National conference on anti-corruption opens Politics

National conference on anti-corruption opens

The Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption held a national conference on corruption prevention in Hanoi on June 25, chaired by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong, who is also head of the committee.
Voters satisfied with anti-corruption outcomes Politics

Voters satisfied with anti-corruption outcomes

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong met with voters in Ba Dinh, Tay Ho and Hoan Kiem districts, Hanoi, on May 13 to inform them about the planned agenda of the 14th National Assembly’s fifth session and listen to their opinions on a number of issues.
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.
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.
PVP Land asset embezzlement case brought to trial Society

PVP Land asset embezzlement case brought to trial

The Hanoi People’s Court on January 24 opened the trial for Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman of the Board of Directors of PetroVietnam Construction Corporation (PVC), and his accomplices accused of “asset embezzlement” at PetroVietnam Power Land JSC (PVP Land).
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.