Tag: "illegal"

Illegal shipment of ivory intercepted by customs

Illegal shipment of ivory intercepted by customs

Hanoi Customs has confiscated more than 47 kilos of ivory tusk products and nearly eight kilos of synthetic drug illegally transported into Vietnam in two separate cases through express postal services.

Seafood exporters fear new US, EU regulations on illegal fishing

Seafood exporters fear new US, EU regulations on illegal fishing

The European Union (EU) is set to rule this month on the Vietnamese seafood industry’s compliance with its regulations on illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, and the US has just announced new rules relating to the same issue.

Vietnam, Australia combat illegal fishing

Vietnam, Australia combat illegal fishing

VOV.VN - Vietnam and Australia have agreed to set up long-term cooperation in combating illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on August 24.

Vietnam Migration Profile 2016 released

Vietnam Migration Profile 2016 released

The Vietnam Migration Profile 2016 was released by the Foreign Ministry’s Consular Department and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in Hanoi on August 22.

Illegal waste pollutes Da Nang’s My Khe beach

Illegal waste pollutes Da Nang’s My Khe beach

A section of My Khe beach in the central city of Da Nang, considered one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in Vietnam, has been heavily polluted by untreated waste water illegally discharged from a construction project.

Illegal labour migration to China rising in north Vietnam

Illegal labour migration to China rising in north Vietnam

Desperate to find jobs, an increasing number of residents from the northern mountain province of Cao Bang are illegally crossing the border to China, often to their own detriment, with worrying implications for small communities in the remote area.

Hanoi tax revenue up 18%

Hanoi tax revenue up 18%

VOV.VN - Hanoi collected over VND93.9 trillion (US$4.1 billion) in taxes during the first half of this year, completing 50.1 per cent of its annual target and 18 per cent higher compared with the same period in 2016, the municipal Tax Department reported on July 10.

Son La: illegal drug transporters arrested

Son La: illegal drug transporters arrested

The police of Song Ma district, the northern mountainous province of Son La, have detained two men for illegally transporting 10 cakes of heroin (about 3.5 kg).