Catalogue of corruption

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 30 June, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 30 June, 2004, 12:00am

The main graft cases involving senior officials recently:

May 2003

Li Jiating, governor of Yunnan province , receives a suspended death sentence for accepting 18.8 million yuan in bribes

December 2003

Wang Chun, secretary-general of Jilin province, gets 18 years in prison for accepting 1.7 million yuan in bribes

Mai Chongkai, president of the Guangdong Higher People's Court, gets 15 years in prison for accepting 1.06 million yuan in bribes

Wang Xuebing , president of China Construction Bank, is jailed for 12 years for accepting an unspecified amount of bribes

February 2004

Wang Huaizhong, vice-governor of Anhui province , is executed for accepting 5.17 million yuan in bribes

March 2004

Chai Wangqun, director of the Yunnan province Publicity Department, gets 12 years in prison for accepting 1.1 million yuan in bribes

May 2004

Lu Wanli, director of the Guizhou province Communications Department, gets the death sentence for accepting more than 25 million yuan in bribes