Many cars have been found to provide Uber and Grab services in Danang City despite not being allowed by municipal authorities.
VOV.VN - Former Miss Universe 2015 Pham Huong lifted off May 21 from Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City for a visit to Kenya where she will join forces with US organizations to help put an end to illicit trade in wildlife.
The central city of Da Nang has suspended illegal construction of a coastal eco-tourism project in the Son Tra Nature Reserve, the city’s Construction Department said.
Following the efforts of authorities of Ham Thuan Bac district in the central province of Binh Thuan, illegal sand mining in Ham Liem commune has stopped, Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported.
It is necessary to work out synchronous measures to reduce the number of Vietnamese fishermen captured for illegal fishing in Indonesia’s territorial waters, Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Hoang Anh Tuan said in a recent interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency correspondents in Jakarta.
Following multiple cases of elephant tusks being smuggled through Vietnam, authorities have confirmed the country as an intermediate port in the illegal shipment of the wildlife parts.
Vietnam customs officials have seized nearly one tonne of ivory hidden in a timber shipment from Kenya, an official said on October 27, the third major illegal haul of precious tusks in less than a month.
Customs officials in Germany have confiscated about 1,2 tons of ivory - the biggest such haul in the country, officials said in a news conference in Berlin on September 09.
Vietnam should terminate illegal business conditions to boost competitiveness, lawyer Truong Thanh Duc proposed at a conference hosted by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in Hanoi on June 14.
Customs officers in the southern province of Tay Ninh on June 4 found 15.8 kilograms of synthetic drugs in a container from China.
VOV.VN - Malaysia has decided to stop the recruitment of new foreign workers into the country with immediate effect.
Eight foreign-owned companies were found using unlicensed software valued at more than VND13.5 billion (US$643 million) by an inter-ministerial team that carried out a month-long inspection.
The Ho Chi Minh City police, local young volunteers and units concerned co-held a drill in response to illegal motorbike racing and disturbances to social order from the night of December 6 to the early hours of December 7.
Several rare wild animals have recently been discovered in U Minh Ha Forest in the southernmost province of Ca Mau, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Domestic and foreign experts and policy markers joined a conference to discuss global solutions to transnational wildlife trafficking in Hanoi on March 24.
(VOV) - A Vietnamese representative gave historical evidence asserting Vietnam’s sovereignty over its two groups of East Sea islands, Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel), at a workshop in New South Wales on December 30.
Police in Moscow have arrested the owner of a company illegally employing more than 2,000 Vietnamese and Chinese workers, ITAR-TAS news agency quoted sources from the force as saying.
A campaign was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on October 4 to raise public awareness of the need to prevent illegal trade of rhinos and bears in Vietnam.
Nine Chinese citizens face expulsion from Danang City after investigators found evidence they had violated Vietnamese law by illegally trading animal innards.
Illegal online games are being accessed in Vietnam through servers from other countries, and industry observers are warning the country could be flooded with such products from mainland China and the Republic of Korea in the near future.