Government taking fight to fraudsters: Deputy PM Society

Government taking fight to fraudsters: Deputy PM

Market surveillance units last year cracked a number of major counterfeit rings countrywide as the fight against trade frauds took place on a scale never seen before, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said.
Goods smuggling ring busted in Lang Son Society

Goods smuggling ring busted in Lang Son

Police in the northern border province of Lang Son have caught 24 suspects red-handed trying to smuggle over 100 tonnes of contraband goods into Vietnam from China.
Cigarette smuggling remains unabated Society

Cigarette smuggling remains unabated

Cigarette smuggling has caused a loss of thousands of billions of Vietnamese dong each year for the State, according to figures released by the Vietnam Tobacco Association at a symposium held on July 23 in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho.
Another drug smuggling ring from Laos busted Society

Another drug smuggling ring from Laos busted

Customs officers and border guards of Cau Treo international border gate, in cooperation with police in the central province of Ha Tinh, on July 17 arrested three suspects who were illegally transporting 25 kilogrammes of crystal meth of 52 cakes (nearly 18 kilogrammes) of heroin from Laos to Vietnam.
Over 7kg of rhino horns seized at Tan Son Nhat airport Society

Over 7kg of rhino horns seized at Tan Son Nhat airport

Customs officers at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, in cooperation with relevant forces, on July 15 arrested a Vietnamese man who had been on a flight from Angola and illegally transporting 12 rhino horns weighing over seven kilogrammes in total.
Phu Tho sentences three heroin traffickers to death Society

Phu Tho sentences three heroin traffickers to death

The People’s Court of northern Phu Tho province on June 15 sentenced three men to death and another to life in jail for trafficking 300 heroin bricks in the province’s largest-ever narcotics case in terms of drug quantity.
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Quang Ninh drug, weapon trafficking ring uncovered

Police in the northern border province of Quang Ninh busted a drug and weapon trafficking ring involving 20 cakes of heroin (roughly 7kg), eight guns and 188 bullets, nearly 2 billion VND (94,000 USD), and 50,000 RMB (8,177 USD).