At the Conference on Market Information and Connection with the European Distribution System (EU) held on August 11, Ms. Nguyen Thao Hien, Deputy Director of the European-American Market Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said that in the first month of 2022, Vietnam's export turnover to the EU market increased drastically, estimated at US$27.9 billion, up 22 percent over the same period last year.
The Provincial Border Guard of Quang Tri has just said that the unit in collaboration with Quang Tri Customs and other relevant forces arrested two subjects who were transporting a huge number of drugs from Laos to Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City.
Standing Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh yesterday chaired a national online meeting to summarize the task performance of the National Steering Committee on Fighting Smuggling, Trade Fraud and Counterfeit Goods (the Steering Committee 389) in the first 6 months of 2022.
The Ho Chi Minh City Road and Railway Traffic Police Department (PC08) under the Municipal Public Security Department said that during over one month of the peak period of checking and handling order and traffic safety violations, the agency had handled nearly 50,000 cases of violations.
During the peak period of maintaining traffic order and safety from June 20 to September 20, functional agencies from the Public Security Ministry have strived to stop traffic violations, especially the cases of overloaded vehicles and illogical expansion of vehicle size on expressways, causing great danger to street users.
Chief of the Ministry of Public Security Office Lieutenant General To An Xo announced the determination of the Public Security Ministry (MoPS) in handling cases of faking officers of MoPS to carry out fraudulent activities.
During the investigation extension process for the cases of smuggling 1,282 containers transporting used machines and equipment from Japan and Taiwan (China), the Police Investigation Agency (PIA) under the Ho Chi Minh City Public Security Department prosecuted and arrested Vo Van Cong, a former officer of the anti-smuggling team under the Investigation Police Department on Economic, Corruption-related Crimes and Smuggling (PC03) along with six other criminals Nguyen Thi Mai Phuong, Nguyen Dinh Thieu, Pham Toan, Nguyen Manh Toan, Le Van Thanh, Vu Van Tuan for “smuggling”.