Just eight weeks after losing an election, former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak was charged on Wednesday with abuse of power and criminal breach of trust in an investigation over billions of dollars missing from a state fund.
On behalf of the Central Public Security Party Committee and the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Minister of Public Security attended the national-level conference on corruption on June 25.
Delegates at the national conference on anti-corruption on June 25 all agreed that no “restricted areas and exceptions” are accepted in fighting corruption.
Many major corruption cases were handled swiftly and strictly in the first half of 2018, winning the support of the public, heard a press conference held by the Supreme People’s Court in Hanoi on June 20.
Voters in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong said the recent trial of several major corruption cases has strengthened the public’s trust in the Communist Party of Vietnam.
Malaysian police on May 17 searched former Prime Minister Najib Razak's home and other places linked to him in connection with a probe into the corruption scandal at the state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), said a senior police officer.
PSNews - In 2018, the committee should drastically direct the forces in collaboration with related Central agencies to speed up the progress of investigation, prosecution and adjudication of serious economic and corruption cases
PSNews-On June 7, in Hanoi, a conference was held to review the implementation of the regulations of coordination among the Central Commission for Internal Affairs and the Central Public Security Party Committee, the Party Committee of the Supreme People's Procuracy , theParty Committee of the People's Supreme Court.
The Ministry of the State Counselor's Office of Myanmar announced on November 2 the acceptance of people's complaint on cases of bribery and corruption in an effort to promote economic development.
Brazil - Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will stand trial on corruption and money laundering charges over an alleged scheme at the state oil company, Petrobras, a judge has said.
The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said in a statement on late September 16th that they have issued an international wanted notice for Trinh Xuan Thanh, former Chairman of the Board of Management of PetroVietnam Construction JSC (PVC).
If Trịnh Xuân Thanh is staying countries which have yet to be a signatory of mutual legal assistance treaty in criminal matters, the arrest and extradition will face difficulties, but not become a deadlock.
PSNews - The working groups will focus inspection on under-investigation cases, the processes of prosecution, investigation and judgment of complex corruption and economic cases, especially the ones that have drawn great concern from society.