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Appeal trial on PVC case: Trinh Xuan Thanh withdraws appeal

Society

Appeal trial on PVC case: Trinh Xuan Thanh withdraws appeal

The Supreme People’s Court on May 7 began the appeal trial of the case on “asset embezzlement” and “deliberately violating State regulations on economic management, causing severe consequences” at PetroVietnam Construction JSC (PVC), a subsidiary of the national oil and gas giant PetroVietnam (PVN).

Party chief urges greater anti-corruption efforts

Politics

Party chief urges greater anti-corruption efforts

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has asked the Central Steering Committee for Anti-Corruption to instruct competent agencies to double efforts to ensure progress of investigation, prosecution and judgment of cases.

Binh Son refinery reports high profit

Business

Binh Son refinery reports high profit

The Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Company (BSR) reported pre-tax profits of 1.3 trillion VND (57.1 million USD) in the first quarter of 2018, up 46 percent compared to the quarterly target.

PVC trial highlights rule of law

Society

PVC trial highlights rule of law

The high-profile trial of Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman of the PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC), and his accomplices, ended on January 22 after two weeks of sitting.