NA Standing Committee reviews crime prevention and legal violations Politics

NA Standing Committee reviews crime prevention and legal violations

The National Assembly Standing Committee on September 14 discussed the 2020 working reports compiled by the Supreme People's Court and Supreme People's Procuracy, as well as Government reports on crime prevention and legal violations, judgment enforcement and anti-corruption work in 2020.
Corruption fight increasingly drastic, effective: top leader Politics

Corruption fight increasingly drastic, effective: top leader

The fight against corruption in the recent time hasn’t been stagnant or slack but increasingly drastic and effective, Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong said at the 18th session of the Central Steering Committee for Anti-Corruption in Hanoi on July 25.s
Corruption fight must put common interest above all: Top leader Society

Corruption fight must put common interest above all: Top leader

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on May 26 directed that the fight against corruption be enhanced and put the common interest above all else, noting that the fight continues despite unexpected major incidents like the COVID-19 outbreak.
Former VSS heads imprisoned for economic mismanagement Society

Former VSS heads imprisoned for economic mismanagement

Le Bach Hong, former Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and former General Director of Vietnam Social Security (VSS), was sentenced to six years in prison by the Hanoi People’s Court on September 25.
Anti-corruption committee looks to ramp up efforts in key cases Politics

Anti-corruption committee looks to ramp up efforts in key cases

The Standing Board of the Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption has urged authorised agencies to step up the fight against corruption and exert greater efforts to finalise the investigation, prosecution, and judgment of eight serious cases which have attracted public concern by the end of this year.
Teaching contests: Performing stage for teachers Society

Teaching contests: Performing stage for teachers

Many people think that the contests on “outstanding teachers” should be eliminated because these contests are “stages” for teachers. However, others say these contests help encourage teachers.
Phan Van Anh Vu sentenced to 15 years in jail Society

Phan Van Anh Vu sentenced to 15 years in jail

The People’s Court of Hanoi on January 30 sentenced Phan Van Anh Vu, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bac Nam 79 Construction Company and former Chairman of the Nova Bac Nam 79 Company, to 15 years in jail for “abusing position and power while performing duties” under Article 356 of the 2015 Penal Code.
Courts urged to speed up judicial reform Politics

Courts urged to speed up judicial reform

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Nguyen Phu Trong has stressed the need for courts at all levels to speed up judicial reform and improve the quality of judgment to minimise inaccurate verdicts and overlooking criminals.