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Two former directors of Vietnam Social Security arrested

The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security has begun criminal proceedings against four people who committed violations at Vietnam Social Security (VSS), the ministry said yesterday.

A file photo of former deputy minister of labour, invalids and social affairs Le Bach Hong

They have been charged with “intentionally violating State regulations on economic management and causing serious consequences” for VSS, Agribank Financial Leasing Company No.2 and other related units.


A temporary detention order and search warrant have been issued on former deputy minister of labour, invalids and social affairs Le Bach Hong; former VSS general director Nguyen Huy Ban; former head of general planning division under the VSS planning and finance department Tran Tien Vy and former head of the general planning division under the VSS planning and finance department Hoang Ha.

The case is being investigated to retrieve State properties.