Thinh Long Company in the Mekong delta province of Ca Mau accused of violating environmental regulations yesterday paid administrative fine totaling VND360 million ($15,505) as per the decision of the Department of Environment Police under the Ministry of Public Security.
In an interview with Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper, Mr. Vu Xuan Thanh, deputy chief of the General Department of Natural Disaster Prevention and Control under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, emphasized the need of fortifying the dyke system to cope with natural disasters, which have been erratic and not followed laws of nature.
The Criminal Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security has just discovered and terminated a large-scale and organized gambling network under the form of personal trust with the amount of nearly VND 10,000 billion (nearly US$ 431 million).
The People’s Court of Ho Chi Minh City on September 24 opened the first-instant trial on 12 people accused in the “trading in fake goods being curative medicines” case at the Vietnam Pharma Joint Stock Company (VN Pharma).