OSAKA (Kyodo) A former Sanyo Electric Co. employee dispatched to a wholly owned subsidiary based in Vietnam is suspected of embezzling about ¥800 million and has been missing since late April, the company said.

The employee is a former finance director at Sanyo DI Solutions Vietnam Corp., which manufactures digital cameras, according to sources.

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