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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Declarations of loyalty a feature of China's dog-eat-dog politics

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:46am by DENG YUWEN, JONATHAN SULLIVAN

    ... of corruption. The pronouncements of other departments, provinces and cities were similar. The backdrop to these demonstrations of loyalty is the party's philosophy of struggle within the political ... China's dog-eat-dog politics Soon after the official announcement that former security tsar Zhou Yongkang was under investigation, various provinces, cities and departments began lining up ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1579311/declarations-loyalty-feature-chinas-dog-eat-dog-politics
  2. News - World - FRANCE

    Defiant Nicolas Sarkozy out to claim ultimate victory despite corruption probes

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 06:09am by GDN, AFP

    ... the outlook is not quite as rosy. The drip-drip negative impact of being constantly linked to corruption cases appears to have chipped away at his standing with voters on the right of the political ... Agencies in Paris Despite being placed under formal investigation for alleged corruption, France's former 'bling bling' president has his eyes on the Elysee Palace Defiant ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1547461/defiant-nicolas-sarkozy-out-claim-ultimate-victory-despite-corruption
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Corrupt officials can be shown no mercy

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:33am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of the Central Military Commission and a member of the Politburo. Xu is the highest-ranking PLA officer ever to face prosecution for corruption. Military and political rank alone do not convey the full ... SCMP Editorial No mercy for corrupt officials The Communist Party has announced some high-profile expulsions in the same week as its 93rd anniversary- a reminder that President Xi Jinping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1546025/corrupt-officials-can-be-shown-no-mercy
  4. News - China - CORRUPTION

    'Cap powers' to stop rot at top of officialdom

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:49am by Cary Huang

    ... to supervise the No1 leaders. This gives rise to the corruption in such officials," he said. Xiaoyu Pu, professor of political science at the University of Nevada, said corruption was inevitable ... Cary Huang cary.huang@scmp.com Analysts insist that party leadership system and absence of checks and balances to blame for corruption among senior officialdom 'Cap powers' ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1583237/cap-powers-stop-rot-top-officialdom
  5. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Corruption seen as 'socially acceptable': law professor

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... breaking the law; what is scarier is how corruption is seen as socially acceptable." He said he was worried about keeping the rule of law intact in a city currently embroiled in political ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Former dean is alarmed at erosion of social values and fears for judicial independence Corruption seen as 'acceptable': law professor ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1554971/corruption-seen-socially-acceptable-law-professor
  6. News - China - CORRUPTION INVESTIGATION

    Wan Qingliang sacked as Guangzhou party boss amid corruption investigation

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 01:32pm by AFP

    ... the growth of official corruption "doesn't mean the country's system is facing a major crisis". "China's national pathway to prosperity and the fundamental political ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Move comes days after rising political star was held for 'grave violations to party discipline' The Communist Party has dismissed its Guangzhou ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1543506/wan-qingliang-sacked-guangzhou-party-boss-amid-corruption-investigation
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    To curb corruption, China must do more than taking down tigers

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:17am by Chang Ping

    ... is accountable to no one. The corruption crackdowns that such leaders initiate are often no more than a campaign to take down political rivals and cement their own authority. No matter how many people ... Chang Ping Chang Ping says the problem with China's fight against corruption has never been the lack of examples to serve as a deterrent: the arrest of top officials alone won't ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1546654/curb-corruption-china-must-do-more-taking-down-tigers
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Political parties should take lead and improve transparency on donations

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 03:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Parties must take lead on funding Political donations are a sensitive issue the world over, even more so in a place like Hong Kong where transparency is limited. While individuals are subject to basic election spending rules and declaration of interest requirement, funding for political parties is unregulated. The situation does not resonate with our claim ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1560711/political-parties-should-take-lead-and-improve-transparency
  9. News - World - FRANCE

    Ex-French president Nicolas Sarkozy charged with corruption

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 10:24am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Decision to press influence-peddling and corruption counts against former president are the latest blow to his hopes to make poll history Sarkozy denies ... of a web of inter-connected corruption scandals. The latest of these has seen him hit with charges including corruption and influence peddling. The decision to charge the right-wing leader came ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1544742/french-court-places-ex-president-nicolas-sarkozy-under-formal-corruption
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    No one can be above the law in China's anti-corruption fight

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 12:04pm by Hu Shuli

    ..., China should rely on politics. This is wrong. Corrupt officials like Chen Xitong and Chen Liangyu were clever enough to say the right things about opposing corruption, while doing everything ... inChina's anti-corruption campaign No one is off limits in the government's campaign against corruption. CCTV financial news channel director Guo Zhenxi was put under investigation late last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1540200/no-one-can-be-above-law-chinas-anti-corruption-fight

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