NDO/VNA – The Government Inspectorate of Vietnam (GIV) will begin its inspection of the controversial Da Phuoc International Urban project, along with all of the investment and construction projects on the protected Son Tra Peninsula.
(Dec 07, 2017)
NDO - The Government has decided to abolish the household registration book in citizen management and replace it with a new online national database, according to Resolution 112/NQ-CP on the simplification of administrative procedures signed by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 30, 2017.
NDO/VNA - 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.
NDO – Three more top officials of the PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC) will be investigated for “property embezzlement” under Article 278 of the Penal Code, the Ministry of Public Security announced on September 29.
NDO - A Hanoi court has sentenced OceanBank’s former general director Nguyen Xuan Son to death and its former chairman Ha Van Tham to life imprisonment in one of the most high-profile corruption cases in recent years.
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Public Security’s Investigation Agency on September 26 detained and launched legal proceedings against chief accountant of the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) Le Dinh Mau for intentionally violating State regulations on economic management causing severe consequences.
NDO - The People’s Procuracy of Ho Chi Minh City on September 22 decided to appeal the case file of the pharmaceutical company VN Pharma and requested the cancellation of the entire first instance verdict of the case by the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court.
NDO - The Ministry of Police has issued a warrant of arrest for three officers of the private lender OceanBank’s Hai Phong branch for their involvement in an alleged fraud that caused total losses of VND400 billion (US$17.6 million) from its clients.
NDO – Nguyen Van Tinh, the other of the two death row inmates who escaped from the T16 detention camp on September 10, has been arrested, as announced by the General Police Department (under the Ministry of Public Security) on September 17.
NDO/VNA – The Police Investigation Agency under the Ministry of Public Security on September 1 issued a decision to launch criminal proceedings against the suspected deliberately violation of State regulations causing serious consequences at the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam).
NDO – The first judicial conference of localities sharing the Vietnam-Cambodia border opened in the southern province of Tay Ninh, on August 29, gathering over 100 delegates from ten Vietnam and nine Cambodia’s localities, as well as representatives from both ministries of justice.