Ethanol Phu Tho case: former PetroVietnam executive faces up to 13 years in jail Society

Ethanol Phu Tho case: former PetroVietnam executive faces up to 13 years in jail

A prison term from 12 to 13 years has been proposed for former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) Dinh La Thang, during an ongoing trial on the case of violating regulations on investment in construction works, causing serious consequences at an ethanol plant in the northern province of Phu Tho.
First-instance trial opens for Phu Tho ethanol plant case Society

First-instance trial opens for Phu Tho ethanol plant case

The People’s Court of Hanoi on March 8 opened a first-instance trial of the case of violating regulations on investment in construction works, causing serious consequences at the Phu Tho ethanol plant in the northern province of the same name.
31 lawyers to protect 12 defendants involved in the Ethanol Phu Tho case Society

31 lawyers to protect 12 defendants involved in the Ethanol Phu Tho case

Thirty-one lawyers have registered to protect 12 defendants involved in the case of violations of regulations on investment in construction works, causing serious consequences, at an ethanol plant in the northern province of Phu Tho, for which a 10-day trial will be opened by the People’s Court of Hanoi on March 8.
Trial against defendants in Phu Tho ethanol case set for January 22 Society

Trial against defendants in Phu Tho ethanol case set for January 22

The Hanoi People’s Court has decided to open a first-instance trial on January 22 against 12 defendants on the charge of violating regulations on investment in construction works, causing serious consequences at a petrochemical and bio-fuel plant project in the northern province of Phu Tho.
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).
PVP Land embezzlement case: six defendants appeal Society

PVP Land embezzlement case: six defendants appeal

Six out of eight defendants in the asset embezzlement case at PetroVietnam Power Land JSC (PVP Land) have so far lodged their appeals against the first-instance sentences handed down by the Hanoi People’s Court on February 5.
PVP Land trial: Trinh Xuan Thanh sentenced to life imprisonment Society

PVP Land trial: Trinh Xuan Thanh sentenced to life imprisonment

The Hanoi People’s Court on February 5 sentenced former Chairman of the Board of Directors of PetroVietnam Construction Corporation (PVC) Trinh Xuan Thanh to life imprisonment for the charge of “asset embezzlement” at PetroVietnam Power Land JSC (PVP Land).
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.