Falling down

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 12 April, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 12 April, 2008, 12:00am

Chen Liangyu - pictured being driven away from court yesterday in the white van - is the latest and most high-profile official to be sentenced over the Shanghai pension fund scandal. Here's what other officials and executive got

Shanghai government officials

18 years

Zhu Junyi, Shanghai Labour and Social Security Bureau director. Jailed by Jilin court on September 23 for accepting 1.6 million yuan in bribes, embezzling 1.3 billion yuan in public funds and abuse of power

15 years

Zhu Wenjin, Shanghai Housing and Land Administration land-use management head and brother-in-law of Chen Liangyu. Sentenced by Shanghai court on September 26 for accepting 4 million yuan in bribes and illegally approving land requisitions


Qin Yu, Baoshan district head and former aide of Chen. Jailed by Jilin court on September 25 for accepting 6.82 million yuan in bribes

Company executives

19 years

Zhang Rongkun, Fuxi Investment Holding Co head. Sentenced on April 7 for offering bribes, stock market manipulation, fraud and misuse of capital

Awaiting trial

Wang Weigong, Shenergy Group deputy general manager and secretary of late vice-premier Huang Ju

4 years

Yu Zhifei, Shanghai International Circuit Management and Development Co general manager. Jailed on January 3 for embezzling 1.05 million yuan to buy property

Death (suspended)

Wang Chengming, Shanghai Electric Group chairman. Sentenced by Jilin court on December 20 for corruption and taking 210,000 yuan in bribes