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Bac Giang (VNA)
– The northern province of Bac Giang will continue enhancing the efficiency of corruption fighting in the second quarter of this year, Vice Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Than Van Khoa has said.

Numerous measures have been devised to fight corruption and to enhance the quality of inspection work, with a focus on sectors prone to corruption.

Supervision will be strengthened to enforce the implementation of legal documents related to corruption, while local prosecutors will deal with corruption cases promptly.

The provincial Party Committee’s Board for Internal Affairs will work with relevant bodies to ensure transparency in the assets and income of local government officials and civil servants.

Communications will also be enhanced to raise awareness of fighting corruption, while enhancing the role of the People’s Council, all political and social organisations, press and people in combating corruption.    

According to the provincial Party Committee’s Board for Internal Affairs, in the first three months this year, five corruption cases were detected, including a case causing losses of over 13 billion VND (571,000 USD) for a local branch of the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade of Vietnam (Vietinbank).

Ten other corruption cases have been transferred to authorised agencies to be investigated.-VNA