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Fallen petro chief has second appeal rejected, gets total 30 years in jail

Dinh La Thang's combined jail term of 30 years remains unchanged as the court rejected his claims of innocence.

Vietnamese fallen politician has million-dollar graft appeal thrown out of court

Dinh La Thang has no options left for his 13-year jail term.

Disgraced Vietnamese oil exec tries to allay blame in major graft case

‘I did everything right,’ said Dinh La Thang during his appeal against a 13-year jail term.
May 09, 2018 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to hear appeal of runaway oil bigwig in landmark corruption case next month

Trinh Xuan Thanh said he did not commit the convicted crimes and Dinh La Thang said the verdict was not fair or objective.
April 26, 2018 | 10:13 am GMT+7

Fallen PetroVietnam chief appeals jail sentence in million-dollar graft case

Dinh La Thang claims he is not liable for the $26 million he has been asked to return as a result of losses.
April 17, 2018 | 10:51 am GMT+7

Fallen Vietnamese oil exec facing prospect of lengthy jail sentence

Former rising political star Dinh La Thang claims the government is responsible for losses amounting to $35 million.
March 22, 2018 | 01:53 pm GMT+7

Former oil honcho implicates ex-PM in massive Vietnam graft case

Dinh La Thang was chairman of PetroVietnam before his career took off as transport minister under PM Nguyen Tan Dung.
March 19, 2018 | 05:49 pm GMT+7

Fallen Vietnamese political star stands second trial for $35 million loss at PetroVietnam

Dinh La Thang has already been sentenced to 13 years behind bars for a separate graft case.
March 19, 2018 | 10:34 am GMT+7

Former PetroVietnam chief to stand 2nd trial for role in banking graft case in March

Dinh La Thang is facing another 10-20 years in prison for his role in the infamous multi-million-dollar graft case at OceanBank.
February 24, 2018 | 08:48 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s former oil execs appeal jail terms in landmark corruption case

Dinh La Thang said his 13-year sentence was ‘too harsh’ while the runaway Trinh Xuan Thanh said he did not commit the convicted crimes.
February 03, 2018 | 01:19 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s runaway bigwig stands second trial for embezzlement

The hearing comes just two days after Trinh Xuan Thanh was sentenced to life for causing million-dollar losses at PetroVietnam.
January 24, 2018 | 10:21 am GMT+7

Runaway oil exec sentenced to life as PetroVietnam corruption trial wraps up

Trinh Xuan Thanh's former boss at the oil giant, Dinh La Thang, was given 13 years behind bars for mismanagement.
January 22, 2018 | 11:34 am GMT+7

Runaway oil exec asks for time with family in Germany as PetroVietnam verdict looms

His former boss Dinh La Thang also pleaded to be with his sick father before serving his sentence.
January 17, 2018 | 03:13 pm GMT+7

PetroVietnam corruption trial: Defense lawyers battle allegations in week 1

A summary of the main clashes between prosecutors and defendants at the trial of fallen political figures.
January 16, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Infamous former PetroVietnam leader pleads for leniency at landmark corruption trial

'I only want to die at home in the arms of relatives, to become a free ghost, not an imprisoned ghost.'
January 14, 2018 | 01:56 pm GMT+7
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