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Former top shipbuilding officials get 6-17 years in prison

Three former top officials of state shipbuilding giant Vinashin will be jailed for appropriating illegal excess interest payments from OceanBank.

Former bank chairman jailed for 13 years in Vietnam

Former chairman of the Mekong Housing Bank has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for abuse of power.

Malaysia charges former PM Najib with abuse of power, money laundering

Malaysian prosecutors on Thursday charged former Prime Minister Najib Razak with abuse of power and money laundering.
September 20, 2018 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese official fined $22,000 for land-use violations, but gets to keep his massive villa

Despite parts of it being illegally constructed, Pham Sy Quy's massive hillside complex is allowed to remain intact.
December 02, 2017 | 10:29 pm GMT+7

Vietnam official loses post for beating old man on street

The 76-year-old man was left bleeding heavily and in need of hospital treatment.
December 21, 2016 | 10:47 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s former trade minister faces penalty for promoting son

Vu Huy Hoang has been accused of abusing power as inspectors review the perplexing rise of his son at state-owned brewer Sabeco.
October 24, 2016 | 09:06 pm GMT+7

Traffic police should be allowed to fire on fleeing vehicles: senior police official

Police would have the right to take aim at vehicles under a wider range of circumstances.
August 16, 2016 | 03:39 pm GMT+7
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