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  1. Crime busters do it for the good of the city

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Caitlin Wong

    ... business centre is the high standards of integrity that prevail throughout all levels of our city. As the principal guardian of this important virtue, the Independent Commission Against Corruption ... the commission 10 years ago, Mr Chee was working in the aviation sector, where he had a stable job with good career prospects. When he decided to quit that job to join the ICAC, there was 'all-round ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Former ICAC chief Timothy Tong brought friends to official meals

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... of a traditional Chinese screen worth as much as HK$200,000 from mainland judicial officials in 2007. It was still in ICAC headquarters when he stepped down last year. The former Independent Commission Against Corruption chief also confirmed he bought about 1,000 bottles of alcohol during his five years in charge. Independent lawmaker Paul Tse Wai-chun asked Tong if he had taken former assistant ...

  3. Retired ICAC officer comes back for key job

    Posted Jul 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com A retired senior graft-buster has been appointed deputy commissioner of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, raising doubts about ... Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor in this case. A spokesman for Leung's office said that since there had been complaints against Leung for making false election claims, the power to make appointments ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Graft-busters exchange tips in fight against corruption

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 05:23am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... the world heard at an anti-corruption course in Hong Kong. The comments came from a graft investigator in the Himalayan country during a four-week course organised by the Independent Commission ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Officers from around the world congregate at annual exchange programme organised by ICAC Graft-busters share tips in fight against corruption Bringing ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Lawmakers accuse former anti-corruption chief of dodging graft questions

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung, JOSHUA BUT

    ... The committee decided to invoke the Powers and Privileges Ordinance, which would grant legal privilege to Tong's testimony, meaning it cannot be used against him in legal proceedings. It would also allow the former Independent Commission Against Corruption commissioner to answer questions without compromising an ongoing criminal investigation into his conduct being carried out ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - THE ICAC

    Lawmakers blast ICAC's 'creative accounting'

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... expressed concerns over what they called arbitrary and creative accounting by the Independent Commission Against Corruption as they examine expenses for meals and duty visits incurred by its former chief, Timothy Tong Hin-ming. In April, the Audit Report revealed that Tong had hosted two lavish dinners in December 2011 based around an international anti-corruption video competition. ...

  7. UN deal will help curtail global graft, says ICAC

    Posted Oct 07th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Freezing the bank accounts of international fugitives is the key to winning the war against corruption, Hong Kong officials and graft-busters say. Their comments yesterday follow the finalisation of an international anti-corruption agreement by the United Nations in Vienna on Saturday. The United Nations Convention Against Corruption, due to be formally signed by member states ...

  8. Triads may be linked to education fund fraud

    Posted Nov 08th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... the Independent Commission Against Corruption was deeply concerned about the two cases, which were revealed on Friday. He spoke after the ICAC's 30th anniversary charity walk. 'We suspect ... to 3,125 against a year ago. But the ICAC still had a heavy load of 2,000 cases as of the end of October, in part because of the two major elections held since November last year. ...

  9. Students get lessons from corruption watchdog

    Posted Jan 19th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... Liz Gooch About 30 students are learning more about anti-corruption measures under a new City University programme organised in collaboration with the Independent Commission Against Corruption. The ICAC Ambassador Programme, believed to be the first of its kind among higher educational institutions in Hong Kong, encompasses events organised by the corruption watchdog, including ...

  10. A tragedy of society's own making

    Posted Aug 04th 2004, 12:00am by Edith Terry

    ... of the community', observed Alan Lai Nin, a former commissioner of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, writing in 2002. 'Subtle hints turned into outright solicitation', and even hospital patients had to give bribes for extra care. The creation of the ICAC in 1974 has been an outstanding success story in the global fight against corruption. It is answerable directly ...




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