Heroin smuggler arrested in Dien Bien Society

Heroin smuggler arrested in Dien Bien

A man has been caught carrying 21 bricks of heroin weighing 7.4kg in Tan Phong hamlet, Si Pa Phin commune, Nam Po district, the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien.
Society

Transnational drug ring busted

Relevant forces of Vietnam’s northwestern province of Dien Bien and Laos’ Phongsaly province seized heroin and weapons worth over 30 billion VND (1.4 million USD) during house raids on May 1.
VN-Laos highway inaugurated Business

VN-Laos highway inaugurated

National Highway 2E linking Vietnam and Laos was officially inaugurated at the Panghok international border of Phongsaly province on February 23.
Society

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.
Politics

Hai Duong strengthens ties with Laos

The Chairman of the People’s Committee for northern Hai Duong province Nguyen Manh Hien, has pledged to call for more local businesses to invest in the Lao northern mountainous province of Phongsaly.
Society

Vietnam, Laos inaugurate new border gate

Vietnam’s northern province of Dien Bien and Laos’ Phongsaly province on Dec. 15 held an inauguration ceremony for Si Pa Phin - Huoi La border gate in Muong Cha district.