(VOV) - On July 29 , Deputy Foreign Ministry spokesperson Pham Thu Hang responded to reporters’ questions on Vietnam’s reaction to the US Department of State’s 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report.
Youth from the Lao province of Savanakhet and Vietnam’s Quang Tri province are boosting cooperation to maintain peace and friendship in border areas.
Representatives from Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) chapters, police and border guards in 11 northern and central border localities gathered in the northern province of Ha Giang on July 17 to share experience in preventing and combating border crime.
Vietnam participated in a dialogue held at the UN in Geneva, Switzerland on the elimination of discrimination against women and the promotion of gender equality on July 10.
Southernmost Ca Mau province is calling for more financial aid from non-governmental organisations (NGOs) between 2015 and 2017 to support its socio-economic development goals.
Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Public Security To Lam attended the Emergency ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime relating to the irregular movement of persons in Southeast Asia held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on July 2.
Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia have launched a three-month crackdown on human trafficking along Vietnam’s borders through September, given the recent complications with the issue.
The ASEAN and United Nations and will continue to strengthen cooperation and institutional ties within the framework of the Joint Declaration on Comprehensive Partnership between the two organisations signed in 2011.
The End Trafficking in Persons programme (ETIP) implemented by northern mountainous Yen Bai province and the World Vision International – Vietnam (WVV) has proved fruitful over the past years.
Delegates from 17 countries and representatives of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and the International Organisation for Migration came together for a regional conference on the migrant crisis in Southeast Asia in Bangkok, Thailand on May 29.
The Royal Thai Navy has launched offshore operations to help Rohingya migrants and victims of human trafficking stranded at sea.
The United States said on May 29 that thousands of vulnerable migrants adrift in Southeast Asian seas needed urgent rescue, as countries gathered in Bangkok to discuss the regional crisis.
The Vietnamese Embassy to the UK is working closely with relevant agencies to verify the news that 3,000 Vietnamese children were trafficked into cannabis production in the UK as reported by The Guardian newspaper.
Mass graves and suspected human-trafficking detention camps have been discovered by Malaysian police in towns and villages bordering Thailand, the country's home minister said on May 24.
Police in the northern mountainous Son La province on May 20 arrested and started legal proceedings against Yang Mo, a resident of China’s Yunnan province, for her involvement in a cross-border human trafficking case.
Police in Tay Ninh Province in southern Vietnam have arrested two Chinese men and four Vietnamese women for allegedly brokering local women to Chinese men seeking wives.
Vietnam is committed to implementing the Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Human Trafficking (COMMIT), the country’s Deputy Minister of Public Security, Le Quy Vuong, has declared.
Vietnam will continue raising public awareness of the fight against human trafficking, a senior official told the 10th meeting of the Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Trafficking (COMMIT) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on April 28.
The Supreme People’s Court has upheld jail terms ranging between three and eight years against three people of a human trafficking ring that sold seven Vietnamese women to Chinese men.
Volunteers localities nationwide gathered at a seminar in Hanoi on January 27 to share their experience in operating communal-level voluntary social work teams.