Jail sentences proposed for former leaders of southern province Society

Jail sentences proposed for former leaders of southern province

Former Secretary of the Party Committee of Binh Duong southern province Tran Van Nam and former Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Liem are facing prison sentences of 9-10 years for “violating regulations on the management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness”.
Hanoi police detain man for anti-State propaganda Society

Hanoi police detain man for anti-State propaganda

Hanoi’s police have taken a man into custody as they are investigating his allegations of “making, storing, distributing or disseminating information, documents and items against the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam” under Article 17 of the 2015 Penal Code (revised in 2017).
Woman jailed for abusing rights to freedom, democracy Society

Woman jailed for abusing rights to freedom, democracy

The Hanoi People’s Court has sentenced a woman to 21 months in prison for “abusing the rights to freedom and democracy to violate interests of the State, rights and legitimate interests of organisations and individuals.”
Criminal proceedings against Thai Nguyen city leader for State asset loss Politics

Criminal proceedings against Thai Nguyen city leader for State asset loss

Police in the northern province of Thai Nguyen have launched criminal proceedings against Phan Manh Cuong, Secretary of the Thai Nguyen city Party Committee and former head of the management board of the provincial industrial parks, for “showing lack of responsibility, causing damage to the State assets” in line with Article 179, Penal Code 2015.
Khanh Hoa: Man imprisoned for anti-State activities Society

Khanh Hoa: Man imprisoned for anti-State activities

The People's Court in the central province of Khanh Hoa on November 15 sentenced Nguyen Tri Gioan, born in 1979, to seven years in prison on the charge of “making, storing, distributing and disseminating information, documents and items aimed at sabotaging the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam” under Clause 1 of Article 117 in the 2015 Penal Code.
Police suggest prosecuting two persons for leaking State secrets Society

Police suggest prosecuting two persons for leaking State secrets

The Ho Chi Minh City Police have completed investigation and suggested the municipal People’s Procuracy launch criminal proceedings against two persons on charge of “intentionally leaking State secrets” in accordance with the Article 337 of the Penal Code 2015 that was revised and supplemented in 2017.
Chinese man prosecuted for using fake personal papers Society

Chinese man prosecuted for using fake personal papers

The Hanoi People’s Procuracy has completed an indictment to prosecute Li Ye Sheng, 50, a Chinese native for “forging documents of agencies, organisations” in line with Point c, Clause 2, Article 341 of the Penal Code 2015.
Woman in An Giang prosecuted for anti-State activities Society

Woman in An Giang prosecuted for anti-State activities

A woman in the southern province of An Giang was arrested and prosecuted by local police on September 10 for “conducting activities to overthrow the people’s administration” in accordance with clause 2, Article 109 of the Criminal Code 2015.
Phu Yen man sentenced to 10 years in prison for subversive activities Society

Phu Yen man sentenced to 10 years in prison for subversive activities

The People’s Court of the south central province of Phu Yen on August 25 sentenced Ngo Cong Tru, a resident in Hoa Binh 1 commune of Tay Hoa district, to 10 years in prison on the charge of “engaging in activities to overthrow the people's administration” in accordance with Clause 1 of Article 109 of the Penal Code 2015.
Police agency proposes prosecuting Binh Duong province’s ex-leader Society

Police agency proposes prosecuting Binh Duong province’s ex-leader

The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security has proposed the prosecution against former Secretary of the Party Committee of the southern province of Binh Duong Tran Van Nam for the charge of "violating regulations on the management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness” under Article 219 of the 2015 Penal Code.
Police take legal action against ex-leader of Binh Duong Society

Police take legal action against ex-leader of Binh Duong

The investigation police agency under the Ministry of Public Security on July 27 decided to take legal action against Tran Van Nam, former Secretary of the Party Committee and former Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of southern Binh Duong province, for his wrongdoings.