HCM CITY (VNS)— Payments technology company Visa has recognised the efforts of Viet Nam's hi-tech crime fighting department under the Ministry of Public Security of Viet Nam.
The department was presented with a Visa Law Enforcement Award at the company's APCEMEA (Asia Pacific, Central Europe, Middle East, Africa) 2013 Security Summit held in Bangkok last week.
The department won the award for its "outstanding efforts" in the apprehension of criminals involved in card fraud during 2012 and significant contributions to the fight against card payment crimes.
The Ministry of Public Security has demonstrated a clear commitment to keeping payments safe for consumers, according Lorijon Bacchi, Country Manager, Viet Nam, Cambodia & Laos, Visa. — VNS