Vietnam jails former central bank official amid graft crackdown

Kết quả hình ảnh cho Dang Thanh Binh
Dang Thanh Binh, former deputy governor of the central bank, was jailed for three years.

JULY 2, 2018 / 4:56 PM / Reuters Staff

HANOI (Reuters) – A court in Vietnam on Monday jailed a former deputy governor of the central bank for three years, his lawyer said, the most senior banking official put on trial in the Southeast Asian nation amid a crackdown on corruption.

Vietnam’s banking system was rocked in the early 2010s by a string of mismanagement scandals and under-regulated lending, and is still reeling from nonperforming loans. Continue reading “Vietnam jails former central bank official amid graft crackdown”

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