NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called for the thorough verification of draft laws and preventing vested interest in law building during a national teleconference of the Justice Ministry in Hanoi on December 23.
(Dec 23, 2016)
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has recently asked all ministries, ministry-level agencies, Government bodies and provincial People’s Committees to exert greater efforts to combat smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit goods for the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, which will occur next month.
NDO—Stories and opinions from students on sexual violence against women and girls were shared at a discussion at Hanoi University on November 23 on the implementation the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) in Vietnam.
NDO—Vietnam’s General Police Department, in coordination with Cambodia’s Drug Prevention and Combat National Committee, organised a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on November 22 to evaluate the results of a coordination programme, as well as to exchange experience and information and discuss solutions to enhance the fight against cross-border drug trafficking.
NDO/VNA—Minister of Home Affairs Le Vinh Tan took the floor at the question-and-answer session of the fourteenth National Assembly’s second session in Hanoi on November 16, clarifying issues of public concern regarding personnel work.
NDO—Criminal charges have been filed against three persons for violating fire safety rules, which led to thirteen deaths in a karaoke bar fire that broke out in Hanoi’s district of Cau Giay in early November.
NDO—National Assembly (NA) deputies at the ongoing second session of the Fourteenth NA have taken time to discuss a report on actions by the Government in 2016 to prevent and combat corruption amidst rising concern over the severity and prevalence of crime in a range of sectors due to a lack of effective measures to prevent and gradually reverse corruption.
NDO—Thirteen people were killed after a fire broke out at an eight-storey karaoke venue on the afternoon of November 1 and tore through four neighbouring buildings in Hanoi’s Cau Giay District, the Ministry of Public Security’s Fire and Rescue Police Department has confirmed.
NDO—The Border Guard High Command held a conference in Hanoi on October 28 to review the two-year deployment of a project on combating and preventing armed drug trafficking crimes in the border areas of the Northern province of Son La.
NDO/VNA—In 2016, the Government issued drastic instructions, and ministries, sectors, local administrations and the entire people made concerted efforts to combat crime, To Lam, Minister of Public Security, told legislators on October 28.