Society

Tien Lang district court rejects prisoner’s compensation claim

The People’s Court of Tien Lang district, Hai Phong city on October 30 rejected a claim lodged by local farmer Doan Van Vuon asking for compensation for damage allegedly caused by land reclamation decisions issued by the Tien Lang district People’s Committee.
Politics

People show great interest in NA’s operations

Voters and people across the country had by far sent 1,129 opinions covering a wide range of issues to the National Assembly (NA) ahead of its sixth session, which opened in Hanoi on October 21.
Constitution revisions under review Politics

Constitution revisions under review

The Committee for Drafting Amendments to the 1992 Constitution met for the eighth time in Hanoi on September 7 to review the latest proposed changes to the nation’s constitution.
 
Society

Former Tien Lang officials get final sentences

The Hai Phong City People’s Court on August 1 reviewed and announced the final sentences given to defendants involved in “destroying property, irresponsibility and causing serious consequences” in relation to a case of coercive land reclamation in Vinh Quang commune, Tien Lang District.
Society

Final sentences for Tien Lang farmers announced

The Appeal Court of the Supreme People’s Court on July 30 announced the sentences given to six defendants charged with “ murder and resisting on-duty officials” in relation to a case of coercive land reclamation in the northern port city of Hai Phong.
Society

Appeal trial held for Tien Lang farmers

The Appeal Court of the Supreme People’s Court on July 29 began the appeal trial of six defendants charged with “murder and resisting on-duty officials” in relation with a case of coercive land reclamation in the northern port city of Hai Phong.
Draft land law scrutinised Politics

Draft land law scrutinised

The draft revised Law on Land came under scrutiny at the plenary sitting of the National Assembly (NA)’s ongoing fifth session in Hanoi on June 17, presided over by its Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Politics

Land Law receives seven million comments

The Amended Law on Land has received around seven million feedbacks after it was open for public comment, the Vietnam Government Portal (VGP) quoted Chairman of the National Assembly Economic Committee Nguyen Van Giau as saying.
Tien Lang farmers jailed for five years Society

Tien Lang farmers jailed for five years

Jail terms of up to five years were handed down on farmers involved in coercive land reclamation in Vinh Quang commune, Tien Lang district, Hai Phong city on charges of “murder and resisting on-duty officials”.
Society

Tien Lang farmers charged with murder

The Hai Phong City People’s Court on April 2 opened a trial for those involved in coercive land reclamation in Vinh Quang commune, Tien Lang district in 2012, on charges of “murder and resisting on-duty officials”.
Society

Hai Phong to try land-related cases

The Hai Phong City People’s Court will open two first instance trials of 11 people involved in coercive land reclamation in Vinh Quang commune, Tien Lang district, this month.
Society

Measures to preserve Nha Trang Bay discussed

Participants at a seminar on Nha Trang Bay have agreed that one of the measures to preserve the bay is to increase the community’s role in management and exploration of coral resources.