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.
Trinh Xuan Thanh claims innocence, Dinh La Thang asks for leniency Society

Trinh Xuan Thanh claims innocence, Dinh La Thang asks for leniency

Twelve out of 22 defendants in the “deliberately violating State regulations on economic management, causing severe consequences” case in PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC), have lodged their appeals, two weeks after the Court of Hanoi declared the judgments.
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.
Defendants in PVC trial make self-defence Society

Defendants in PVC trial make self-defence

Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman of PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC), and other defendants in the trial for several charges of wrongdoings defended themselves during the trial’s argument on January 13 and 14.
Trial of Trinh Xuan Thanh and accomplices begins in Hanoi Society

Trial of Trinh Xuan Thanh and accomplices begins in Hanoi

The Hanoi People’s Court opened the first instance trial on January 8 for Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman and General Director of PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC), and his accomplices on several charges of wrongdoings at the company.
Hanoi court to open trial for Trinh Xuan Thanh on Jan. 8 Politics

Hanoi court to open trial for Trinh Xuan Thanh on Jan. 8

The Hanoi People’s Court will open proceedings in the trial of Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman and General Director of PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC), and his accomplices accused of wrongdoings at PetroVietnam and its subsidiary PVC.
Hanoi okays major Mai Linh building project Business

Hanoi okays major Mai Linh building project

Hanoi’s People’s Committee has approved Mai Linh Joint Stock Company’s investment in a big trade centre and apartment complex in Nam Tu Liem district’s Me Tri and Phu Do ward.
Business

Shares finish higher on both bourses

Shares finished higher on March 13 on both bourses as Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung approved a project to develop a State-controlled centralised derivatives market.
Business

Foreign firms bite into PetroVietnam

The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) has signed deals to sell stakes in real estate and securities companies to partners from the Republic of Korea (RoK) .
Vietnam to build second tallest tower in Asia Business

Vietnam to build second tallest tower in Asia

The PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC) is planning to build a 528-m tower, the second tallest building in Asia after the Buri Dubai Tower in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).