He said he had neglected the examination and supervision of the implementation of resolutions and decisions issued by the Member Council and not fulfilled his responsibility, leading to slow rectification of violating agencies and persons. He asked the judging council to make sound, legally-based and fair consideration of the former PetroVietnam staff, who he said had not been motivated by personal purposes, but the wish for the rapid development of the group as in line with its development strategy.
FIFA gives VAR green light for World Cup, lifts 30-year Iraq ban Video assistant referee technology (VAR) will make its debut at the World Cup in Russia this summer despite lingering opposition from within and outside football, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Friday (Mar 16). "We are going to have in 2018, for the first time, a World Cup with VAR," said Infantino after a meeting of the FIFA Council which, as expected, rubber-stamped the go-ahead given by the rule-making International Football Association Board (IFAB) in Zurich two weeks ago. "This has been approved and we are really very…... [read more]
In addition, 13 to 14 years of imprisonment was sought for Thanh on the count of “deliberately violating State regulations on economic management, causing severe consequences”. The combined penalty for both charges is life imprisonment.A sentence of 8- to 9-year imprisonment was proposed for Vu Duc Thuan (former Director General of PVC) on the charge of “deliberately violating State regulations on economic management, causing severe consequences” and 18- to 19-year imprisonment for “asset embezzlement”, with the combined prison term for both charges is between 26 and 28 years in prison.For the 12 defendants charged with “deliberately violating State regulations on…... [read more]
The sentences proposed for all defendants are as follows:1. Dinh La Thang (former chairman of PetroVietnam’s Board of Directors): 14-15 years of imprisonment.2. Trinh Xuan Thanh (former chairman of the Board of Directors and general director of PetroVietnam Construction JSC - PVC): 13-14 years of imprisonment for “intentionally violating state regulations on economic management and causing serious consequences” and life imprisonment for “asset embezzlement.” Altogether, the Procuracy proposed sentence of life imprisonment to him.3. Phung Dinh Thuc (former general director of PetroVietnam): 12-13 years of imprisonment.4. Nguyen Quoc Khanh (former deputy general director of PetroVietnam): 10-11 years of imprisonment.5. Nguyen Xuan Son (former deputy…... [read more]
The Vietnam Economic News Thu Vien spoke with Vu Duc Thuan, general director of PetroVietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation (PVC) about PVC development and achievements. PVX share of PVC was listed on the Hanoi Stock Exchange on August 19, 2009. How does this event influence on PVC operations? Our PVX share was listed on the Hanoi Stock Exchange in August this year when the securities market was increasing again due to recovery signals of the global economy. Capabilities, the prestige and business efficiency of PVC all make up the sustainable value of PVX share. PVC is one of companies that…... [read more]
Hundreds rallied Saturday in New York against plans to give the alleged 9/11 mastermind a civilian trial in the city, saying the court will be turned into an Al-Qaeda propaganda platform. "They are war criminals," one of the speakers, firefighter and US Marine Peter Regan, said to cheers. "The terrorists should be tried in a military court." The small crowd huddled under umbrellas in chilly rain outside Manhattan's federal courthouse where Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other 9/11 suspects are to be tried after transferring from the controversial US prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The courthouse is a few blocks…... [read more]