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Vietnam actively contributes to UNHRC’s efforts: Diplomat

Vietnam actively contributes to UNHRC’s efforts: Diplomat

Vietnam has proved itself as an active and responsible member of the United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC), Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc said, adding that the country joined other member nations in addressing human rights-related challenges of the humankind.

Human trafficking helpline yields sound outcomes

Human trafficking helpline yields sound outcomes

Nearly 5,000 phone calls related to human trafficking have been made through the hotline 1800 1567 since 2012, as heard during a conference in Hanoi on February 24 to review the helpline project outcomes.

Gender-based violence against prostitutes under discussion

Gender-based violence against prostitutes under discussion

(VOV) -The results of a study on gender-based violence against prostitutes in the capital and experience in dealing with this issue were discussed at a December 15 seminar in Hanoi, co-hosted by the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs and the Plan International.

Lao, Vietnam provinces step up border cooperation

Lao, Vietnam provinces step up border cooperation

The Border Guard Command of Vietnam’s central province of Thanh Hoa and the Military Command of Laos’ northern province of Houaphan signed a Memorandum of Understanding on border cooperation during their senior officials’ talks in Thanh Hoa on December 10.

Thailand, Laos to sign border security deal

Thailand, Laos to sign border security deal

Thailand and Laos are ready to sign an agreement on cooperation in maintaining border security and preventing human trafficking, said Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai on October 26.

Vietnam’s cross-border crime prevention efforts highlighted at AMMTC

Vietnam’s cross-border crime prevention efforts highlighted at AMMTC

Minister of Public Security General Tran Dai Quang underscored Vietnam’s significant achievements in cross-border crime prevention and combat while addressing the 10th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (AMMTC 10), which opened in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 29.

Vietnam, Malaysia ink MoU to boost guest workers

Vietnam, Malaysia ink MoU to boost guest workers

Vietnam and Malaysia inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the employment of workers in a bid to boost the number of Vietnamese guest workers in Malaysia, reported the Ha Noi Moi newspaper.

Vietnam, UK issue joint statement

Vietnam, UK issue joint statement

Vietnam and the UK issued a joint statement following the talks between Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and the visiting UK Prime Minister David Cameron in Hanoi on July 29. Following is the full text of the joint statement: