Smuggled rhino horns seized at Noi Bai airport Environment

Smuggled rhino horns seized at Noi Bai airport

Vietnamese customs officials at Noi Bai International Airport on June 1 reported that they found rhino horns and wild animals’ fangs in the luggage of a Vietnamese woman who had been on a flight from Bangkok to Hanoi on May 30.
Statue stolen from Me So Pagoda Society

Statue stolen from Me So Pagoda

A 19-century Buddhist statue of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva with a thousand hands and a thousand eyes - a treasure of the Me So Pagoda in Hung Yen province's Van Giang district was stolen on Oct 1.

Chinese firms seek to access HCM City market

Over 40 Chinese businesses operating in finance, labour, real estate and construction made a fact-finding tour of Ho Chi Minh City on April 16 to seek business opportunities in the metropolis.

Vietnamese, Chinese senior officials talk economic issues

Minister of Planning and Investment Vu Huy Hoang and Chinese Minister of Commerce Gao Hucheng reached consensus on initiatives to boost bilateral economic, trade and industrial cooperation during their working session in Beijing on April 8.

Vietnam Customs Information System in the pipeline

After two years of deployment, the Vietnam Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System and Vietnam Customs Information System (VNACCS/VCIS) will be deployed in all 34 provincial/municipal customs departments across the country on June 25, the Vietnam Business Forum Magazine (VBF) reported.