The former chairman of PetroVietnam, Dinh La Thang, had already been sentenced to 13 years in prison in January on other charges. Photo: Reuters

Vietnam ex-Politburo member jailed for 18 years over oil giant’s US$35m loss

The Hanoi court convicted Dinh La Thang of deliberately violating economic management regulations by investing US$35 million in Ocean Commercial Joint Stock Bank without approval from the board of directors

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The former chairman of PetroVietnam, Dinh La Thang, had already been sentenced to 13 years in prison in January on other charges. Photo: Reuters
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