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Cross-border effort busts drug trafficking ring

Border guards in Vietnam ’s northern mountainous province of Dien Bien , in coordination with the security services in the Lao province of Phongsaly , arrested five people for smuggling 32 kg of opium on July 30.
Society

BIDV assists Muong Nhe distric development

The Banks for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) has allocated 25 billion VND to Muong Nhe district in the northwestern province of Dien Bien to help it ensure social security for its local people.
Situation in Muong Nhe returns to normal Society

Situation in Muong Nhe returns to normal

The security and order situation in Muong Nhe district has become stable, and local authorities and people are actively preparing for the elections of the National Assembly and People’s Councils at all levels.
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Training of human resources a priority

The Party and Government will put concrete policies in place to push investment in the country's north-western region, especially in developing transport and communications and providing credit for industrial crop cultivation, thus creating jobs for local people.
H’Mong people cheated with superstition Society

H’Mong people cheated with superstition

Over the past few days, some bad elements have used superstitious stories to deceive H’Mong people of Muong Nhe district in the northwestern mountainous province of Dien Bien to gather in the forest.
Supernatural rumours disturb Dien Bien Society

Supernatural rumours disturb Dien Bien

A recent rumour of a “supernatural” force that will appear in Muong Nhe district in the northwestern mountainous province of Dien Bien in early May is disturbing security, order and safety in the locality.