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  1. Ex-CLSA director asks court for light sentence

    Posted Jul 14th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu The lawyer for former CLSA Equity Capital Markets director Allan Lam Kar-fai, who pleaded guilty to insider trading last week, asked for a light sentence for his client, arguing ... called for lighter penalties, such as community service or suspended imprisonment, saying Lam and Fong needed to take care of their ageing parents. The lawyers argued that the pair would lose ...

  2. Hainan suspends land supply

    Posted Jan 20th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Hainan has temporarily stopped supplying land for residential projects to cool rising land prices. Analysts said this would benefit developers which had established a foothold in the province. The local government said on Friday it would stop s ...

  3. Casino manager awaits sentence over laundering

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

    ... but convicted of illegal bookmaking and sentenced to between 12 and 18 months in jail. After they got out of jail, the three were arrested in Hong Kong separately and charged together with Yeung's ... to custody yesterday, pending the outcome of their sentencing hearing, which continues today. Did it for others Yeung ran illegal betting books at the behest of casino clients, court told ...

  4. KWah suspended pending deal news

    Posted Mar 08th 2005, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito KWah Construction Materials, which previously confirmed its intention of buying the Macau casino business owned by its chairman Lui Che-woo, suspended trading of its shares ... International were also suspended from trading. Both firms were unavailable for comment. The suspension of the two companies' shares triggered stock-market speculation that KWah Construction's ...

  5. Professor convicted of fraudulent rent claim

    Posted Nov 26th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... a warrant for his arrest. The Australian Federal Police in Melbourne arrested him in May. Chan was remanded in custody yesterday and is scheduled to be sentenced on Thursday. In May, a senior lecturer in the university's community and family medicine department was given a suspended sentence upon conviction of a similar charge. Edith Lau Ming-chu lied to the university when she ...

  6. Gome gets 2 board members with ties to jailed founder

    Posted Dec 18th 2010, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Wong, who is serving a 14-year jail sentence for bribery, insider trading and illegal business practices, initiated a shareholders' meeting in August to remove Chen and appoint Zou ... trading in Gome two listed companies. Trading in shares suspended. 2009 January 18: Wong resigns as chairman of Gome. Chen Xiao takes over as chairman and chief executive. June 22: Gome introduces ...

  7. Shanghai tycoon held over alleged 4.3b yuan scam

    Posted Jul 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... no details. It is not known whether suspicions about Mr Liu are directly linked to the downfall of Shanghai tycoon Zhang Rongkun, who was sentenced to 19 years in prison over the city's pension ... to Hong Kong, some projects, including the construction of two highways in Shanghai and Ningbo, were suspended because of a lack of funds, it said. But last year, Mr Liu sold his Hong Kong company ...

  8. Village head jailed for Yunnan ore-rights riot

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen A Yunnan village head has been jailed for four years for leading a deadly riot against land seizures in April when the county government sided with big business to exploit local mineral resources. Four other farmers from the village of Saxi were tried on November 5 in the Wenshan Autonomous Prefecture court and were given suspended sentences of up to three years ...

  9. Minister 'took 2.5pc cut on high-speed rail deals'

    Posted Feb 21st 2011, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... projects by offering him bribes and kickbacks. The report also claimed he had kept 18 mistresses. Younger brother Liu Zhixiang, also a railway official, received a suspended death sentence ...

  10. Business - China Business

    China Taiping Insurance may buy asset from parent firm

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... Trading in China Taiping was suspended yesterday at the company's request after the Hong Kong Economic Journal reported it might buy a 25 per cent stake in Taiping Life Insurance from its ...




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