Three anti-drought plans for spring crop

Hai Duong Irrigation Work Exploitation One Member Co., Ltd. has worked out three anti-drought plans to proactively deal with drought in this year's spring crop.In case of normal drought (when the water level is lower than the design water level), localities will organize channel dredging in places with deposited sediment, much water-fern and waste blocking the flow and take … [Read more...]

Seven die in boat accident in Binh Phuoc Province

 Seven die in boat accident in Binh Phuoc ProvinceSearching for the victims.Local border police and related agencies on October 24 were still searching for the remaining survivor of a motorboat accident that occurred on October 23 in the southern province of Binh Phuoc, while bodies of six passengers had been recovered.According to initial information, 40 local residents of Loc … [Read more...]

Social highlights for October 25

Men jailed for master-minding public disorderThe People's Court of central Nghe An Province yesterday jailed two men from Nghi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district, for "causing public disorder."Ngo Van Khoi, 53, was sentenced to seven months in prison, while 43-year-old Nguyen Van Hai was given six months. The jail terms began from June 27, 2013.According to the Nghe An … [Read more...]

Men jailed for master-minding public disorder

NGHE AN  (VNS) — The People's Court of central Nghe An Province yesterday jailed two men from Nghi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district, for "causing public disorder." Ngo Van Khoi, 53, was sentenced to seven months in prison, while 43-year-old Nguyen Van Hai was given six months. The jail terms began from June 27, 2013. According to the Nghe An provincial People's Procuracy, … [Read more...]

Nghe An tries accused of Nghi Phuong incident

The Nghe An provincial People's Court on October 23 opened a trial of two accused, both residing in Nghi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district, on charges of "causing public disorder". Defendants Ngo Van Khoi and Nguyen Van Hai at the trial (Source: VNA) Ngo Van Khoi, 53, was sentenced to seven months in prison and 43-year-old Nguyen Van Hai, six months. The jail terms began … [Read more...]

Nghi Phuong Incident from the Angle of Faith and Truth

Related to the incident on August 30 and September 3-4, hundreds of parishioners in My Yen parish and nearby localities surrounded the headquarters of the People's Committee of Nghi Phuong Commune. They held provocative banners and posters, caused social unrest and beat six officials of Nghi Loc District and Nghi Phuong Commune in an attempt to demand the release of arrested … [Read more...]

Three transnational drug traffickers face death penalty

The Ho Chi Minh City People's Court on September 25 sentenced three members of a drug trafficking ring to death.

Three transnational drug traffickers face death penalty Following a three-day trial, Nguyen Van Binh, born in 1970, from Ba Ria-Vung Tau province, Le Hoang Hoi (1954, An Giang province) and Tran Dinh Tam (1971, Ho Chi Minh City) were given the death sentence. Four others of the ring Nguyen Tan Duy (1972, Quang Nam province), Nguyen Thi Ngoc Nga (1976, Ca Mau), Truong Quoc … [Read more...]

Village incident harmed bonds between people

Public disorder earlier this year in Nghi Phuong Commune in the central province of Nghe An caused much concern. Vietnam News Agency reporters went to the scene last week. This is their report. NGHE AN (VNS)— The rice is ripening in the paddy fields in Nghi Phuong Commune in Nghi Loc District - and the church bells ring every day. However, this peaceful scene was recently … [Read more...]

Catholic village uprising harms prosperous community

Public disorder earlier this year in Nghi Phuong Commune in the central province of Nghe An caused much concern. Vietnam News Agency reporters went to the scene last week. This is their report. NGHE AN (VNS)— The rice is ripening in the paddy fields in Nghi Phuong Commune in Nghi Loc District - and the church bells ring every day. However, this peaceful scene was recently … [Read more...]

Nghe An rioting termed excessive

Nghe An rioting termed excessiveDeputy Chairman of the provincial People's Committee, Thai Van Hang.A recent dispute between Vietnamese Catholics and local police that escalated quickly into violence was condemned as an "excessive act" by Thai Van Hang, Deputy Chairman of the provincial People's Committee.On August 30 and September 3 and 4 in Trai Gao parish, My Yen diocese in … [Read more...]

Vietnam always ensures religious freedom

On the incident of public order disturbance, resistance against on-duty officials and illegal detention on August 30 and September 3 and 4 in Trai Gao parish, My Yen diocese , Nghi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district in the central province of Nghe An, Vietnam News Agency reporters have interviewed Thai Van Hang, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee, on the local … [Read more...]

Nghe An holds press conference on incident in Nghi Phuong

People throw stones at on-duty officers (Photo: Baonghean.vn) (VOVworld) - Nghe An provincial authorities on Tuesday held a press conference to announce how the complex incident in Trai Gao parish, Ngi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district was settled. A senior official from the provincial People's Committee said some webpages had posted inaccurate stories, which distorted … [Read more...]

Nghe An works to ensure public safety, order: official

A senior official of the central province of Nghe An stated at a press briefing on September 10 that relevant authorities are working to ensure safety and order in Nghi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district. Deputy Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Thai Van Hang said the local police are investigating the disturbance of public order, acts against on-duty officials … [Read more...]

The truth behind illegal acts in My Yen, Nghe An

(VOVworld) - Hostile forces inside and outside the countries have published untruthful information accusing the authority of Nghi Phuong commune in Nghi Loc district, Nghe An province, of repressing religion. VOV brings to light the truth behind these slanderous allegations. My Yen parishioners threw stones at on-duty officers (Photo:Nghe An newspaper) The case began … [Read more...]

Men arrested for stealing gene research devices

Men arrested for stealing gene research devicesTwo men have been arrested by the Dong Da District Police for stealing electronic devices from the Centre for Gene-Protein Research at Ha Noi Medical University.Tran Van Vinh, 26, and Le Dinh Thang, 18, were working as technicians at the university when they reportedly stole equipment and copyrighted software containing information … [Read more...]

Truth behind extremist acts in My Yen parish

(VOV) - Several websites overseas recently published stories, allegedly accusing the local administration of the central Nghe An province of suppressing Catholics in My Yen parish, Nghi Phuong commune, Nghi Loc district. What is the truth behind these slanderous allegations?On September 3, approximately 1,000 parishioners in My Yen converged on the headquarters of the Nghi … [Read more...]

Four reservoirs in Chi Linh seriously degraded

Four reservoirs, including Chin Thuong, Trai Sen, Ven, and Trai Gao, are being degraded seriously.There are 68 reservoirs for agricultural production in the province (all in Chi Linh provincial town), according to Hai Duong provincial Irrigation Department.Of which, eight reservoirs are managed by the Hai Duong Irrigation Work Exploitation One Member Co., Ltd., 60 reservoirs by … [Read more...]

SOCIETY IN BRIEF 23/5

No funds to evacuate landslide areas The dearth of huge sums of money to move residents out of landslide - and natural disaster-prone areas makes it difficult for local authorities to meet the Government's target. Families living in hundreds of landslide-prone areas and 60 river valleys threatened by floods were set to be moved to safe areas and helped with relocating, … [Read more...]

State-owned enterprise equitization continues

The Prime Minister has given instructions on the plan of arrangement, innovation of 100% state-owned enterprises under the Hai Duong provincial People's Committee in the 2013 - 2015 period.The Prime Minister directed to maintain two 100% state-owned enterprises, which are the Hai Duong Lottery One Member Co., Ltd. and the Hai Duong Irrigation Work Exploitation One Member Co., … [Read more...]