Vietnam’s top taxi firm Vinasun is taking the Vietnamese branch of the Malaysia-based ride-haling firm Grab to court over “unhealthy competition”.
Courts at all levels handled over 438,625 out of the total 491,384 cases received, or 89.3 percent, in 2017, the Supreme People’s Court said at a press conference on January 31 in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - President Tran Dai Quang affirmed Vietnam's readiness to share experience in personnel training and court cooperation with the People’s Supreme Court of Laos while receiving Chief Justice Khamphanh Sithidampha and his delegation in Hanoi on January 4.
The People’s Court of outlying My Duc district of Hanoi on August 8 pronounced sentences at the first instance trial on law violations regarding land management in the district’s Dong Tam commune.
The People’s Court of the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh on July 20 sentenced a man to death and gave two others a life sentence on charges of trafficking and transporting 30 bricks of heroin.
VOV.VN - Police in the northern province of Lao Cai said they have seized 10 kilos of heroin and arrested two suspects for transporting drugs with intent to distribute.
A Malaysian court in Sepang district of Malaysia’s Selangor state postponed a hearing for two women suspected in the death of a Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) citizen to May 30.
A court in Vietnam's Central Highlands has sentenced a Vietnamese man to four and a half years in jail for “giving bribes” in a corruption case that he himself had exposed, local media reported.
Italian President Sergio Mattarella pledged on December 11 to act quickly to solve a government crisis prompted by Matteo Renzi's resignation as prime minister, with all major parties calling for elections as soon as possible.
Opponents to Britain leaving the European Union will launch a fresh legal action this week, which could further hamper Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans, The Sunday Times reported.
The winner of a Vietnamese beauty pageant organized in Moscow nearly a decade ago appeared in court on September 21 on fraud charges, after conning a local businessman of nearly US$740,000 in 2013.
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.
President Tran Dai Quang has urged people’s courts at all levels to stick to the law abiding spirit in order to make fair convictions.
A court in Sydney, Australia has sentenced Le My Truc, who swindled more than 300 Vietnamese overseas students out of AUD466,000 AUD (about US$360,000) by selling them non-existent air tickets through Facebook, to 18 months of supervision.
A court in Hanoi on August 9 sentenced a man to seven years in prison for human trafficking after his victim escaped a brothel in China and reported the case to the police.
VOV.VN - Thirty local fishermen entered pleas of guilty to charges of illegal fishing in a Darwin, Australia court on June 28, handed down suspended sentences and released on good behaviour bonds.
A Cambodian court on June 2 issued a warrant ordering deputy opposition leader and lawmaker Kem Sokha to present himself in the court on June 14 for questioning over a case of "refusal to appear".
The Prime Minister asked ministries, sectors and People’s Committees at municipal and provincial levels to carry out a drug prevention action month in June 2016.
A court in Ho Chi Minh City has sentenced a 32-year-old US citizen to seven years in prison for attempting to kill a man after a traffic collision last year.
The People’s Court of Ho Chi Minh City on May 12 upheld a life sentence for Duong Thanh Cuong for swindling to appropriate property at the Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (AgriBank)’s branch in Binh Chanh (AgriBank Binh Chanh).