Ngụy Thị Khanh, director of Việt Nam’s Inexperienced Innovation and Improvement Centre (GreenID), has been arrested for tax fraud. Picture courtesy of Hà Nội Police
HÀ NỘI — Ngụy Thị Khanh, director of Việt Nam’s Inexperienced Innovation and Improvement Centre (GreenID), has been arrested for tax evasion.
On Tuesday, the Hà Nội Police’s Workplace of Police Investigation Company introduced that the company had began authorized proceedings towards the 46-year-old outstanding inexperienced advocator, for tax evasion as prescribed in Article 200 of the Penal Code.
Khanh’s particular misconduct has not been introduced.
In 2011, Khanh established the Inexperienced Innovation and Improvement Centre to advertise sustainable vitality improvement in Việt Nam. The centre specialises in researching and offering sustainable vitality options for the group and participates in consulting and giving suggestions within the fields of vitality planning, renewable vitality, local weather change, discount of fossil vitality use and clear water provide.
Khanh can be a founding member of the Việt Nam Sustainable Power Alliance, a community of 11 nationwide and worldwide organisations.
In April 2018, Khanh was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize, the world’s largest award for grassroots environmental activists. Khanh used scientific analysis and engaged Vietnamese State companies to advocate for sustainable long-term vitality projections and discount in coal energy dependency in Việt Nam. — VNS