Former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai at a ceremony to receive the 55-year Party Membership Badge in 2014. (Source: VNA)

Former PM Phan Van Khai dies, aged 85

Former Politburo member and former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai passed away at 1:30 on March 17 at Cu Chi, Ho Chi Minh City, aged 85, according to the Board of health care services for senior officials.