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Court upholds sentence against Dinh La Thang in OceanBank case

Society

Court upholds sentence against Dinh La Thang in OceanBank case

The High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi on June 26 upheld the charges and sentences against Dinh La Thang and five of his accomplices in the case involving the National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam)’s contribution of 800 billion VND to the Ocean Commercial Joint Stock Bank (OceanBank).

Penalties imposed on defendants involved in Trust Bank case

Society

Penalties imposed on defendants involved in Trust Bank case

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court on May 4 gave punishments from three-year suspended prison sentences to seven-year imprisonment to the defendants charged with “violating regulations on lending in activities of credit institutions” at Dai Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Trust Bank), the predecessor of the Vietnam Construction Bank (VNCB).

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.