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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Moscow anti-corruption drive spreads to Far East

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Moscow

    ... The New York Times in Moscow Missing funds fuel talk about whether Putin will allow high-ranking officials to be prosecuted Moscow anti-corruption drive spreads to Far East Ripples ... The main thing is that we should not stand aside and watch what is happening but take an active part in it." Political observers have watched the anti-corruption drive curiously, debating ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Lawmakers accuse former anti-corruption chief of dodging graft questions

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung, JOSHUA BUT

    ... Simpson Cheung and Joshua But Former ICAC chief granted legal privilege on his testimony at second hearing next week Tong accused of being evasive and 'wasting time' Tong accused of being evasive and wasting time Former anti-graft chief Timothy ...

  3. Comment - Blogs

    China has at least 1.18 million ready-to-flee 'naked officials', anti-corruption rant reveals

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 10:59am by John Kennedy

    ... John Kennedy In a  Beijing Evening News report yesterday decrypting anti-corruption tsar Wang Qishan's speech delivered last week at a meeting of top mainland discipline officials, Chinese Academy of Governance professor Zhu Lijia (竹立家) is quoted saying there are now nearly an estimated 1.2 million 'naked officials' with assets and family members halfway (or ...

  4. News - World - RUSSIA

    Vladimir Putin's anti-corruption drive met with cynicism

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Moscow Fears grow that bid to curb corruption is a PR gambit- and may even mask Kremlin infighting Putin's anti-graft fight met with cynicism More than 200 years ago, the renowned Russian historian Nikolai Karamzin summed up the ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Comment - Blogs - CORRUPTION

    Revealed: emerging trends behind China's anti-corruption drive

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 06:59pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Since Xi Jinping took the reins as the party chief last year, he has made several pledges to fight corruption  in China. Those who don't make the cut, he has stressed, will be purged . The epic Bo Xilai saga aside, “violations of party discipline” (a ...

  7. Comment - Blogs

    Guangzhou party official to make assets public to bootstrap anti-corruption plans

    Posted Jan 22nd 2013, 01:39pm by John Kennedy

    ... John Kennedy China abroad  |  China at home People have gotten  excited over Fan Songqing, a deputy secretary with the CPPCC Guangzhou municipal committee because a few days ago he said he wants to be the first to go public with his (and his family's ...

  8. Rewards raised 10-fold in anti-corruption drive

    Posted Sep 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Whistle-blowers who report corrupt officials may collect up to 10 times the amount of rewards previously offered by Beijing authorities. Xinhua said prosecutors had increased the maximum reward to 100,000 yuan in an attempt to encourage the ...

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    Shanwei official who led siege on Wukan has been expelled from the Party for taking bribes

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 09:09am by John Kennedy

    ... John Kennedy China abroad  |  China at home Chen Zengxin, wrote young Wukan political activist Zhang Jianxing Tuesday evening on Sina Weibo, "the former Lufeng party secretary who led 1,400 SWAT police in sealing off Wukan, has finally been removed f ...

  10. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Beijing bribery cases up in 2012

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... involving officials continued to rise last year, but there were fewer incidences of embezzlement, prosecutors in the capital said. Zhang Guoying, director of the anti-corruption office ... that the near-term goal of anti-corruption drives would be to focus on addressing "symptoms" in a bid to "buy time for the party to wipe out the source of corruption". "We should ...




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