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  1. Blackmail money was for charity, court hears

    Posted Jun 12th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu A PhD student who filmed himself and a male member of a religious organisation indulging in sex acts and then allegedly blackmailed him out of HK$6 million said the money ... of conspiracy to blackmail for scheming with Li Dora Kay to extort money from the alleged victim and the head of his religious organisation in April and May last year. Cheung also faces two alternative ...

  2. True blue fans curse soccer's money culture

    Posted May 15th 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... attitudes than most of the current crop. 'The players of this generation think too much about money and, compared with European players, they do not care about their professional development ... then deputy club manager of Guangzhou and later a deputy chairman of the association, paid the money to guarantee the win expected by city government. Guangzhou won the game 5-1, Shanxi's only ...

  3. In brief

    Posted Jul 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... over an alleged kidnapping plot targeting a wealthy couple. Lau was accused of demanding money as a reward last October for providing the couple with information on an alleged kidnap plot ... a restaurant in the Shun Lee Estate shopping centre at about 1.45pm. A 27-year-old man was arrested later inside a car on the same estate. Mark Six No one won first prize in last night's draw. ...

  4. Chen sister-in-law, businessman admit money laundering

    Posted Feb 06th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei The sister-in-law of former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian and a Taiwanese businessman pleaded guilty to money-laundering charges yesterday, becoming ... to money-laundering charges. Chen Chun-ying's lawyer, Yeh Ta-hui, said his client had provided the dummy accounts into which the ex-president's wife, Wu Shu-chen, could wire money abroad. Mr Yeh ...

  5. Chen's relatives admit roles in money transfer

    Posted Jan 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Three relatives of former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian yesterday pleaded guilty to money laundering, dealing a blow to the ex-leader, who has denied ... in laundering US$21 million abroad. Swiss judicial authorities alerted Taiwan in July to the money transfer, prompting Chen to admit a month later that his wife had wired the funds abroad without his ...

  6. Pair deny laundering $78m in drug money

    Posted Mar 04th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Lo

    ... Principal Magistrate Ian Candy adjourned the case until April 14. The men were charged after Hong Kong and Australian police smashed a money-laundering syndicate suspected to be linked to a drug ... was arrested in Australia. She has been released on bail, while the man arrested in Australia has been charged with money-laundering. Police seized a total of $70,000 and A$10,000 ($61,000) during ...

  7. A campaign short on sex and money

    Posted Sep 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yau Chui-yan No dirty money, no marital affairs and no unwed pregnancy. This is a Hong Kong election: all candidates are neat and tidy and juicy elements like sex and money are in short supply. Political stories dealing with sex or money attract attention around the world. Even those with no interest in US politics might know Sarah Palin, the running mate of Republican ...

  8. Chen's wife questioned again over money laundering charges

    Posted Aug 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Taiwanese prosecutors yesterday questioned the wife of former president Chen Shui-bian for the second time over her alleged role in a US$21 million money ... Shui-bian, were shocked to learn that Swiss judicial authorities were investigating an alleged US$21 million money laundering scandal involving his son and daughter-in-law. The accounts of the son ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted May 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yiu-kwong, 50, allegedly induced 16 people to pay into an account by falsely representing that the money would be used to buy plane tickets. He did not enter a plea. One of the charges alleges ... it on the roadside near the junction of Kwai Tai Road and Container Port Road. He was taken to Princess Margaret Hospital for treatment. Mark Six There was no winner of the first prize. Numbers were 2, 31, ...

  10. Star's dad filmed counting money

    Posted Nov 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... between March and August, 2001. The prosecution said Chan was seen opening various envelopes containing banknotes and counting the money before putting it in the drawer of his desk. The prosecution said the money seen in the footage amounted to more than $100,000. The court heard that Chan told the ICAC during a video-recorded interview on August 4, 2001, that he had no explanation ...




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