Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a plan to implement the Law on Amnesty, which was approved on November 19, 2018 during the sixth session of the 14th National Assembly and will take effect from July 1, 2019.
The National Assembly are discussing the draft revised law on amnesty and the draft law on husbandry on November 7.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh on December 1 ordered the release of 97 prisoners incarcerated in Thai Nguyen Province on the occasion of the upcoming TET (Lunar New Year).
More than 4,000 offenders who repented their crimes while serving prison sentences are expected to be granted amnesty this year.
The Supreme People’s Court has provided guidelines for the granting of amnesty to prisoners who had their sentences postponed or suspended on the occasion of National Day (September 2).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has released an official message concerning this year’s presidental amnesty decisions.
VOV.VN - Prisoners at Hanoi police’s detention centres moved to tear when getting amnesty to reunite with their families before the National Day (September 2).
VOV.VN - Guest workers without legal documents who are currently in the Republic of Korea (RoK) have a golden opportunity to end their ordeal by benefiting from the amnesty announced by the Vietnam government.
Hanoi on April 29 decided to grant clemency to 101 prisoners who are serving sentences at the Hanoi police’s detention centres on the occasion of the upcoming 41st anniversary of Liberation of Southern Vietnam and National Reunification Day (April 30, 1975).
As many as 61 political prisoners, including activists and students, in Myanmar were freed on April 9 after their prosecutions had been withdrawn.
As many as 851 inmates at the Thu Duc prison (Z30D) in Ham Tan district of the central province of Binh Thuan were released on August 31, in compliance with the President’s amnesty decision on the occasion of the upcoming National Day (Sept. 2).
(VOV) - Vietnam has officially pardoned more than 18,000 inmates on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of independence from France (September 2), but authorities said on August 28 they do not include anyone convicted of national security crimes.
The President’s Decision on Amnesty was announced at a press conference in Hanoi on August 28 on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2).
Dozens of foreign inmates will likely receive a pardon from authorities in Vietnam on the occasion of the upcoming National Day.
(VOV) -President Truong Tan Sang has signed a 2015 amnesty decision on the occasion of National Day (September 2).
Five teams will look into granting amnesty for prisoners in a number of localities from August 3-14 in the run-up to the 70th National Day (September 2).
As many as 184 inmates in Hanoi have been given clemency on the occasion of National Day (September 2).
(VOV) - The Hanoi Police on April 29 announced an amnesty and commutation for 145 inmates from its three detention camps on the occasion of National Liberation Day (April 30).
(VOV) - The capital city has decided to commute penalty and grant amnesty to 230 inmates on the occasion of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
(VOV) - Around 15,000 inmates are expected to be released ahead of their prison terms during this year’s National Day holiday.