Cambodia uncovers 75 money laundering cases World

Cambodia uncovers 75 money laundering cases

Cambodia’s Interior Ministry has so far cracked down on 75 money laundering cases, seized about 8 million USD and confiscated nearly 3,000 vehicles, since the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) placed the country on its grey list a year ago.
Chief Justice Nguyen Hoa Binh receives Cuban counterpart Politics

Chief Justice Nguyen Hoa Binh receives Cuban counterpart

Chief Justice Nguyen Hoa Binh of the Supreme People’s Court held talks in Hanoi with his Cuban counterpart Rubén Remigio Ferro on August 26, during which the two sides discussed cooperation between the two countries’ court systems.
NA Vice Chairman hosts Thai chief judge Politics

NA Vice Chairman hosts Thai chief judge

Vietnam and Thailand are expected to continue the implementation of the memorandum of understanding (MoU) on judicial cooperation between the two countries’ supreme courts, said Vice Chairman of National Assembly (NA) Uong Chu Luu.
Philippine voters approve southern Muslim-led region World

Philippine voters approve southern Muslim-led region

oters of the Philippines have approved a new Muslim-led region in the south of the country, which is hoped to bring a solution to peace after decades of fighting killed thousands and mired the area in poverty.
Courts urged to speed up judicial reform Politics

Courts urged to speed up judicial reform

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Nguyen Phu Trong has stressed the need for courts at all levels to speed up judicial reform and improve the quality of judgment to minimise inaccurate verdicts and overlooking criminals.
Vietnam a regional FDI magnet, say experts Business

Vietnam a regional FDI magnet, say experts

Vietnam is among the few ASEAN member countries to consistently improve its attractiveness to foreign investors due to its growing economy and improving business climate, according to experts.
Philippine President signs Muslim autonomy law World

Philippine President signs Muslim autonomy law

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on July 26 signed a Muslim autonomy law to allow minority Muslims in the south to start moving towards self-rule by 2022, a bid to tackle extremism and defuse a half-century of separatist conflict in Mindanao.
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.
More anti-corruption measures needed: NA Politics

More anti-corruption measures needed: NA

Entering the second day of discussions on anti-corruption measures, National Assembly (NA) deputies November 7 acknowledged the judiciary branch’s recent attempts to improve, however the quality and efficiency still has not met with voters’ expectations.
Court Academy strives to become high-quality training centre Politics

Court Academy strives to become high-quality training centre

President Tran Dai Quang urged the Court Academy under the Vietnam Supreme People’s Court to develop itself into a high-quality judicial training and scientific research centre, while addressing the opening of the 2016-17 academic year in Hanoi on December 6.
Vietnam, RoK boost judicial cooperation Society

Vietnam, RoK boost judicial cooperation

Judicial officials from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea said at a conference in Hanoi that the two countries have achieved positive results in judicial cooperation.