Trial begins of former PVN chairman Dinh La Thang

Trial begins of former PVN chairman Dinh La Thang

NDO - Dinh La Thang, a former Politburo member and chairman of the state-owned oil giant PVN, also known as PetroVietnam, has gone to trial on charges of economic mismanagement in one of the most high-profile cases in recent years. (Jan 08, 2018)


Former PVN chairman Dinh La Thang to stand trial on January 8

  Dec 27, 2017
NDO - Dinh La Thang, a former chairman of the state-owned oil and gas group PVN, will be brought to trial on January 8 on charges of intentional violation of state regulations on economic management and causing serious consequences. 

Phan Van Anh Vu wanted nationwide for disclosing State secrets

  Dec 23, 2017
NDO – The Ministry of Public Security has issued a wanted notice for Phan Van Anh Vu, a business tycoon from the central city of Da Nang, for “deliberately disclosing state secrets.”  

Dinh La Thang faces further prosecution for wrongdoing at PVC

  Dec 22, 2017
NDO - Dinh La Thang is set to face further prosecution as the police have concluded their investigation into the case of intentionally violating state regulations on economic management and embezzlement at PVN and its subsidiary PVC. 

Criminal prosecution sought against former PVN boss Dinh La Thang

  Dec 21, 2017
NDO - The police have proposed prosecuting Dinh La Thang, former chairman of PVN, and his accomplices after concluding the investigation into the wrongdoing at the state-owned national oil and gas group. 

PVN’s former general director prosecuted for economic mismanagement

  Dec 20, 2017
NDO - Phung Dinh Thuc, former general director of the National Oil and Gas Group (PVN), has been prosecuted on charges of intentionally violating state regulations on economic management, leading to serious consequences. 

President urges for continued implementation of judicial reform

  Dec 16, 2017
NDO – President Tran Dai Quang presided over the fourth session of the Central Steering Committee for Judicial Reform tenure 2016-2021 in Hanoi on December 15.  

Steering Committee 389 launches campaign to prevent smuggling and trade frauds

  Dec 15, 2017
NDO – The National Steering Committee for Combating Smuggling, Commercial Fraud and Counterfeit Goods (National Steering Committee No. 389) has launched a peak-season anti-smuggling, commercial fraud and counterfeit good campaign ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year 2018. 

Khaisilk faces criminal probe on counterfeit silk products

  Dec 13, 2017
NDO/VNA - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has transferred documents relating to the Khaisilk scandal to the police for investigation after it discovered signs of criminal violations. 

Former PVSD chairman arrested as corruption crackdown widens

  Dec 10, 2017
NDO - Dinh Manh Thang, a former chairman of Petro Song Da Trading and Investment JSC (PVSD) was arrested on November 9 as the crackdown on corruption at the state-owned National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) widens.  

Dinh La Thang arrested for alleged economic mismanagement at PVN

  Dec 08, 2017
NDO - Dinh La Thang, a former Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Commitee, has been arrested for alleged economic management while chairman of the State-owned National Oil and Gas Group (PVN).  

Free and democratic social network operation but in line with the law: PM Phuc

  Dec 07, 2017
NDO – Social networking has become a new approach to gaining information, but its free and democratic operation should be in line with the current laws, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said. 

Inspection on Da Nang’s projects begins

  Dec 07, 2017
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.  

Deputy PM urges for better crime prevention in border areas

  Dec 06, 2017
NDO – It is necessary to timely prevent criminal acts that are increasingly sophisticated with an inter-provincial and transnational scale to maintain political and social security, especially in strategic areas in the mainland border and on the sea. 

Malaysia to resume trial of Doan Thi Huong in January 2018

  Dec 02, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The trial of Vietnamese citizen Doan Thi Huong and Indonesian citizen Siti Aisyah, the suspects in the murder of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) national Kim Chol, will continue in January next year.