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Former trade minister, Binh Duong Party chief disciplinedicon
POLITICS07/07/20210

Former trade minister, Binh Duong Party chief disciplined

The Party Central Committee has expelled former Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang from the Party and removed Tran Van Nam, Party Secretary of Binh Duong Province, from all Party posts during 2010-2025 for their violations.

 
HCM City’s former official prosecutedicon

HCM City’s former official prosecuted

POLITICS
22/06/2021

The People’s Procuracy of HCM City yesterday approved a decision to start legal proceedings against Tat Thanh Cang, former permanent vice secretary of the municipal Party Committee, 

Warnings given to Chairman of Vietnam Southern Food Corporationicon

Warnings given to Chairman of Vietnam Southern Food Corporation

POLITICS
15/05/2021

The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission has decided to give warnings to Vo Thanh Ha, Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of Vietnam Southern Food Corporation, for his wrongdoings in land management in District 1, HCMC.

Tat Thanh Cang’s violations cause VND1.1-trillion lossicon

Tat Thanh Cang’s violations cause VND1.1-trillion loss

POLITICS
12/05/2021

On May 3, the People's Procuracy of HCMC asked the HCMC Investigation Police Agency to conduct a further investigation to clarify the responsibilities of Tat Thanh Cang and his accomplices in this case and reevaluate the loss.

Ex-minister of industry and trade gets 11-year jail sentenceicon

Ex-minister of industry and trade gets 11-year jail sentence

SOCIETY
30/04/2021

The Hanoi People’s Court, on April 29, sentenced ex-minister of industry and trade Vu Huy Hoang to 11 years’ imprisonment for “violating regulations on the management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness”.

Vietnam shows best corruption control in public sector in 10 yearsicon

Vietnam shows best corruption control in public sector in 10 years

POLITICS
16/04/2021

The control of corruption in the public sector last year showed the best performance in a decade, since the Vietnam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) survey was first conducted.

Former Politburo member Tat Thanh Cang expelled from Partyicon

Former Politburo member Tat Thanh Cang expelled from Party

POLITICS
23/03/2021

The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission has asked the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat to expel Tat Thanh Cang from the Party for serious rule violations.

Former Hanoi mayor faces new chargeicon

Former Hanoi mayor faces new charge

SOCIETY
18/03/2021

The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security on March 17 took legal action against Nguyen Duc Chung, former Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee, 

Former vice chairman of HCM City to appear in courticon

Former vice chairman of HCM City to appear in court

SOCIETY
28/02/2021

A first-instance trial of former leaders and officials of the HCM City People’s Committee will open on March 15 and last for five days.

Former Minister Dinh La Thang accepts jail sentenceicon

Former Minister Dinh La Thang accepts jail sentence

SOCIETY
15/01/2021

The former minister of transport, Dinh La Thang, and his deputy Nguyen Hong Truong haven't appealed to their jail sentences given by the HCM City People's Court for their wrongdoings in the HCM City-Trung Luong Expressway Project.

Trial for ex-minister of industry & trade rescheduled for Jan 18icon

Trial for ex-minister of industry & trade rescheduled for Jan 18

SOCIETY
11/01/2021

The Hanoi People’s Court has decided to reopen the first-instance trial for ex-Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and nine accomplices on January 18.

Trial for ex-minister Vu Huy Hoang, accomplices postponedicon

Trial for ex-minister Vu Huy Hoang, accomplices postponed

SOCIETY
07/01/2021

The first-instance trial for ex-Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and nine accomplices, slated for on July 7, was postponed due to the absence of three defendants and many people with related interests and obligations.

Ex-minister, accomplices set to stand trial for causing losses to Stateicon

Ex-minister, accomplices set to stand trial for causing losses to State

SOCIETY
07/01/2021

Ex-Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and nine accomplices are set to be brought to trial on January 7 for violations at the ministry and in Ho Chi Minh City that caused losses of some $118 million.

Ex-minister jailed for 10 years for role in expressway fraudicon

Ex-minister jailed for 10 years for role in expressway fraud

SOCIETY
23/12/2020

Dinh La Thang, who served as Minister of Transport between August 2011 and February 2016, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in the bidding and accounting fraud in the HCM City-Trung Luong Expressway project.

First-instance trial for ex-minister Vu Huy Hoang slated for Jan. 7icon

First-instance trial for ex-minister Vu Huy Hoang slated for Jan. 7

SOCIETY
22/12/2020

The People’s Court of Hanoi will hold a first-instance trial for ex-Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang on January 7, 2021.

HCM City: Party official suspended from workicon

HCM City: Party official suspended from work

POLITICS
21/12/2020

The information and education board of the HCM 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.

Former vice secretary of HCM City’s Party Committee prosecutedicon

Former vice secretary of HCM City’s Party Committee prosecuted

SOCIETY
17/12/2020

The People’s Procuracy of HCM City on December 16 commenced legal proceedings against Tat Thanh Cang, former permanent vice secretary of the municipal Party Committee,

First-instance trial opens for HCM City-Trung Luong Expressway fraudicon

First-instance trial opens for HCM City-Trung Luong Expressway fraud

SOCIETY
14/12/2020

The People’s Court of Ho Chi Minh City on December 14 opened a first-instance trial over bidding and accounting fraud in the HCM City-Trung Luong Expressway project, a major toll road in southern Vietnam.