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  1. Most sentencing ineffective for industrial accidents: prosecutor

    Posted May 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the office's website. Meanwhile, 131 suspects received no criminal punishment while 107 had their sentences suspended. Eight defendants had the charges against them dropped and two were acquitted. ... in coal mines. In December, three officials were given suspended sentences of less than two years after being convicted of dereliction of duty following the deaths of 56 people in a coal mine ...

  2. Environmental officer who dumped toxins convicted

    Posted Mar 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A former environmental protection official in the Hubei provincial capital, Wuhan, has been given a suspended one-year prison sentence for his role in the illegal dumping ... it to seep into agricultural land and waterways. However, as Wang admitted his guilt, the court granted him leniency and imposed a one-year probationary sentence, Xinhua said. The court also gave ...

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    Continental Airlines cleared of crime in Concorde disaster

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Continental facing criminal charges. Taylor was given a 15-month suspended sentence in 2010 having been found to have used an inappropriate metal, titanium, to repair the metal strip. "This ... the finding of Continental's civil responsibility clears the way for Air France to pursue its suit for €15 million of damages in a civil case that has been suspended pending yesterday's ...

  4. Drugs boss executed over fake medicine

    Posted Jul 11th 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... spared in the past. Criminals who received larger bribes were given suspended death sentences because they had either turned themselves in or provided important clues for other cases ... ago. He was sentenced to death for accepting 6.49 million yuan from eight pharmaceutical companies and for dereliction of duty. The former chief of the State Food and Drug Administration ...

  5. Japan Airlines to suspend flights from Narita

    Posted Mar 29th 2011, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis Japan Airlines will temporarily suspend flights between Hong Kong and Tokyo's Narita airport for three weeks starting from April 6 because of the fall in passenger demand following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. A total of 42 JAL flights will be cancelled until April 27. Services between the city and Tokyo's Haneda airport have so far been unaffected. ...

  6. Five jailed over deadly gas explosion

    Posted Sep 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Siu-sin A Chongqing court yesterday jailed five gas company workers and gave one a suspended sentence over a blast that killed 243 people and injured more than 2,000 late last year. ... five-year terms. Wu Hua was jailed for four years and Xiang Yiming three years. Xiao Xiansu was given a three-year term to be suspended for four years. The gas blowout, the worst industrial accident ...

  7. Officials suspended over mine accidents

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Three top city officials have been suspended over coal mine accidents in Pingdingshan and Luoyang in Henan province, CCTV reported. The Henan Communist Party commission announced ... be suspended over the three accidents. At least 164 people were killed in the mine blasts, two of which were in Pingdingshan. In one of the Pingdingshan blasts, the mine had been operating illegally. ...

  8. Hubei mayor suspended only after expose of boy's death

    Posted Apr 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui Questions are being asked after it took authorities about a month to suspend a Hubei mayor from duty after she had killed a 10-year-old boy in a car accident. Mainland media ... At a press conference on Saturday, Dangyang authorities said the mayor had been suspended from duty and the party had launched an investigation that day. But critics said the long-overdue action ...

  9. Peak Tram service suspended

    Posted May 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tourists and day trippers were stranded when a signal failure caused the suspension of the Peak Tram yesterday. A spokesman said about 600 people at the terminuses on The Peak and in Garden Road, Central, were affected when the glitch was discovered at 5. ...

  10. Tram driver suspended over fatality

    Posted Dec 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... before the accident. 'A verbal warning was given to the driver,' a police spokesman said. The driver, who has been in the job for a year, was immediately suspended. Traffic in the area ...




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