Thailand calls on ASEAN to join in eradicating IUU World

Thailand calls on ASEAN to join in eradicating IUU

As Chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2019, Thailand will mae eradicating Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing a priority, said Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Prawit Wongsuwon.
Tigers’ bodies found in wine tank Environment

Tigers’ bodies found in wine tank

A man in Duc Trong district in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has been discovered in possession of two dead tigers, according to Phan Van Thong, head of the local police.
Wildlife crime manual circulated Environment

Wildlife crime manual circulated

The People’s Police Academy has launched the Vietnamese version of a manual by an int'll counter-trafficking organisation to help officials fight the black market trade in endangered wild animals.
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Ex-police boss sentenced to 18 years’ imprisonment

The Hanoi People’s Court on January 8 sentenced Duong Tu Trong, former Deputy Director of Hai Phong city's Police Department, to 18 years’ imprisonment after he was found guilty of organising for a wanted person to flee abroad.
Ex-police boss on trial for helping former Vinalines chief escape Society

Ex-police boss on trial for helping former Vinalines chief escape

Hanoi’s People’s Court on January 7 began the trial of former Deputy Director of the northern port city of Hai Phong's Police Department, Duong Tu Trong, for helping Duong Chi Dung, ex-chairman of State-owned shipping corporation Vinalines, flee Vietnam in May 2012.