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  1. Fujian corruption fighter to face charges

    Posted Mar 09th 2005, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... Ray Cheung in Beijing Fujian anti-corruption hero Huang Jingao will soon be formally charged with embezzlement, according to provincial party secretary Lu Zhangong. 'We have already ... battling corruption. In December, party authorities detained the former farmer, with government-leaked reports saying he received bribes and maintained mistresses. Supporters say the charges ...

  2. Roh boost after staff cleared of corruption

    Posted Apr 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Khang Hyun-sung in Seoul Inquiry finds only one presidential aide accepted illegal funds from chaebols An independent counsel investigating allegations of corruption against close aides ... was impeached partly because of the corruption scandals which have engulfed key aides and relatives. After a three-month investigation, the independent inquiry concluded that former presidential ...

  3. Presidential candidate calls Arroyo corrupt

    Posted Oct 14th 2003, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... official eight years ago. Lacson, who is awaiting possible arrest for this non-bailable crime, warned yesterday: 'I am now tempted to fight this kind of judicial politics on my own terms ... personally received. But he claimed: 'You, Madame President, are personally involved in corruption.' ...

  4. Corruption claims lead to sacking

    Posted Jan 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan A vice-chairman of the Shenzhen People's Political Consultative Conference has been sacked over corruption allegations stemming from his tenure as vice-party secretary in charge of the city's personnel affairs. The decision to sack Liu Tao was announced on Wednesday by the Shenzhen Discipline Inspection Commission and approved by the conference the same day. ...

  5. Suicide may be linked to corruption blitz

    Posted Jun 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and transparent political system can solve China's rampant corruption problems. That's exactly what the country lacks.' Zhang Zhizhong, the former general manager of Beijing's airport, ... The suicide of a top official with the state civil aviation authority could be linked to the campaign against rampant corruption in the mainland's aviation sector, according to state ...

  6. Corruption at the top puts Maoming in the spotlight

    Posted Feb 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng The scent of a new round of anti-corruption turmoil is in the air in the south, with the investigation of a group of senior officials dismissed from their posts or arrested in Maoming, Guangdong. State media reported earlier this month that Luo Yinguo, the city's Communist Party boss, had been arrested for alleged corruption, two days after the Lunar New Year ...

  7. Sexcapades of corrupt top cadres revealed

    Posted Aug 10th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam Once-prominent politicians Chen Shaoji and Wang Huayuan, as well as former top judge Huang Songyou- who were brought down by corruption scandals in 2008 and last year- all ... about 1,200 cadres attending an anti-graft lecture in Dongguan about the 'sexcapades' of Chen, former chairman of the provincial Chinese People's Political Consultative ...

  8. Frail, defiant Chen pleads not guilty to corruption charges

    Posted Feb 25th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei A frail former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian pleaded not guilty to corruption charges, insisting that the prosecution was politically motivated. 'I am ... he claimed was injustice and political persecution, accused prosecutors of collaborating with the judges in trying to lock him up until he died. 'What can I do but to give in if you ...

  9. Top judge gets life in prison for corruption

    Posted Jan 20th 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai A former vice-president of the Supreme People's Court was sentenced to life imprisonment yesterday by a Hebei court for taking bribes and for other corruption- acts ... appealed to the Supreme Court, according to Caijing magazine. Mainland media had also reported that Huang had been involved in a land-auction corruption case in Guangdong that had brought down ...

  10. Top Beijing judge faces trial in high-profile corruption case

    Posted Jan 04th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou In the highest profile judicial corruption case since the founding of the People's Republic, a top Beijing judge accused of abusing his power by accepting bribes ... move to a judicial hearing no later than the National People's Congress and Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in March. Huang, 52, worked in Guangdong's top ...




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