Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 18:21:54

State management

Prison sentences pronounced in Navibank case

Society

Prison sentences pronounced in Navibank case

The High-Level People’s Court in Ho Chi Minh City on August 15 pronounced sentences to former leaders of Navibank, known as National Citizen Bank, on the charge of “intentionally violating State regulations on economic mismanagement, causing serious consequences.”

Security minister answers issues on criminal offense

Politics

Security minister answers issues on criminal offense

Minister of Public Security To Lam has answered questions on major issues of public concern such as black credit activities, hi-tech crime, online gambling, organised crime and violations committed by officers working in the security sector.

Ministries to promote GI products

Business

Ministries to promote GI products

The Industry and Trade, the Agriculture and Rural Development and the Science and Technology have signed a coordination agreement on construction and management of geographical indication (GI).

Outgoing Belgian ambassador receives friendship insignia

Politics

Outgoing Belgian ambassador receives friendship insignia

The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisation (VUFO) has presented the “For Peace and Friendship Among Nations” insignia to Belgian Ambassador to Vietnam Jehanne Roccas in recognition of her contributions to enhancing the mutual understanding, friendship and cooperation between the two countries’ people.

SOEs divestment lags behind schedule

Business

SOEs divestment lags behind schedule

The equitisation plans of eight State-owned enterprises (SOE) were approved in the first half of 2018, with a total value of 29.37 trillion VND (1.29 billion USD), including more than 15.16 trillion VND (667.04 million USD) of State capital, the Ministry of Finance has reported.