Vietnam joins hands with ASEAN countries in COVID-19 fight Politics

Vietnam joins hands with ASEAN countries in COVID-19 fight

All member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have recorded COVID-19 infections. In the face of the pandemic’s complex developments, Vietnam, in its capacity as ASEAN Chair in 2020, has been actively promoting the bloc’s common efforts and cooperating with partners in the fight against the disease.
Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien Society

Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien

The border guard of the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien and the competent forces of Tay Trang international border gate in Dien Bien district on November 3 captured the two Lao drug traffickers.
NA officials inspect Vietnam-Laos immigration agreement execution Society

NA officials inspect Vietnam-Laos immigration agreement execution

A delegation from the National Assembly (NA) Committee for External Affairs met authorities in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien on April 3 to examine the local implementation of the Vietnam – Laos agreement on tackling free migration and undocumented marriage in their shared border areas.
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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.