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  1. Special arrangements for 80-year-old from Taiwan to testify

    Posted May 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong Special arrangements will be made for a long-time friend of Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum to testify today. The court heard yesterday that 80-year-old Wang Tien-yi, chairman of the Kuang Ming Shipping, would fly from Taiwan to testify. He was originally scheduled to testify after Ng Shung-mo- the second of two witnesses regarding a 2006 will on which Tony Chan Chun-chuen ...

  2. Anatomy of a family tragedy

    Posted Sep 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... report with police, who discover Robert Kissel's body in a storeroom at Parkview. Nancy Kissel denies renting the storeroom November 7 A pathologist confirms the body was found wrapped ... passed out after drinking Nancy Kissel's 'special' milkshake June 10 Kissel's lover, Michael Del Priore, is exposed by a private investigator, Rocco Gatta June 22 Mr Noh ...

  3. Taiwan's Chen cleared of stealing special state funds

    Posted Aug 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... who deserved them while he was in office between 2001 and 2006, much more than the NT$104.5 million in special funds the prosecutors charged that the defendant had stolen,' Taiwan High ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Imprisoned former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian was acquitted of embezzling special state funds in a dramatic twist that is likely ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Apr 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... clippings every day, keeping track of the media coverage, and went into details of the reports, sometimes even spotting mistakes. Just for the experience A member of the public who sat through most of the hearings said she was there just for the experience. Winnie Lam, who is in her 50s, said: 'I retired recently. I don't enjoy spending my day playing Taiwan mahjong or going shopping ...

  5. Chen's wife spent state funds on self: witness

    Posted Mar 20th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... with information in the Chen case, prosecutors said. Additional reporting by Agence France-Presse Bribe charges Chen Shui-bian and his wife are charged with embezzling NT$104m Amount in New Taiwan currency ... receipts and other documents showing how the special state funds were spent. 'They told me to use part of the special state funds to pay for food and other miscellaneous bills,' she said ...

  6. News - World - NORWAY

    Breivik bound for 'specially equipped' Norwegian prison after verdict

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Anders Behring Breivik is set to spend his days at a specially-adapted high-security prison. The 33-year-old right-wing extremist has confessed to last year's twin attacks that left 77 ... isolation since that could be criticised by the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. Bjercke denied the report, calling it a "misunderstanding". "The idea is to increase ...

  7. ICAC issues new rules on special state funds

    Posted Sep 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'tailor-made' guidelines. It also held a fund-management seminar yesterday. 3,427 The number of corruption reports and complaints that the ICAC received last year ...

  8. HK policeman killed in Taiwan crash

    Posted Jun 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But An off-duty policeman travelling in Taiwan was killed in a road accident, Hong Kong police said yesterday. The 36-year-old officer, based in Ta Kwu Ling division of the border district, was thrown from a motorbike on Wednesday in Kenting, in the southern part of the island. The man fell into a ditch and was certified dead in hospital. Police in Taiwan said the victim ...

  9. Albert Cheng wins court case

    Posted May 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Political commentator Albert Cheng King-hon, accused of crossing continuous double white lines, was cleared in Eastern Court when Special Magistrate Yu Cheuk-man said he was not convinced by the evidence given by the traffic policeman. Cheng said he went to court instead of paying the HK$450 fine because he wanted to uphold justice. He said many professional drivers, ...

  10. Taiwan's future depends on Chen getting fair trial

    Posted Jan 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The presumption that Taiwan's former president Chen Shui-bian is innocent- until any finding of guilt- of charges that could put him in jail for life will, to many people, seem ... relations with the mainland. Throughout his eight years as president, Chen espoused independence, and there is still much support in Taiwan for such a move. His successor, Ma Ying-jeou, has been ...




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