VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for more cooperation between India and ASEAN to promote compliance with international law in settling disputes peacefully and building up trust while strengthening trade and investment.
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.
Ensuring cyber and information security is an urgent task as the cyber environment is increasingly exploited for such bad activities as swindling or inciting sabotage schemes against the Party and the State, said Deputy Prime Truong Hoa Binh.
VOV.VN - On July 30, the northern border province of Lao Cai hosted a ceremony in response to the National Day Against Trafficking in Persons with the aim of raising public awareness about the need to combat human trafficking.
A workshop aimed at promoting joint efforts by Vietnam, Laos and Thailand against human trafficking was held in Dong Ha city of the central province of Quang Tri on July 22.
VOV.VN - Overseas remittances from guest workers are an important source of investment for the nation, said officials of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) on July 19 at a workers’ rights forum in Hanoi.
The Vietnamese and Lao police held their seventh conference on cooperation in preventing and fighting crimes and ensuring social order and safety in the central province of Khanh Hoa’s Nha Trang City on July 6.
VOV.VN -The United States has removed Thailand from its human trafficking blacklist, according to the Thai Foreign Ministry’s press release on June 30.
Hanoi police have busted two cases of trafficking six women to China in the first half of 2016, lieutenant colonel Le Khac Son, deputy head of the Hanoi Police Department’s Division of Administration on Social Security said at a press conference on June 28.
VOV.VN - The governments of Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed to open four more border gates between Tay Ninh Province in Vietnam and Svay Rieng Province in Cambodia, according to an official announcement.
The central province of Thua Thien – Hue is enacting a number of measures to prevent human trafficking and support the victims to reintegrate into the community.
A conference to review the project on protecting human trafficking victims, funded by World Vision, was held in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai on June 16.
Thailand and Laos have held their second bilateral meeting on further cooperation in combating human trafficking.
Thailand has set up the Fishermen’s Life Enhancement Centre in the southern province of Songkhla to tackle human trafficking and illegal labour and to support migrant workers.
A delegation of Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security led by Minister To Lam discussed cooperation on security issues with Russia’s security leaders on May 27.
The Malaysian Ministry of Home Affairs said it does not rule out the possibility that some of its officials are involved in a human trafficking and passport forgery syndicate busted at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 1 and 2.
The Prime Minister recently issued Decision No.793/QD-TTg, selecting July 30 as Vietnam’s Anti-Human Trafficking Day.
A delegation from the Japan International Cooperation Agency JICA held working sessions with authorities of the northern province of Ha Giang on May 9-10 to discuss the implementation of a JICA-funded project on rural development.
The ASEAN member countries and China have agreed to strengthen pragmatic law enforcement cooperation, to better cope with security challenges and set up a law enforcement college to train police.
Thailand is accelerating skilled labor development in response to the growing demand for a qualified workforce in the ASEAN Community.