Three people given jail terms for subversive acts Society

Three people given jail terms for subversive acts

The People’s Court of the central highlands province of Lam Dong issued prison terms of up to seven years at the first-instance trial on July 6 to two men and a woman for attempting to overthrow the people’s administration, under Clause 2 of Article 109 of the Penal Code.
Former Da Nang officials face jail terms of up to 27 years Society

Former Da Nang officials face jail terms of up to 27 years

The Hanoi People’s Procuracy on January 7 proposed jail sentences ranging from 18 to 27 years for two former chairmen of the Da Nang City People’s Committee for violations in land management and causing losses and waste of State resources.
Two Chinese men detained for smuggling baby Society

Two Chinese men detained for smuggling baby

Two Chinese citizens have been detained while attempting to smuggle a 13-day-old baby out of Vietnam, border guards in the northern border province of Quang Ninh said on December 18.
Singapore imposes stricter traffic fines World

Singapore imposes stricter traffic fines

Drivers in Singapore who commit traffic offences due to irresponsible driving now face significantly longer jail terms and tougher penalties after the Singaporean Parliament passed amendments to the Road Traffic Act on July 8.
Thanh Hoa province: police bust two drug rings Society

Thanh Hoa province: police bust two drug rings

Police in the central province of Thanh Hoa said on January 22 that they had busted two drug rings from Laos, seizing more than 6,000 methamphetamine pills, a brick of heroin (350g), one kg of crystal meth and weapons.
Group receives 48-year jail term over fake ATM cards Society

Group receives 48-year jail term over fake ATM cards

Four days into the first instance trial, the People’s Court in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre gave Malaysian national Chong Ngai Fong and his six accomplices a total of 48 years in prison for their fraudulent activities using fake ATM cards.
12-year jail sentence upheld for Dinh Ngoc He Society

12-year jail sentence upheld for Dinh Ngoc He

The Central Military Court upheld a 10-year imprisonment sentence for Dinh Ngoc He – also known as “Ut troc”, former Deputy General Director of Thai Son Corporation – for “abusing position and power while performing official duties”, and another two years for “using falsified documents of agencies and organisations”, as heard at a court of appeals on November 1.