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APEC Pathfinder Dialogue: Corruption - driver of illegal logging

APEC Pathfinder Dialogue: Corruption - driver of illegal logging

As many as 120 officials from member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum are gathering at the fourth APEC Pathfinder Dialogue in Ho Chi Minh City on August 19-20 to discuss measures to strengthen the fight against illicit trade and corruption.

APEC officials highlight competition chapters in FTAs/EPAs

APEC officials highlight competition chapters in FTAs/EPAs

Officials from member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum have highlighted the benefits of establishing competition chapters in free trade agreements (FTAs) and Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs).

Vietnam determined to fight corruption

Vietnam determined to fight corruption

VOV.VN - Vietnam is renewing its determination to fight corruption in accordance with Party resolutions on Party building and rectification. But some people are skeptical of the anti-corruption effort being led by the Communist Party of Vietnam.

PM asks each sector to ensure its growth target achievement

PM asks each sector to ensure its growth target achievement

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc discussed various issues while chairing the Government’s regular meeting for July in Hanoi on August 3, asking officials to take measures to ensure their sectors and agencies reach this year’s growth targets.

Former executives of Sacombank kept in custody for investigation

Former executives of Sacombank kept in custody for investigation

The Police Department for Investigation of Economic and Corruption-related Crimes on August 1 launched criminal proceedings against and took into custody Tram Be and Phan Huy Khang, former executives of the Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Sacombank).

Vietnam intensifies fight against corruption

Vietnam intensifies fight against corruption

VOV.VN - The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission has renewed efforts to fight corruption, saying violators should face due punishment no matter who they are and what position they hold.

Disciplinary action proposed for officials

Disciplinary action proposed for officials

The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission announced on July 3 that it will consider disciplinary action against some officials for violations.

Ministry works to put crime under control

Ministry works to put crime under control

The Ministry of Public Security has deployed synchronous measures to curb the increase of crime in the first six months of this year, heard a press conference in Hanoi on June 28.

Joint work against corruption reviewed

Joint work against corruption reviewed

A conference took place in Hanoi on June 7 to review the cooperation in the fight against corruption between the Party Central Committee’s Internal Affairs Commission, the Central Public Security Commission.

NA leader meets with Can Tho voters

NA leader meets with Can Tho voters

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on April 27 met with voters in some communes in Phong Dien district, the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho.

Businesses advised to increase transparency to prevent corruption

Businesses advised to increase transparency to prevent corruption

Compliance with international standards, including those on transparency, has become more urgent for Vietnamese enterprises when they are expanding operation at the global scale, according to Executive Director of Towards Transparency (TI) Nguyen Thi Kieu Vien.

Former Dong A Bank executive detained, prosecuted

Former Dong A Bank executive detained, prosecuted

The economic and anti-corruption police force said it has issued decisions on the arrest and prosecution of Nguyen Thi Kim Xuyen, former Deputy Director General of Dong A Bank on the charges of appropriating assets and intentionally violating State regulations on economic management.

Bac Giang intensifies fight against corruption

Bac Giang intensifies fight against corruption

The northern province of Bac Giang will continue enhancing the efficiency of corruption fighting in the second quarter of this year, Vice Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Than Van Khoa has said.