Category Archives: Legal Matters

Czech expert lauds changes in Vietnam’s foreign investment attraction policy

David Jarkulisch, an economic diplomat from the Czech Republic, has praised revisions to Vietnam’s Law on Investment aimed at attracting more effective foreign investment. In an article published on the website of the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jarkulisch

Japan, China to resume negotiations on maritime security

  Japan and China have agreed to hold bilateral maritime security negotiations at an appropriate time after the COVID-19 epidemic eases, Japan’s Foreign Ministry said.  The agreement came after an online meeting, in which both sides confirmed the importance of

Legal procedures started against immigrant traffickers

Legal proceedings have been started against two men in the northern border province of Lao Cai for joining hands with Chinese people to bring illegal immigrants into Vietnam through the border.   Phung The Anh, born in 1994, and Vang

Russia holds drills in Black Sea

– Russian warships have begun large-scale drills in the Black Sea, the Russian Defense Ministry said Wednesday. Accompanied by warplanes and helicopters, over 20 ships from the Russian Black Sea Fleet, including a frigate, small missile ships, and large landing vessels, are

India refutes China’s border statement

 India says China’s statement that Chinese and Indian frontline troops have ‘completed’ disengagement at most locations along their border, is incorrect. Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin on Tuesday made the claim at a briefing in Beijing that both countries

Lao Cai arrests 10 illegal Chinese immigrants

Four Vietnamese men transporting 10 Chinese who illegally entered Vietnam through the border were arrested by police in the northern border province of Lao Cai on July 27.   Duong Dinh Quyen and Nguyen Thanh Cuong, both born in 1977

Two women arrested for arranging illegal entries into Vietnam

  The Border Guard High Command of the northern mountainous province of Lang Son have arrested and launched criminal proceedings against two Vietnamese women alleged to have organised the illegal entry into Vietnam of nine foreigners.   The two women

Chinese man arrested for illegally bringing foreigners into Vietnam

A Chinese man has been arrested in the central city of Da Nang for illegally bringing foreigners into Vietnam, the municipal police department said on July 26.   Gao Liang Gu, 42, was captured by police forces of Da Nang

More than 60 killed in violence in Sudan’s Darfur

 More than 60 people have been killed and another 60 injured in Sudan’s West Darfur region, the United Nations has said.  About 500 militants attacked the village of Masteri in the West Darfur state on Saturday afternoon. Several villages were

Six held for organising illegal entry

Police in the northwestern province of QuangNinh said on July 25 that they have detained and started legal procedures against six people from MongCai city for organising illegal entries into Vietnam.   The six are all residents of the province.