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  1. Disgraced Shanghai party boss goes on trial

    Posted Mar 27th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... in the pension fund case and most have already been tried. In the most severe sentence to date, former Shanghai Electric Group chairman Wang Chengming was given a suspended death sentence for corruption and taking 210,000 yuan in bribes. There has been speculation Chen might face a death sentence given the sum of money involved, but some analysts doubt he will be executed. President Hu Jintao ...

  2. Falling down

    Posted Apr 12th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove Chen Liangyu- pictured being driven away from court yesterday in the white van- is the latest and most high-profile official to be sentenced over the Shanghai pension fund ... head and brother-in-law of Chen Liangyu. Sentenced by Shanghai court on September 26 for accepting 4 million yuan in bribes and illegally approving land requisitions Life Qin Yu, Baoshan ...

  3. Shanghai GP at crossroads over high costs

    Posted Mar 27th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... firm Sinopec Corp. He received a suspended death sentence after being convicted in a 190 million yuan corruption case. Sinopec's five-year, 800 million yuan, title sponsorship deal ...

  4. Six officials jailed over Shanghai fund scandal

    Posted Sep 27th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Shanghai's pension fund has renewed speculation that Chen, who is awaiting trial, may receive the death sentence, though it could be suspended or commuted to life in jail. 'Their illegal actions ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai Mainland courts have sentenced several officials implicated in the Shanghai pension fund case, handing down a life sentence to a former aide of the city's ...

  5. A sting in the tale of two Shanghais

    Posted Jun 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the offender was given a one-year jail sentence, suspended for one year; in the second, the verdict was for three years but suspended for five. On paper, one sterner than the other, but assuming both ... the punishment was lighter than even he had expected. When the sentence was announced, Yan smiled broadly and called out to his family: 'We're going home together for dinner.' The big ...

  6. Between two worlds

    Posted Apr 10th 2006, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... court sentenced a Chinese-American woman to the maximum 35 years in prison for running one of New York's most lucrative immigrant smuggling rackets for more than 20 years, which left ... and dangerous to our peace and welfare', and endorsed laws that suspended the immigration of Chinese skilled and unskilled labour. All that has changed in the past 15 years. Now the developed ...



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