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  1. News - China - PROPERTY

    Anti-corruption drive triggers frantic property dump from officials

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 12:31pm by Ernest Kao

    ... the possibility of more asset sales by anxious officials as the state government kicks its anti-corruption drive into high gear. The massive fire sale has sparked concerns that oversupply could lead to a decline in home prices in the secondary market. However, Chinese real estate mogul Huang Nubo, of the Zhongkun Investment Group, pointed out that the government’s anti-corruption policies could ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Western anti-graft push threatens democracy efforts

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 12:00am by ROBERT PRECHT

    ... Robert Precht Robert Precht says US anti-bribery law is counterproductive in China Western anti-graft push threatens democracy efforts The efforts of some Western countries to enforce their own anti-bribery laws in China are more likely to produce false a ...

  3. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Impact of Beijing's anti-sleaze campaign wildly exaggerated

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... campaign wildly exaggerated Over the past couple of months, the media have been full of articles about how Beijing's latest anti-corruption campaign has dented consumer demand and even ... of the Factiva newspaper archive shows the number of stories about anti-corruption efforts doubled in the six months either side of the last reshuffle, in 2008. Yet even if the current campaign ...

  4. News - China - POLITICS

    Li Keqiang's tough talk on graft is 'short on substance'

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... is incompatible with the nature of government, like fire to water," Li said, adding that the government needed to establish and perfect anti-corruption measures, and had to punish corrupt officials ... widely seen key to any anti-corruption drive. "It shows the top leaders are again not willing to produce real results in fighting corruption, but just lavish us with words and few actions, ...

  5. News - China - POLITICS

    Officials go underground to defeat moves to curb their lavish feasting

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the region's finest restaurants after outside banquets were banned as part of the Communist Party leadership's anti-corruption and austerity drive. "Such renovation is not only happening ... could take a sauna and shower. An official told the person invited to the banquet that more officials were willing to dine at the house since the launching of the anti-corruption drive because ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    To fight corruption, China must push to disclose leaders' wealth

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... A fundamental weapon in the fight against corruption in high places is public disclosure of officials' household assets. If enshrined in law, strictly adhered to and properly administered, there will be less chance of corrupt practices and greater ac ...

  7. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    No surprise some are cynical about anti-graft efforts

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... the current system. Xi will first have to target the groups formed by the wives and children of senior cadres - probably the most difficult area to tackle in anti-corruption efforts. Which brings us ... the reputation of the party leadership and left many mainlanders cynical about Xi's anti-corruption efforts. He has to address the issues properly. No surprise some are cynical about anti-graft ...

  8. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Guangdong unveils locations for pilot anti-graft scheme

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by TING YAN

    ... programme. In the Hengqin New Area, authorities have established an anti-corruption office - featuring a disciplinary supervisory department, auditing supervisory department, and anti-bribery ...

  9. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    To fight sleaze, Xi needs to call the Untouchables

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... It won't be politically painless but China's new leaders can stop the official rot, just as other countries have done on the road to development The pledge by China's new leaders to stamp down on official corruption has been greeted at home ...

  10. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Campaign to end abuse of official number plates won't be easy

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... targeting the abuse of military number plates as part of their highly publicised anti-corruption campaign. Under a set of rules to take effect on May 1, the People's Liberation Army will impose ...




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