Former chairman and general director of Vietnam Shipbuilding Group (Vinashin), Pham Thanh Binh, was taken into custody in Hanoi August 4 for “Intentionally violating the State’s regulations on economic management, causing serious consequences.”
|Pham Thanh Binh, former chairman cum general director of Vinashin (file photo)|
There is an ongoing investigation into Binh’s alleged wrongdoings.
Pham Thanh Binh was born in 1953 in the southern province of Ca Mau. His registered permanent address is in Hanoi.