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  1. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Engineering and construction hotbed of corruption

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 02:02pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters Engineering and construction hotbed of corruption In March last year, after getting government approval to go ahead with a US$900 million refinery expansion in Fujian province, state-run oil giant Sinopec Corp warned the team handling the project against taking bribes. "Project engineering and construction has been a main area for corruption at Sinopec," ...

  2. News - China

    China ex-vice governor in Anhui province in corruption probe

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 01:13pm by AFP

    ... of a high-level clampdown on corruption. Ni Fake, who was once the vice governor of Anhui province in eastern China, is being probed for “suspected serious disciplinary offences”, the official Xinhua news agency said. The phrase is a euphemism for corruption in China’s state media. The brief dispatch cited a statement released by the ruling Communist Party’s powerful Central Commission ...

  3. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Former railways minister seeks leniency on corruption charges

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

    ... 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 ...

  4. News - China

    Chinese police bring 2 suspects back from Malaysia

    Posted Jun 15th 2013, 11:56am by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Police have escorted two Chinese men accused of involvement in economic crimes back from Malaysia, including one who fled China eight years ago, the Ministry of Public Security said. The Malaysian law enforcement authorities he ...

  5. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Groups decry blitz on mainland Chinese anti-graft activists

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

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Detention of 15 raises doubts about the new leadership's commitment to fighting corruption Groups decry blitz on mainland anti-graft activists More than a dozen anti-corruption activists in Beijing and Jiangxi province have been detained in the past two months after participating in or organising demonstrations calling ...

  6. News - China

    Public call on Chinese officials to declare assets goes viral on Weibo

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 10:33am by Patrick Boehler

    ... the most widely shared post by 11am. It congratulated Liu Zhijun, former railways minister who stood trial on Sunday on corruption charges, for being "the first high-ranking official ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ... post in February 2011, had been the most high-profile Communist Party official brought down amid corruption allegations until the removal last year of former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai, ...

  9. News - China

    Confusion after Phoenix retracts report on callback of officials' children

    Posted May 29th 2013, 10:46am by Patrick Boehler

    ... corruption investigator Wang Qishan was set to announce new measures cracking down on officials sending their children abroad, the original report quoted "reliable sources" as saying. ...

  10. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - LUXURY

    Luxury brands blame slowdown on China's gifting crackdown

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by Abid Rahman

    ... Abid Rahman life@scmp.com Luxury brands feel the pinch as the mainland reins in gift-giving to curb corruption, writes Abid Rahman Slap on the wrist The normally upbeat world of luxury ... specifically its crackdown on ostentation and luxury gift-giving as part of its anti-corruption campaign. There has been a shift in the business from Asia to Europe Jean-Jacques Guiony, chief financial ...




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