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  1. Victory for Hu Jintao in his war on corrupt officials

    Posted Jan 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daniel Kwan President Hu Jintao has scored a modest but significant political victory after the Communist Party's anti-corruption watchdog yesterday adopted a regulation to strengthen internal party supervision. The Interim Regulation on Internal Supervision of the Communist Party gives power to anti-corruption investigators to probe the so-called 'number ones', ...

  2. Graft-busters learn from Hong Kong's vast experience

    Posted Oct 08th 2005, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... HKU Space pioneers anti-corruption studies with three-week intensive course for officials and police from around the world, writes Liz Heron IT IS ONLY A YEAR since Fatuma Sichale was appointed deputy director of the new Kenya Anti-Corruption Commission (KACC). Yet already its high-profile director has resigned saying he could not continue to serve the government and the US has ...

  3. 485 arrested in Macau's biggest vote-buying scandal

    Posted Sep 16th 2005, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Freda Wan in Macau An unprecedented case of vote-buying in Macau was revealed yesterday as anti-corruption authorities arrested 485 suspects for organised crime and illegally withholding ... to be arranged to shuttle the bribed voters to a polling station. The investigation started in May when a resident tipped off anti-corruption authorities, leading to the arrest of a man at a restaurant ...

  4. Hu takes aim at top cadres in anti-graft campaign

    Posted Jan 10th 2007, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... in its anti-corruption campaign, vowing to punish dishonest officials more severely. 'It's of extreme importance and urgency to vigorously advocate the work ethic of party leaders ... principles'. Most corrupt party officials arrested last year were accused of 'loose morals', a euphemism referring to keeping mistresses. Analysts say Mr Hu's anti-corruption campaign ...

  5. The party bosses who rob the public

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... officials to disclose their personal assets. That step is seen as a basic anti-corruption strategy. The mainland does have a disclosure system of sorts. Officials above the sub-county level report ... to other areas,' said Wang Quanjie, a party official. Professor Wang Yukai, an anti-corruption expert at the Chinese Academy of Governance in Beijing, says the biggest obstacle to introducing ...

  6. US throws stones in its own glass house

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... rights in recent years, jailing dissidents, bloggers, and anti-corruption campaigners. It harasses and suppresses religious groups. Its police force is brutal and deaths during custody ...

  7. Discipline by decree

    Posted Jan 26th 2004, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... struggles, where anti-corruption investigations have been used to topple certain individuals. In short, previous investigations were seen as political, not systemic, in nature. Mr Hu's ... this year, a three-pronged anti-corruption campaign is underway. This involves: taking the initiative rather than waiting until it is too late; shifting from a 'kill the chicken to scare ...

  8. Shanghai harmed by official's graft, says party chief

    Posted Jul 28th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... in September. Mr Xi vowed yesterday Shanghai would continue to pursue its goal of becoming an international centre of finance and trade. Anti-corruption watchdog official Xia Zanzhong said the party ...

  9. Party plenum is expected to entrench economic reforms

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... the gathering to stamp their personal imprint on policymaking. Greater accountability, better protection for private property, more competition, stronger anti-corruption measures, bolstering the rule ...

  10. Drive to repair image leads to expulsion of 45,000 party members

    Posted Jul 14th 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... confidence in the government. 'I believe the anti-corruption situation will improve and our party's morale will also improve,' he said. 'History will once again prove ...




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