The former officer in Dak Nong Province received seven years
Earlier sentence by local court in US$9,000 graft case overturned on appeal
Investigation found he has only managed to extort around US$7
Two officials in the southern province have been accused of taking bribes but only one was convicted
Many said they were mistreated because they did not pay unofficial fees
The officials have received US$493,000 from a Japanese consultant in a project funded by Japan, a Hanoi court heard
The company from the British Virgin Islands claims it was asked to pay at least $15,000 for an investment...
Six officials allegedly received US$493,000 in bribes from a Japanese consultant for a major rail project
This year only 23 officials reported and handed over such gifts with a total value of $22,000
The Vietnam Railways officials allegedly received over $580,000 from a Japanese consultancy company
Authorities examine whether "corruption is business as usual at the United Nations."
She accuses police from Dong Nai Province of presenting a false version of events and says she never tried to...
The rangers got light sentences for their clean record and good family background