Policy & Politics

Dinh La Thang is escorted into court in Hanoi on Jan. 8. Thang, a former Politburo member and ex-chairman of PetroVietnam, is accused of mismanagement related to a power plant. © Vietnam News Agency via AP

Vietnam's corruption crackdown gamble amid crucial SOE debuts

Hanoi carries out IPOs, trial simultaneously, emulating tactics of China's Xi Jinping