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Vietnam disciplines communications minister over pay TV deal<
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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) - The ruling Communist Party of Vietnam has disciplined the country's communications minister for approving a mobile phone operator's purchase of a stake in a private pay TV provider, a deal that caused serious financial losses to the state.
Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan was given a warning and removed as head of the ministry's party organization ...