

Revised immigration regulations aim to help foreigners: NA deputies

Revisions to the Law on Entry, Exit, Transit and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam were debated yesterday by the National Assembly Committee for National Defence and Security.

 
 

Other News

.
Vietnamese university listed in top 10 ASEAN research universities
Vietnamese university listed in top 10 ASEAN research universities
SOCIETYicon  18/02/2020 

Ton Duc Thang University has become the only representative from Vietnam to be named among the top 10 excellent research universities in the ASEAN, according to US Web of Science data.

Airport officers strive to avoid Covid-19 infection
Airport officers strive to avoid Covid-19 infection
VIDEOicon  18/02/2020 

Amid the spread of Covid-19, public security officers at international airports are shouldered with intense pressure of preventing any penetration of the disease into Vietnam while protecting themselves.

Teachers go digital in fourth industrial revolution
Teachers go digital in fourth industrial revolution
VIDEOicon  18/02/2020 

Given the emergence of the fourth industrial revolution, all sectors need to evolve, including education.

Baby with COVID-19 shows health improvement: official
Baby with COVID-19 shows health improvement: official
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Health of the three-month-old baby contracting the acute respiratory disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is improving, a health official has said.

Travellers from coronavirus-hit areas to be banned from entry
Travellers from coronavirus-hit areas to be banned from entry
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Representatives from the Health Ministry and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism have proposed banning those coming from or going through areas hit by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak from entry into Vietnam.

Vietnam sees positive signs in fight against COVID-19
Vietnam sees positive signs in fight against COVID-19
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Vietnam has seen positive signs in the fight against the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), heard a meeting of the national steering committee for prevention and control of the disease on February 17.

HCM City speeds up construction of metro line No. 1
HCM City speeds up construction of metro line No. 1
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Two underground packages CP1a and CP1b of the metro line No. 1 project between Ben Thanh Market and Suoi Tien Tourist Park in Ho Chi Minh was connected with each other on February 17.

nCOv is hoped to boost the public portal use
nCOv is hoped to boost the public portal use
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Receiving her two-month-old son’s birth certificate from a Grab driver, Nguyen Thi Thanh Nhan, 22, breathed a sigh of relief because she had saved time and avoided the risk of going to a public office. Instead, she had completed the procedure online.

Two COVID-19 cases in Vinh Phuc show negative results for second time
Two COVID-19 cases in Vinh Phuc show negative results for second time
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Two cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the northern province of Vinh Phuc displayed negative results as they were tested for the second time on February 17, according to Director of Vinh Phuc Department of Health.

Lao nationals in Quang Nam granted Vietnamese citizenship
Lao nationals in Quang Nam granted Vietnamese citizenship
VIETNAM & WORLDicon  17/02/2020 

In late 2019, 20 Lao people living in the Tay Giang and Nam Giang border district of Quang Nam province were granted Vietnamese citizenship.

Roots not forgotten as Vietnamese expats play a part in homeland’s development
Roots not forgotten as Vietnamese expats play a part in homeland’s development
VIETNAM & WORLDicon  17/02/2020 

Over the years, the community of more than 4.5 million Vietnamese people living abroad have become deeply assimilated into local political, economic, cultural and social life. 

Coronavirus: Thousands queue for face masks in HCM City
Coronavirus: Thousands queue for face masks in HCM City
PHOTOSicon  17/02/2020 

Thousands of people queued for hours on Ho Chi Minh City’s Nguyen Gian Thanh Street to buy face masks on February 16.

Doctor with 'golden hands' helps infertile couples
Doctor with 'golden hands' helps infertile couples
SOCIETYicon  18/02/2020 

The happiness of parenthood might sound simple to most people, yet for approximately one million infertile couples in Vietnam, it would be an impossible dream if there were not doctors like Tang Duc Cuong.

Danang halts international conference licensing for coronavirus prevention
Danang halts international conference licensing for coronavirus prevention
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Authorities of the central city of Danang have halted the licensing of international conferences amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Hanoi’s biggest market quiet amid coronavirus fears
Hanoi’s biggest market quiet amid coronavirus fears
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Hanoi’s biggest market at Dong Xuan is deserted amid fears of coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet rolls in Hong Kong
Coronavirus: Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet rolls in Hong Kong
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Toilet rolls have become hot property in the city due to a shortage from coronavirus panic-buying.

International vocational training to be extended
International vocational training to be extended
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

Vocational training schools in Vietnam will continue to use curricula transferred from Australia and Germany until the end of 2020 and 2025, respectively, following the technical vocational education and training (TVET) reform plan.

Lack of schools in residential areas an unresolved problem
Lack of schools in residential areas an unresolved problem
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

A lack of schools in big cities has been a serious issue for years.

HCM City scales up smart city development project to all districts
HCM City scales up smart city development project to all districts
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

The HCM City People’s Committee has urged all districts to conduct programmes on smart city development, with specific targets, roadmaps and implementation measures suited to the characteristics of individual locality.

All sectors work to stop spread of COVID-19
All sectors work to stop spread of COVID-19
SOCIETYicon  17/02/2020 

All 63 provinces and cities across the country have allowed students at different educational level to remain off from school to stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN