HCM City: Party official suspended from work Politics

HCM City: Party official suspended from work

The information and education board of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee has decided to suspend Tat Thanh Cang, deputy head of the compilation group for the history of the city’s Party organisation, from work for three months to serve an investigation, the board said on December 20.
Ex-officials of PVOil put into temporary detention Society

Ex-officials of PVOil put into temporary detention

The Ministry of Public Security has officially launched an investigation into the alleged abuse of position and power to appropriate assets at the State-run PetroVietnam Oil Corporation (PVOil) and OceanBank, along with two former PVOil officials.
Hoa Binh police bust trafficking of 100 heroin bricks Society

Hoa Binh police bust trafficking of 100 heroin bricks

The police of the northwestern province of Hoa Binh, in collaboration with other anti-drug forces from the Ministry of Public Security and the Vietnam Coast Guard High Command, seized 100 heroin bricks from a car during their patrol on National Highway 6 on July 19.
Five prosecuted for involvement in Phan Van Anh Vu’s case Society

Five prosecuted for involvement in Phan Van Anh Vu’s case

Five more people were prosecuted on March 17 and 18 for suspected violations of regulations on the management and use of public capital causing losses and wastefulness and violations of regulations on land management as police have expanded the investigation into Phan Van Anh Vu-related case.
More former bank officials put under investigation Society

More former bank officials put under investigation

Criminal proceedings have been launched against more former officials of the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) with the charge of “violating regulations on banking activities, other activities relating to banking activities”, the Ministry of Public Security said on January 10.
Vinashin’s former General Director detained Society

Vinashin’s former General Director detained

The Ministry of Public Security announced on December 10 that its Investigation Police Agency has started legal proceedings against the temporarily detained former General Director Truong Van Tuyen and Deputy General Director Pham Thanh Son of the Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (Vinashin).
Can Tho: Man prosecuted for abusing freedom, democracy rights Society

Can Tho: Man prosecuted for abusing freedom, democracy rights

Police in Binh Thuy district, Can Tho city, put a man into temporary detention on October 10 to investigate into the charge of “abusing the rights to freedom and democracy to violate interests of the State, rights and legitimate interests of organisations and individuals” under Article 331 of the 2015 Penal Code.
Court maintains 13-year sentence for anti-State agitator Society

Court maintains 13-year sentence for anti-State agitator

The High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi upheld a jail sentence of 13 years handed down on 54-year-old Nguyen Van Tuc for “attempting to overthrow the people’s administration” at an appeal trial in the northern province of Thai Binh on September 14.
Criminal proceedings start against man for involvement in Carina Plaza fire Society

Criminal proceedings start against man for involvement in Carina Plaza fire

Ho Chi Minh City’s Investigation Police Agency on August 9 began criminal proceedings against and executed a temporary detention warrant for Nguyen Quoc Tuan, head of the management board of Carina Plaza, for his alleged violations in fire safety regulations, which led to serious impact in the March blaze.
Ha Giang: One more arrested for involvement in exam cheating Society

Ha Giang: One more arrested for involvement in exam cheating

The investigation bureau of the Ha Giang police on July 23 began criminal proceedings against and issued a three-month temporary detention warrant for Chief of the local Examination and Quality Management Division Nguyen Thanh Hoai for his involvement in the recent high school exam scandal in the northern mountainous province.