Corrupt traffic inspectors in Can Tho spend ‘protection fee’ on job promotion

Tuoi Tre News

Updated : 06/23/2017 17:05 GMT + 7

A group of former traffic inspectors in Can Tho City in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta region previously arrested for demanding ‘protection money’ from local businesses claim the cash was used to ‘buy’ promotions.

At a trial held for seven of the corrupt traffic inspectors at the municipal People’s Court on Thursday, some of the defendants admitted that the extortion money was used to pay for job promotions.

Duong Minh Tam, a former deputy chief traffic inspector in Can Tho, said he spent VND370 million (US$16,240) for his position. Tiếp tục đọc “Corrupt traffic inspectors in Can Tho spend ‘protection fee’ on job promotion”