The Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption held a national conference on corruption prevention in Hà Nội on Monday, chaired by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Việt Nam (CPV) Nguyễn Phú Trọng.
The Hà Nội Superior People’s Court on Thursday held an appeal hearing of Giang Kim Đạt and three accomplices in a major corruption case that involves bankrupt State-owned firm Vinashin Ocean Shipping Ltd, or Vinashinlines.
Hà Nội People’s Court yesterday handed two death penalties and a life sentence in one of the biggest corruption cases in Việt Nam’s history.
The Hà Nội People’s Procuracy has proposed the death sentence for Giang Kim Đạt, the former official at a subsidiary of Việt Nam’s Ship Building Industry Corporation, or Vinashin, a state-owned shipbuilding giant.
The Hà Nội’s People’s Court yesterday began a four-day first-instance court hearing in the Vinashin Ocean Shipping Company Ltd. (Vinashinlines) embezzlement case.
The Supreme People’s Procuracy has decided to prosecute three former officers of Vinashin Ocean Shipping Company Ltd, or Vinashinlines on charges of embezzlement.
Phạm Trọng Đạt, Head of the Government Inspectorate Anti-corruption Bureau, spoke to the newspaper Tuổi Trẻ (Youth) about the need to create a new anti-corruption body in Việt Nam.
The settlement of serious and complicated corruption cases of public concern should focus on quality more than quantity, said Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng.