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prison sentences

Life sentence given to former leader of Housing Group

Society

Life sentence given to former leader of Housing Group

Chau Thi Thu Nga, former Chairwoman and General Director of the Land and Housing Construction and Investment JSC (Housing Group), was sentenced to life imprisonment for swindling to appropriate assets at a two-week trial that concluded on October 16.

Two Chinese nationals sent to prison for ATM theft

Society

Two Chinese nationals sent to prison for ATM theft

The Hanoi People’s Court on December 2 gave prison sentences to two Chinese nationals on the charge of “using computer, telecommunication and internet networks to appropriate property” pursuant to Article 226b, Clause 2, Point d of the Penal Code.

Justice ministry deems procedures unsound

Politics

Justice ministry deems procedures unsound

The Ministry of Justice recommended changing or removing 143 administrative procedures over the last three months, chief secretariat and spokesman of the ministry Tran Tien Dung said at a recent press conference.

Prosecutor General sheds light on various issues

Politics

Prosecutor General sheds light on various issues

Prosecutor General of the Supreme People’s Procuracy Nguyen Hoa Binh answered National Assembly deputies’ queries about human resources development, judicial reforms and the high number of suspended cases at the NA’s ongoing fifth session in Hanoi on June 14.

Court of appeal upholds custodial sentences

Society

Court of appeal upholds custodial sentences

The court of appeal at Hanoi Supreme People's Court on May 30 confirmed the sentences handed out to two anti-government indictees, Ho Thi Bich Khuong from Nghe An Province and Nguyen Trung Ton from Thanh Hoa Province .

Ex-Vinashin execs get up to 20 years in prison

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Ex-Vinashin execs get up to 20 years in prison

On March 30 the People’s Court in the northern port city of Hai Phong handed out prison sentences to nine former executives of the National Shipbuilding Industry Group (Vinashin) for “intentionally violating State regulations on economic management, causing serious consequences”.