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Tag - smuggling
samedi 24 septembre 2016
lundi 18 avril 2016
"When I woke up I didn't know that I was in China." Lan remembers the night that changed her whole life.
lundi 30 mars 2015
U Minh — Ho Van Luc slips through a tangled thicket of jungle, graceful as a dancer. A blanket of dried bamboo and melaleuca leaves on the forest floor barely crackles beneath his bare feet. Only the smell of cigarette smoke betrays his presence.
samedi 4 janvier 2014
Most toys in the domestic market are smuggled from China via land borders, inspectors have found
vendredi 27 septembre 2013
Every year, hundreds of thousands of pets are snatched in Thailand, then smuggled into Vietnam, destined for Hanoi's top restaurants and street stalls. Demand for dogmeat is so high that supply has become a highly lucrative – and brutal – black market
lundi 19 août 2013
A Ho Chi Minh City court Monday sentenced a Nigerian man to death for smuggling more than 3.4 kilograms of methamphetamine from Thailand into Vietnam in 2012.
vendredi 9 août 2013
HANOI – Vietnam is cracking down on sugar smugglers, who often use motorbikes and boats at night to sneak cheap sugar into the country, threatening domestic producers.
lundi 1 octobre 2012
Cross-border smugglers operating on boats have taken advantage of floods in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang to transport goods over the Cambodian border.
samedi 15 septembre 2012
Smuggled goods blatantly transported on the waterway and land accesses is a challenge over the past years to the authorities in border areas of Cambodia and Vietnam.
mardi 4 septembre 2012
HANOI — Vietnamese police on Tuesday seized four tiger cubs and more than 100 endangered pangolins from suspected wildlife smugglers, the authorities said.
samedi 3 septembre 2011
Illicit cigarette sales are putting a serious dent in Vietnam's tax collection despite government measures to stub out the trade.
dimanche 15 février 2009
HANOI - Vietnamese customs agents discovered 6.4 kilograms of gold jewelry abandoned on board a Vietnam Airlines flight after it landed in Hanoi, an airline official said Friday.
mardi 5 août 2008
HANOI - Police in Vietnam arrested four people for smuggling weapons into the country from Cambodia, an official said Tuesday.