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HCMC busts large-scale weapons, explosives trafficking ring

HCMC busts large-scale weapons, explosives trafficking ring

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Public Security has just busted a large-scale trafficking ring of weapons, explosives and supporting tools; thereby seizing nearly 150 guns of all kinds and 250 rounds of ammunition and more than 4,000 knives and swords and hundreds of other supporting tools.
HCMC Police raze illegal trade ring of Covid-19 test kits, treatment drugs

HCMC Police raze illegal trade ring of Covid-19 test kits, treatment drugs

The Investigation Police Department on Economic, Corruption-related Crimes and Smuggling (PC03) said that the Ho Chi Minh City Police had collaborated with the Market Management Department of Ho Chi Minh City to detect and razed an illegal transportation and trade ring of Covid-19 test kits and treatment drugs from Cambodia to Ho Chi Minh City for consumption. 
Police detain 6 in fake drug ring

Police detain 6 in fake drug ring

The Economic Police Division of the Ho Chi Minh City Police Department said that it had just smashed a production ring of counterfeit pharmaceutical products in Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta Province of Long An led by Pham Bich Ngoc in District 8. Those involved in the cases were temporarily detained.
Usurers at the police office (Photo: SGGP)

Quang Nam Police arrests six people in loan shark ring

The Police Department and the Division of Cyber Security and High-Tech Crime Prevention and Control in the central province of Quang Nam on September 27 announced it has broken up a loan shark ring offering loans at extremely high interest rates up to 480 percent per year.
Leaders of the 4-billion-USD gambling ring were captured (Photo by the Police)

Citizens warned against virtual currency scams

Despite repeatedly warnings from the police regarding fraudulent activities in virtual currency exchanges, there are still many victims of this crime in Vietnam just because of their desire to earn abnormally high profit quickly and carelessly.

Ring of illegal exit to China uncovered, three subjects prosecuted

Ring of illegal exit to China uncovered, three subjects prosecuted

On April 8, the Lao Cai International Border Guard Station informed that it had just coordinated with units of the provincial border guard to successfully bust a ring bringing people illegally from Vietnam to China, at the same time prosecuted three related subjects.
A memorial was held on December 26 in the Indonesian province of Aceh for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami 15 years ago, one of the worst disasters in history. (Source: AFP)

Indonesia remembers 2004 tsunami victims

A memorial was held on December 26 in the Indonesian province of Aceh for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami 15 years ago, one of the worst disasters in history.

Taal volcano, 90 kilometres to the south of the Philippine capital city of Manila, could spew lava and ash for weeks. (Photo: Xinhua/VNA)

Philippines: Taal volcano’s eruption may last weeks

Taal volcano, 90 kilometres to the south of the Philippines capital Manila, could spew lava and ash for weeks, local authorities have warned, affecting thousands of people who have already fled their homes.

Kien put his house up for sale to pay back his debts while awaiting trial

Labor exports: Not all rose-tinted glasses

Vietnamese working class without specialized skills looking to make quick money abroad will sometimes pay smugglers handsomely to get them to Europe. Waiting for them at the destinations, however, are endless days of torment, relentless labor and the fear of getting deported.