Three Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien Society

Three Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien

The border guard force of the northern province of Dien Bien, in coordination with the security force of Muong May district in the Lao province of Phongsaly, on June 15 arrested three Lao drug traffickers, seizing 20kg of opium.
Son La seizes largest heroin haul Society

Son La seizes largest heroin haul

Police in the northern mountainous province of Son La arrested a four-member drug gang armed with a gun and a grenade on October 1, confiscating 161 heroin cakes in Vietnam’s largest illegal drug haul so far.
Culture - Sports

In Hanoi, devoted collector unearths hidden gems

Bearing inside them a lively and thrilling beauty, a solemn philosophy, these stones have long been endowed with the spirit of heaven and earth. Through time, collecting gemstone has become an elegant and obsessive hobby among the capital's citizens.

Now's the time for a travel deal

The summer tourism promotions to stimulate demand by air carriers and tourism companies have begun with attractive discounts on offer.

Milk import tax to be reduced

The Ministry of Finance has issued a circular to adjust the preferential import tax rate applied to milk under its Preferential Import Tariff system.