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  1. Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

    Posted Feb 26th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Director: Alex Gibney The film: As the camera swirls over Enron's monolithic glass tower in Houston, a Mephisto-like voice is heard repeating, 'What the hell is he building in there?' Given the severity of the issue it seeks to address- the way energy giant Enron collapsed in 2001 in what was by then the largest case ...

  2. Ken Lay's very timely departure

    Posted Jul 09th 2006, 12:00am by Richard Luscombe

    ... The Enron fraudster's death last week means his conviction will be quashed on a technicality and his family will be better off. But many of his victims feel cheated, writes Richard Luscombe Death is never a laughing matter. But in the case of Ken Lay, the notorious fraudster and white-collar thief who oversaw the shocking collapse of the Enron empire, America is prepared ...

  3. News - World

    Ex-Enron CEO Skilling resentenced to 14 years as part of court-ordered reduction, deal

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 03:30am by AP

    ... HOUSTON (AP) — Ex-Enron CEO Skilling resentenced to 14 years as part of court-ordered reduction, deal. ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Ex-Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling receives reduced sentence

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Houston Judge cuts 10 years off jail term for Enron chief Former Enron Corp chief executive Jeffrey Skilling- seen by many as exemplifying the worst in corporate fraud ... Enron workers. Ex-Enron worker Diana Peters, the only victim who spoke at the resentencing hearing, said afterward that Skilling should have to serve his entire original sentence. "Jeffrey ...

  5. Time is money

    Posted Sep 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the former Enron chief financial officer. As a result, several cottage industries have been expanding. The first one is in books on how to survive prison. Amazon.com lists a series of guides, from ...

  6. Enron case a lesson in need for vigilance

    Posted Oct 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The 24-year, four-month jail term handed down to former Enron chief executive Jeffrey Skilling was harsh to Hong Kong ears. For the judge, the reasoning for such a tough sentence was straightforward, despite defence lawyers' calls for a seven- to 10-year prison spell: the crimes had imposed on many former employees and shareholders 'a life sentence of poverty'. Enron ...

  7. Increasingly daring mainland press challenges China's Enrons

    Posted Mar 26th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... until it had resolved its internal management and corporate governance failings- otherwise it runs the risk of becoming a Chinese Enron. It is hard to underestimate the damage that has been done ...

  8. Accountants take lead from Hollywood in the post-Enron world

    Posted Oct 19th 2004, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... exposed by the collapse of Enron Corp three years ago. new name inspires speech Accountants are also having to get used to a recent name change for their professional body- from the Hong Kong ...

  9. Business - China Business - DISPOSALS

    Chongqing Iron & Steel sells plant for 719.6m yuan to ease financial pressure

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 09:20am by TIFFANY AP

    ... includes a complete set of cold-rolling equipment disposed of by bankrupt US energy giant Enron. The plant entered production in 2005. The company estimates it should realise a gain of about 303 ...

  10. Meiya Power suffers executive defections

    Posted May 01st 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Energy International, which was formed to hold the non-US assets of bankrupt US energy giant Enron not already divested. Houston-based AEI has 19 energy assets with operations in 14 nations ...




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