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PetroVietnam seeks resumption of suspended thermal power project

PetroVietnam is seeking permission to restart work on a coal-fired power plant which was suspended following the arrest of officials for wrongdoing.

Former deputy PM, transport minister embroiled in scandalous violations

A former Deputy Prime Minister and other senior government leaders are accused of serious violations in the privatization of several state-owned businesses.

Jailed PetroVietnam chief faces another criminal probe

Dinh La Thang will be investigated for losses incurred by a biofuel plant in the northern province of Phu Tho.
January 21, 2019 | 11:48 am GMT+7

PVN wants deposits unfrozen to fund delayed, cash-strapped power plant

PVN is seeking to withdraw $5.5 million worth of frozen deposits its subsidiaries have in OceanBank to finance its much-delayed Thai Binh 2 plant.
August 20, 2018 | 02:06 pm GMT+7

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.
June 26, 2018 | 11:00 pm GMT+7

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.
May 14, 2018 | 06:38 pm GMT+7

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
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