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Vietnam probes 8 more officials as investigation of jailed tycoon expands

Authorities are investigating alleged links between eight current and former leaders and officials with a man jailed for revealing state secrets.

Vietnam's national exam fraud probe claims another official

A senior education official in Hoa Binh Province was arrested Friday in the national high school exam fraud case.

Two education officials nabbed as Vietnam expands exam fraud investigation

Vietnam's criminal probe into a national exam fraud was expanded to the third province with two more officials arrested on Friday.
August 03, 2018 | 11:09 pm GMT+7

Record 207 environmental activists killed last year

More than 200 environmental activists were murdered last year as government-sponsored killings linked to lucrative projects by vast agriculture multinationals soared.
July 24, 2018 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Vietnam arrests former head of telecom giant MobiFone for illegal TV deal

The former chairman of MobiFone allegedly gave the information ministry untruthful reports on the deal to acquire AVG.
July 11, 2018 | 09:07 am GMT+7

Audi boss arrested in diesel probe

Prosecutors said the arrest was justified because of the 'risk of concealment of evidence.'
June 18, 2018 | 07:10 pm GMT+7

Nashville police arrest Waffle House shooting suspect after manhunt

The shooter has had a history of bizarre behavior, delusions and multiple encounters with authorities.
April 24, 2018 | 07:59 am GMT+7

Saigon apartment investor arrested month after deadly fire

The investor of Carina Plaza alleged failed to comply with regulations, resulting in a fire that killed 13 last month.
April 21, 2018 | 09:57 am GMT+7

Starbucks to close 8,000 US stores for one afternoon for racial-bias training

The move follows a recent arrest of two black man waiting in a Philadelphia store.
April 18, 2018 | 08:23 am GMT+7

Vietnam arrests top ex-officials as corruption crackdown continues

Multiple former Da Nang officials are under probe for land management violations involving a fallen tycoon.
April 17, 2018 | 11:25 pm GMT+7

Taiwan arrests 10 Vietnamese women in raid on prostitution gang

The women will be deported when the investigation concludes.
February 26, 2018 | 04:19 pm GMT+7

US arrests 9 for car burglary to resell in Vietnam: reports

Two were arrested as they attempted to board a flight carrying hundreds of stolen electronic devices to Vietnam last week.
February 03, 2018 | 02:24 pm GMT+7

Eleven Saudi princes detained following protest over utility bills

The meteoric rise of 32-year-old Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has caused rare tensions within the royal family, which for decades favoured rule by consensus.
January 07, 2018 | 07:48 am GMT+7

Cambodian opposition leader arrested for 'treason'

 Hun Sen's government alleged 'a secret plan of conspiracy between Kem Sokha, his group, and foreigners that harms Cambodia.'
September 03, 2017 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

Rumor of banker's arrest wipes $2bln off Vietnam stock market

The government has stepped in to quell investor fears, saying false rumors sparked the crash. 
August 10, 2017 | 04:16 pm GMT+7
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