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  1. News - China - CRIME

    Disgraced rail boss Liu Zhijun to stand trial for 'very serious' graft

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Liu Zhijun, who may have accepted up to 60 million yuan in bribes for high-speed-rail contracts, will seek leniency, lawyer says Ex-rail chief likely to plead guilty to graft Disgraced former railways minister Liu Zhijun will go on trial in Beijing tomorrow in one of the mainland's biggest corruption case in recent years. Liu's lawyer, ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Seized assets much more than case against disgraced rail boss Liu Zhijun

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Seized assets exceed Liu's alleged crimes Investigations into disgraced rail minister Liu Zhijun and other "related cases" have resulted in the recovery of almost 350 flats and more than 900 million yuan (HK$1.14 billion), according to a Beijing newspaper affiliated with Xinhua. Citing indictments in Liu's corruption ...

  3. Comment - Blogs - CORRUPTION

    Former railways chief Liu Zhijun urges daughter to 'stay out of politics'

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 05:07pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com “No matter what you do- stay out of politics”. This was the advice disgraced ex-railways boss Liu Zhijun had for his daughter as he prepared to face the full ... his hands together and said “nothing”- except the terse reminder for her to stay away from the dirty business of politics,  China Newsweek  reported on Monday. Liu was accused of taking bribes ...

  4. News - China

    Ex-railways minister Liu Zhijun seeks to avoid death penalty

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 03:16pm by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Wife of Liu Zhijun says husband was 'a good man who came home for dinner every night' Ex-railways chief hopes to avoid death penalty Beleaguered former railways minister and alleged philanderer Liu Zhijun asked lawyers to help him escape the death penalty in his upcoming trial, while his wife described him as a good man who came home for dinner ...

  5. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Ex-railways chief Liu Zhijun meddled with projects worth 175b yuan, court hears

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Liu Zhijun interfered with bidding for at least 53 deals from 2007 and 2010, Beijing court hears Ex-railways chief meddled in projects worth 175b yuan Former railways minister Liu Zhijun interfered in the bidding for at least 53 projects worth a total of nearly 175 billion yuan (HK$217.8 billion) between 2007 and 2010, a Beijing court was told ...

  6. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Ex-railways chief Liu Zhijun charged with corruption

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 01:13pm by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Former railways minister Liu Zhijun has been officially charged with taking bribes and abusing his office in one of the biggest corruption investigations to hit China in recent years. Prosecutors filed charges against Liu in Beijing's No 2 Intermediate Court yesterday, Xinhua reported, in a long-anticipated move in an investigation that had ...

  7. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Shamed former railways minister Liu Zhijun tried to bribe his way to power

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Attempt by former railways chief Liu Zhijun to buy promotion is revealed as woman believed to be his secret financier appears in Beijing court Shamed minister tried to bribe way to power New details have emerged about how disgraced railways chief Liu Zhijun tried to bribe his way up the ladder with the help of a female intermediary to become a state leader. ...

  8. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Key questions never asked in graft probe of ex-railways chief Liu Zhijun

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com Length of probe into Liu Zhijun indicated scale of misdeeds, but murky details of a web of corruption were not clarified in swift trial Key questions on shamed rail chief left unanswered Former railways minister Liu Zhijun stood in a Beijing court on June 9 facing charges of bribery and abuse of power in one of the country's most sensational ...

  9. News - China - GRAFT

    160,000 party officials punished for corruption, according to graft watchdog

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Watchdog refers to investigation into ex-Sichuan official and trials of Liu Zhijun and Bo Xilai 160,000 party officials punished for corruption More than ... in the hands of government prosecutors, involving disgraced former Politburo member Bo Xilai and former railways minister Liu Zhijun. Liu, who oversaw the mainland's massive expansion ...

  10. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Former railways minister seeks leniency on corruption charges

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 11:55am by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai in Beijing Lawyer says Liu Zhijun burst into tears when admitting to bribery and abusing his authority in promoting colleagues and awarding contracts Disgraced railways chief ... of corruption and abuse of power. The trial marks one of the country's biggest graft cases in years and also the first high-profile corruption case since Xi Jinping became president in March. Liu ...




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