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  1. Rafael Hui sells stake in offshore company

    Posted Apr 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... remaining race horse. Hui, the highest-ranking official or former official arrested by the Independent Commission Against Corruption, has been released on bail. No charge has been levelled against him. Lie, sole director of the company since its establishment, said Hui would 'remain as a consultant'. He would not say if the Independent Commission Against Corruption had ...

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    City Digest, October 4, 2012

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Commission Against Corruption. Taiwan charges People Power lawman Taiwan prosecutors have charged People Power legislator Wong Yuk-man with "public insult" after he allegedly used foul ... Lit-kwan has been named senior special assistant to the Chief Secretary. She will help set up the Commission on Poverty and co-ordinate policies. Anti-corruption chief meets his counterparts ...

  3. News - China - TAIPEI BRIEFING

    Return of Chen Shui-bian a dilemma for opposition party in Taiwan

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... he quit after being charged with corruption in 2008. Its predicament was further compounded by Chen's attempted suicide on Sunday, in what has been seen as a move to put pressure on the pro-independence party. A decision to reinstate Chen may prove to be too difficult to make for the pro-independence party, given that any misstep could intensify the rift in the party between pro- ...

  4. News - China - TAIPEI BRIEFING

    Questions over impartiality of judicial system in Taiwan

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... put in the dock The recent acquittal of a former top aide of Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou on corruption charges has been widely criticised by the media and the public, with fresh concerns ... scandal, was instead found guilty of extortion and failing to explain the source of his wealth. We cannot satisfy everyone's expectations and rule that the defendant was guilty of corruption ...

  5. News - China - COURT

    Former Ma Ying-jeou aide Lin Yi-shih jailed for extortion

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... at protecting Ma's key aides and at helping to clear the image of corruption in the Ma government," said Chao Tien-lin, a legislator with the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party. ... position as a legislator to make illicit gains, and for failing to explain the sources of his wealth. However, the Taipei district court's ruling against Lin Yi-shih, the former cabinet ...

  6. News - China - TAIPEI BRIEFING

    Ma must act now to remedy crisis management skills

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... against the Philippines, including a freeze on hiring Filipino workers, imposing barriers to tourism and suspending a host of government-level exchange and co-operation programmes. However, ... to ground two types of fighter jets- F16s and Mirage-2000s- following crashes during routine training before and after the joint drill. It is impossible for Taiwan to wage a war against ...

  7. News - China

    China extradites Taiwan suspect in Chen shooting

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 06:26pm by AFP

    ... eight years, is currently serving an 18-and-a-half-year jail term on multiple corruption convictions stemming from his time as president. Chen insists that the legal action against him was engineered by the current Beijing-friendly government in retaliation for his policies promoting the island’s independence from China while in office. ...

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    DPP's Chiu Yi-ying's kick on justice minister's door causes political stir

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... of Taiwanese Justice Minister Tseng Yung-fu has recently caused a political stir on the island. While Chiu Yi-ying, of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, could face a lawsuit, analysts ... colleagues as trampling on the former leader's human rights. Chen, 62, who is serving a 20-year jail sentence for corruption, received medical treatment for serious depression and other ailments ...

  9. News - China

    Taiwan's ex-president’s prison term extended

    Posted Feb 23rd 2013, 01:44pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwan’s former president Chen Shui-bian, jailed for corruption in 2009, has had his prison term extended by 18 months to 20 years due to a further bribery conviction. Chen, 62, was already serving an 18 1/2-year term for corruption and money-laundering convictions relating to his 2000-2008 presidency- charges he says stem from a vendetta by the current ...

  10. News - China - TAIWAN

    US seizes two homes linked to Taiwan’s Chen Shui-bian

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 04:44pm by AFP

    ... corruption,” Assistant Attorney General Lanny Breuer said in a statement. While Chen was in office, Yuanta Securities paid a bribe of TW$200 million (about US$6 million) to Wu in 2004 to ensure ... the US assets of foreign corrupt officials who try to use our country to conceal the illicit proceeds and profits of their crimes.” Chen is serving a jail term of 18 years and six months ...




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