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  1. Justice is truly blind for Guangdong bosses

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai Guangdong officials say they are willing to look the other way if key businesspeople and technical personnel are accused of minor crimes, in an effort to help the province ride out the economic downturn and maintain social stability. The provincial prosecutors' office announced on Tuesday that to 'guarantee the stable development of the economy', law ...

  2. Briefs

    Posted Jun 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Second Guangdong official detained Xie Pengfei, a former deputy secretary-general of Guangdong, has been placed under investigation for breaching party discipline, an euphemism generally related to corruption, the Yangcheng Evening News reports. Xie, who retired in August last year, was the second official reported in the past two days to have been subjected to such a probe. ...

  3. Hospital heads arrested in bribery crackdown

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... came as part of a high-profile campaign against commercial corruption in Guangdong. More than 1,000 party cadres have been investigated since February, in addition to an undisclosed number ... pending further investigation. Hospitals were ordered to conduct their own internal probes. The campaign has also brought down a number of hospital directors and doctors across Guangdong ...

  4. Economy, rent surge slow shops market

    Posted Oct 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'There are many uncertainties in the market, such as the slump in stock prices and concerns over economic growth, and people are worried about the economy and outlook for the property ... eating up their revenues.' Property owners, however, are still positive about the economy and the leasing market, buoyed by the continued influx of mainland tourists and ongoing growth ...

  5. Guangdong police seize huge haul of illegal guns

    Posted Oct 21st 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Guangdong police busted the biggest illegal gun factory in a decade, confiscating more than 113,000 guns bound for the local mafia and well-off clients. Xinhua reported yesterday that the second platoon of the Guangdong border maritime police raided a large illegal weapons operation during the National Day holidays in Shantou . Police found the weapons when they stopped two cargo ...

  6. Judiciary throws support behind economy

    Posted Mar 12th 2011, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Ng Tze-wei and Celine Sun in Beijing Top judicial officials vowed yesterday to safeguard the mainland's economy, with figures showing a sharp rise in contractual disputes, ... reform, since most companies that failed were small and medium-sized enterprises which could not compete with well-resourced state-owned companies. Apart from the economy, stability and corruption ...

  7. Senior Guangdong judge gets life sentence for corruption

    Posted Jun 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai A senior judge with the Guangdong Higher People's Court, who was said to be linked to billionaire Wong Kwong-yu, was sentenced to life imprisonment yesterday by a Hebei court for bribe-taking and other corruption. Yang Xiancai, 59, former director of the Guangdong court's executive bureau, was convicted of receiving bribes of more than 11 million yuan ...

  8. HK man arrested for gambling in Macau

    Posted Jun 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was part of a joint effort with their Hong Kong and Guangdong counterparts to combat an anticipated rise in illegal soccer gambling during the World Cup. In similar raids last week, Macau police ...

  9. Crackdown nets 146 officials in Shenzhen

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on the Shenzhen government's official website. The crackdown in Guangdong, launched in February, will help provincial Communist Party secretary Wang Yang build up political credit ahead ... of state-owned assets at unreasonably low prices. Another Guangdong city, Shantou, said on Tuesday that eight of its senior officials had been arrested during the crackdown, including the former chiefs ...

  10. Guangdong officials and senior judges sacked for corruption

    Posted Oct 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai More than a dozen officials and judges from Guangdong Higher People's Court have been sacked for involvement in the corruption scandal that has brought down provincial ... that they were all related to a corruption case involving the court's senior judge, Yang Xiancai. Yang, 59, a Guangdong native from the Chaozhou ethnic group, was placed under shuanggui, an internal ...




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