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  1. Injustice, corruption given greater national focus by online reporting, study finds

    Posted Jul 07th 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai More people are using new internet tools such as microblog services and mobile internet to expose injustice and corruption, a study by mainland prosecutors has found. Officials ... corruption cases and courtroom controversies nationwide topics. The study aimed to learn about public opinion related to corruption and governance, during the first half of this year. It looked ...

  2. Wen Qiang gets death for corruption

    Posted Apr 15th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... years for corruption and offering protection to organised crime syndicates. The court found that Wen had taken profits of 12.11 million yuan from development projects and had abused his power ... lawyer Teng Biao said that while he personally was not an advocate for the death penalty, he believed Wen's sentence would please the public. However, he said, corruption on the mainland ...

  3. Ex-Chongqing police official gets life in jail for years of corruption

    Posted Feb 25th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou Chongqing's former deputy police chief has been jailed for life for corruption and harbouring criminal gangs, state media reported yesterday. The municipality's No 1 Intermediate People's Court sentenced Peng Changjian, former deputy chief of its Public Security Bureau, after finding him guilty of corruption, possessing assets that could ...

  4. Corruption trial hears of vast wealth, bribe claims

    Posted Feb 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter As the high-profile trial of the most senior cadre snared in Chongqing's crackdown on gangsters continues, further details of the former justice chief's decadent lifestyle have been revealed in court. Former Chongqing Justice Bure ...

  5. Prosecutors move to indict Chen family for corruption

    Posted Nov 18th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Ex-first couple's contradictory evidence vital to case Taiwanese prosecutors will obtain a formal indictment against former president Chen Shui-bian and his wife over corruption charges, possibly next month, the island's media reported yesterday. Prosecutors said they felt vindicated by the decision last week to detain Mr Chen, which was meant to prevent him ...

  6. Probes to focus on corruption crimes fuelling social injustices

    Posted Feb 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Investigators will spend more time on graft cases which are hurting people Anti-corruption investigators will focus their efforts this year on unpaid wages, bribes ... kickbacks pocketed by doctors, wages owed to migrant workers and not paid... corrupt deeds like these are now becoming the new focus of our anti-corruption drive,' it said. In 'correcting ...

  7. Anti-corruption hero's book in big demand

    Posted Jan 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivien Cui A book by an anti-corruption crusader is being touted as a best-seller after only a few days on sale. Guo Guangyun's book, I Exposed Cheng Weigao: The Battle Between ... been ordered for after the Lunar New Year. In the book, Mr Guo recounts his ordeal as he attempted to expose corruption by Cheng, the former Hebei party secretary. At Cheng's instigation, ...

  8. Cadre elected despite corruption investigation

    Posted Sep 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of corruption, smuggling and embezzlement. A verdict is pending. Guangzhou's Information Times yesterday reported that Liang was elected to the Guangzhou People's Congress in January- a month ... 'On the one hand, it shows that the shuang gui system has failed to deprive cadres who are on corruption charges of their political privilege,' Mr Li was quoted by the Guangzhou-based ...

  9. National cancer

    Posted Aug 28th 2003, 12:00am by Alan Robles

    ... as usual in the great Philippine tradition of corruption in high places. One recent survey shows six out of 10 Filipinos are ready to believe any stories of graft about their politicians. And why ... the public treasury and died without being punished for it. Corruption - the big C - is a priority issue for this government, which has initiated 'lifestyle checks' on public officials ...

  10. ICAC criticised over lack of evidence filed

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Anti-graft busters were criticised yesterday for failing to provide the Chinese names of five alleged triad members named in an English document submitted to court yesterday. The District Court hearing before Judge Stanley Chan Kwong-chi was adjourned to this morning so the Independent Commission Against Corruption could seek help from other government agencies to find out ...




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