HCM City struggles in war on drugs Society

HCM City struggles in war on drugs

Several recent large drug seizures in Ho Chi Minh City have raised concerns over the extent of drug crimes in the southern economic hub, and the local administration is fighting back.
Drug addiction drives youngsters to commit crimes Society

Drug addiction drives youngsters to commit crimes

Drug addiction among young people has remained high and is the main cause of crimes among them, with half of young addicts having committed crimes, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients Health

Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients

There has been a sharp year-on-year increase in the number of people suffering from serious mental illnesses, according to a senior official of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Vietnam helps Cambodia combat drug Society

Vietnam helps Cambodia combat drug

The Vietnamese Government has presented a batch of medicine for treatment of drug addiction worth 3 billion VND (133,530 USD) to Cambodia, aiming to support the country in its fight against drug.