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Vietnam jails nine more for violent SEZ law protests

Nine more people have been sentenced to jail for inciting violence during a protest against the Special Economic Zones bill last June.

Phu Quy Island hit by heavy rains as storm Usagi gets close

Heavy rains lashed Phu Quy Island Saturday morning, hours before storm Usagi was forecast to hit the Vietnam’s ...

30 sentenced to jail for rioting during SEZ law protest

A court in the south-central Vietnamese province of Binh Thuan Wednesday imprisoned 30 people to up to 3.5 years for “disrupting public order.”
November 01, 2018 | 09:38 am GMT+7

Vietnam imprisons another 15 for SEZ law protest violations

A group of 15 protesters will be jailed for attacking police officers and vandalizing a fire police station last June. 
September 27, 2018 | 09:25 am GMT+7

Police nab man ferrying drugs from HCMC, make huge haul

Police in Binh Thuan Province have arrested a man after allegedly catching him red-handed carrying drugs from Ho Chi Minh City.
September 27, 2018 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Vietnam to offer pricing stimulus for wind energy projects

The PM’s in-principle approval of higher wind energy tariffs is expected to boost renewable energy investments in Vietnam.
September 10, 2018 | 09:31 pm GMT+7

Pricing incentive for Vietnam solar power projects extended

A long-awaited proposal to extend a key pricing incentive for solar power projects in Ninh Thuan Province has been approved.
September 06, 2018 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Giant wood spider, a specialty food in forests of south central Vietnam

During the rainy season people go into the forest to turn these black spiders with yellow stripes into a delicious dish.
August 20, 2018 | 08:27 pm GMT+7

Watch people go fishing for a living in central Vietnam

On a central Vietnam island that is still not prominent on the tourism map, it is fun to watch locals do their thing.
August 04, 2018 | 04:11 pm GMT+7

Government not to extend deadline for solar power pricing incentives

The government has rejected a proposal by two ministries to extend pricing incentives for solar power projects in Ninh Thuan Province.
August 02, 2018 | 09:23 am GMT+7

Three days to be enchanted by Vietnam's untouched island paradise

Phu Quy, 120 kilometers (74 miles) from Phan Thiet resort town, is not big or crowded like its better-known counterparts Phu Quoc and Nam Du.
July 29, 2018 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam jails another 10 SEZ law protestors for blocking traffic

Ten men who caused traffic obstruction on National Highway 1A for hours will be jailed for two to three and a half years.
July 24, 2018 | 08:27 am GMT+7

Six Vietnamese jailed for clashes in SEZ law protest

Six Vietnamese were sent to prison for violations committed during last month’s protests against a draft law on special economic zones.
July 12, 2018 | 03:33 pm GMT+7

22 more people arrested for investigation into vandalism in SEZ law protest

Some of the accused told the police they’d been given money to participate in the protests.
June 24, 2018 | 12:51 pm GMT+7

Police to launch criminal probe into violent protest in central Vietnam

107 people have been detained for vandalizing government offices and burning cars in Binh Thuan Province.
June 13, 2018 | 08:19 am GMT+7
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