HA NOI (VNS)— Deputy minister for information and communications, Truong Minh Tuan yesterday signed a decision to suspend Tri Thuc Tre
(Young Intellectual) online newspaper from operation for three months due to press law violations.
On Tuesday, the newspaper published an article discriminating against people from south-western provinces, causing public outrage.
The online newspaper also was fined VND207 million (US$9,700). — VNS