President Tran Dai Quang pinned the badge carrying the title of Hero of the People’s Armed Forces on the traditional flag of the border guards of northern Hai Phong city during a local ceremony on June 23.
National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan applauded efforts to fight drug crimes and promote people-to-people exchanges with Laos by border guards of the Tay Trang International Border Gate while visiting the northwestern province of Dien Bien on March 12.
Border guards of Vietnam’s southern Tay Ninh province and military officials and police from Cambodia’s Svay Rieng province held the first friendly exchange in Tay Ninh on December 29.
Border guards in central Vietnam have arrested two Lao men for smuggling nearly 23 kilograms of heroin across the border.
Vietnam’s Defence Ministry attaches importance to boosting and preserving the neighbouring, friendly, cooperative and development relations with China, especially the relationship between the border guards and coast guards of the two countries, said Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich.
Several officers from Kien Giang Province, located in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta, have been held hostage by the operators of illegal fishing boats after inspections took place on July 2.
A Lao man carrying 200 synthetic drug pills and three grammes of heroin was arrested in Na Meo commune, Quan Son district, the central province of Thanh Hoa on April 9.
Four men from Laos and another from Thailand were arrested near central Vietnam on January 3 when they were trying to smuggle more than 30 kilograms of heroin through the border.
Border guards in the central province of Nghe An have broken up a large drug trafficking ring in Laos and Vietnam, arresting three suspects and seizing 18 cakes of heroin (7 kilograms) and 12,000 pills of meth.
(VOV) - Over the past few years, there has been an ever widening disparity between the import-export statistics released by Vietnamese and Chinese trade officials, specifically as it relates to cross border trade.
(VOV) -Quang Binh Provincial Border Guards have caught two Vietnamese men attempting to illegally transport 670 kilograms of dynamite from Laos to Vietnam.
President Truong Tan Sang visited and extended New Year wishes to border guards in Dam Thuy commune, Trung Khanh district in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang on December 15.
(VOV) - The situation has returned to normal at Bac Phong Sinh border gate in the northern province of Quang Ninh following the April 18 shooting.
(VOV) - A group of Chinese residents attempting to enter Vietnam illegally stole guns and fired at on-duty Vietnamese border guards in the northern border province of Quang Ninh on April 18.
(VOV) - At least three fishermen were killed and one remains missing after a fishing boat overturned off Thuan An beach in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on January 18.
(VOV) -Border guards in the central province of Quang Binh have intercepted an attempt to smuggle illegal firecrackers across the Lao border and into Vietnam.
(VOV) - A tropical depression strengthened into a storm in the East Sea on August 6, and is expected to hit northern and central coastal provinces in 36 hours.
(VOV) -Border guards and police in the northern province of Lang Son have arrested a man suspected of transporting counterfeit money worth VND620 million (about US$30,000) from China into Vietnam.
(VOV) -Border guards in Quang Binh province bordering Laos have arrested a man suspected of illegally transporting 850kg of explosives from Laos to Vietnam.
(VOV) - Border guards and police forces in Thanh Hoa province have arrested two people for trafficking in local women to China.