The Customs Department of Ho Chi Minh City has seized over 18 kilos of ecstasy pills, 124 grams of cocaine and 458 grams of cannabis, illegally hidden in parcels, including envelopes and packs of confectionary.
A Senegalese man was arrested at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City for trafficking nearly 1.6 kg of cocaine he had swallowed, the customs office at the airport announced on August 12.
VOV.VN -Close to 120kg of cocaine hidden in a container has been confiscated by police in Tien Giang province.
VOV.VN - A female passenger with Malaysian nationality has been arrested at Tan Son Nhat International Airport for allegedly transporting cocaine from Dubai to Ho Chi Minh City, announced PC 04 - Ho Chi Minh City Police on November 28.
The Hanoi Customs Department said on November 23 that its officers and other forces brought to light a case of using express delivery service to bring cocaine into Vietnam from Canada.
Anti-drug forces in Vietnam's northern province of Lao Cai arrested two men in possession of 4,000 methamphetamine pills on April 1.
Police in India have arrested three Vietnamese citizens for allegedly smuggling three kilograms of cocaine into the country.
An appeal court in Ho Chi Minh City on August 16 overturned the death sentence awarded to a Filipina drug runner and instead handed down a life sentence after new investigation found she had carried much less cocaine than previously thought.
Several illegal drug transport cases have been discovered at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City recently, according to the airport customs division.
Customs officers at Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City have discovered cocaine in the luggage of a Russian student who had traveled from Chile through some other countries without being detected before arriving in Vietnam.
Vietnamese customs officials found a female passenger carrying five kilogrammes of cocaine in 16 bags inside her luggage upon arriving at Tan Son Nhat International Airport on November 3.
Customs officers at Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City recently arrested a Malaysian woman for smuggling more than five kilograms of cocaine into Vietnam.
Police in Ho Chi Minh City have confirmed that they arrested last month a Salvadorian man who had allegedly trafficked 42 kilos of cocaine into Vietnam over the past year.
Customs and police forces have busted a major ring that smuggled drug from South America into Vietnam, seizing a total of 43 kilograms of cocaine.
A Thai woman was caught carrying 1.73kg of cocaine worth VND11 billion (US$519,000) at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport.
(VOV) - A Russian citizen has been detained for carrying 2.8kg of cocaine into Vietnam via Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport.
(VOV) - Customs officials at Noi Bai International Airport recently thwarted a passenger’s bid to smuggle more than 6.5kg of heroin hidden in luggage into Vietnam.
(VOV) - Tan Son Nhat International Airport’s Customs Department has seized 4.68kg of cocaine and drug precursors during routine inspections conducted at the end of 2013.
(VOV) - Customs officers at Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport on December 7 seized a Filipino national carrying 3.6kg of cocaine into Vietnam.
A passenger from Laos has been arrested at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat airport for allegedly smuggling 2.4 kilograms of cocaine into Vietnam.