Legislators to discuss judicial issues on Nov. 13 Politics

Legislators to discuss judicial issues on Nov. 13

Legislators of the 14th National Assembly will discuss reports of performance of the heads of the Supreme People’s Court and Supreme People’s Procuracy, judgment enforcement and the prevention and control of criminals and corruption on November 13 during their ongoing sixth session.
Ha Long city to inspect operations of tourist boats Travel

Ha Long city to inspect operations of tourist boats

Authorities of Ha Long city in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh will coordinate with relevant agencies to evaluate service quality of tourist boats operating on Ha Long and Bai Tu Long Bays from November 15 to December 25.
NA issues 16th communiqué of sixth session Politics

NA issues 16th communiqué of sixth session

The National Assembly (NA) deputies debated a number of bills, including a draft law on preventing and combating the harmful effects of alcohol and beer, on November 9 during their ongoing sixth session.
Prime Minister urges innovation Politics

Prime Minister urges innovation

“We will fail without innovation,” Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said in concluding the regular Government meeting on November 3.
FLEGT-VPA to fuel Vietnam’s wood export to global markets Business

FLEGT-VPA to fuel Vietnam’s wood export to global markets

Vietnam’s signing of the Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Voluntary Partnership Agreement (FLEGT-VPA) with the European Union (EU) will help the country boost wood product exports to not only the EU but also many other markets, according to an official.
Law enforcement leaders must face consequences of actions Society

Law enforcement leaders must face consequences of actions

The Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, and the Ministry of National Defence have been urged to complete a system under which senior law enforcement officials will be rotated from their posts in border areas that have been classed as smuggling hotspots.
Vietnam commits to fighting money laundering Society

Vietnam commits to fighting money laundering

The 2015 penal code includes revised articles and supplements to fight money laundering, said Chief Justice of the Supreme People’s Court Nguyen Hoa Binh said at a workshop in the central city of Da Nang on July 9.
ASEAN fights rise in drug trafficking ASEAN

ASEAN fights rise in drug trafficking

Vietnam and other countries located near Southeast Asia’s notorious ’Golden Triangle’ are facing numerous challenges in the fight against drug trafficking.