Vietnam joins hands with UN in drug combat Society

Vietnam joins hands with UN in drug combat

Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations and other international organisations in Vienne, Austria, in conjunction with the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), opened a photo exhibition on the fight against drugs on March 3.
Thailand seizes huge haul of methamphetamine World

Thailand seizes huge haul of methamphetamine

Thai police have seized more than 14 million methamphetamine pills worth 1.48 billion THB (45 million USD) that were bound for neighbouring Malaysia and beyond, authorities said on August 21.
ASEAN+3 convenes narcotics workshop in Bangkok ASEAN

ASEAN+3 convenes narcotics workshop in Bangkok

Representatives of the Thai Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) and its counterparts from ASEAN+3 countries are attending the fifth ASEAN Drug Monitoring Network Operational Workshop.
Meetings respond to anti-drug action month Society

Meetings respond to anti-drug action month

Meetings were held in Hanoi and Nam Dinh province on June 16-17 to respond to the Action Month on Drug Prevention and Control and the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.
Workshop talks sexual, gender violence Society

Workshop talks sexual, gender violence

More than 60 experts from law enforcement agencies, international organisations and non-governmentalorganisations gathered at a seminar on in Hanoi to seek ways to address sexual and gender violence.
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New illicit drugs appear in domestic market

The use of illicit, synthetic substances is increasing in Vietnam, Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalid and Social Affairs, Nguyen Trong Dam told a meeting of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Hanoi on June 26.