Gov’t official requests tighter control of drug abuse Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong has emphasised the need to further control HIV/AIDS, drug abuse and prostitution in different forms in 2010.
Viet Nam gives high priority to drug control Fully aware of the challenges posed by drug trafficking, Viet Nam gives high priority to drug prevention and control,” said a Vietnamese representative at the UN Security Council’s open debate on drug trafficking in New York on Dec. 8.
Viet Nam sees positive results in AIDS prevention Viet Nam gained satisfactory achievements in preventing AIDS, drug addiction and prostitution in 2009 thanks to concerted efforts by ministries, localities and international organisations.
Viet Nam attends int’l anti-drug conference in Asia A Vietnamese delegation led by Le Van Uy, Vice Director of the Ho Chi Minh City drug crime control department, is attending the Asian anti-drug conference in Malaysia.
Fight against transnational drug crime gathers speed Viet Nam will tighten exit and entry of people under suspicion of being involved in transnational drug-related crime in the wake of a recent rise in cross-border transportation and trafficking of illegal narcotics.This is part of a nationwide crackdown on the criminal activity to 2010, said the Drug-related Crime Investigation...