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  1. No green award for whistle-blower

    Posted Sep 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu Jailed environmental whistle-blower Wu Lihong, who first revealed to the public the devastating algal bloom on Jiangsu's Tai Lake, is not in contention for this year's Green China People of the Year awards and could instead be named an environmental villain, an award organiser said yesterday. Nominations for the awards, organised by seven government ...

  2. Telling tales doesn't pay, village whistle-blower cancer learns

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... difficult. Officials often target whistle-blowers for revenge when media attention on a particular case fades, mainland media dare not follow up cases that once drew attention and solutions to social problems are often superficial. Wang is just one of many whistle-blowers singled out for retaliation. Guo Yanjiang and his wife, Zhang Jiaoling, were picked up by plain-clothes police at two ...

  3. NPC deputy takes up cause of persecuted Shanxi whistleblowers

    Posted Jun 19th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... guilty of defamation in August and a third was found guilty last month. They were sentenced to a year's jail, suspended for three years. Whistleblowers have often met with retribution. Mr ...

  4. Whistleblower compensated

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

    ... Ng Tze-wei A man wrongfully jailed in Hainan over allegations that a mainland pharmaceutical giant colluded with the drug regulator has received a payout, but his lawyer said the injustice had yet to be addressed. Zhang Zhijian never imagined he would be ...

  5. Reward offered to stop film copying

    Posted Sep 24th 2007, 12:00am by Beatrice Siu

    ... Beatrice Siu The Hong Kong distributor of Lust, Caution has promised a maximum reward of HK$30,000 to whistle-blowers who report anyone using or making illegal copies of the film. The movie, by Taiwan-born director Ang Lee, won a major prize at the Venice Film Festival earlier this month. It is scheduled to be screened here tomorrow. Edko Films also warned against online ...

  6. Lawyers lobby Malaysian king

    Posted Oct 25th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... the whistle-blower who made the original tape or face prosecution. Mr Anwar has refused unless the government appoints a royal commission to investigate the scandal and give special protection to the whistle-blower because of the dangers involved. The Malaysian Bar and opposition political parties have also called for a royal commission because it has wide powers to investigate, offer protection ...

  7. Lawmaker jailed for storming of city office

    Posted Mar 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Legislator who demanded recount says he's being punished for blowing whistle Taiwanese whistle-blower Chiu Yi has been 'gagged', at least ... said he was convinced he was convicted because of his 'whistle-blowing' over the past year against Mr Chen and his government. 'It is not surprising they did something like ...

  8. Recycler loses half his foot in triad attack

    Posted Sep 28th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok and Clifford Lo A recycler had half his right foot chopped off in an attack in Tseung Kwan O yesterday in what appeared to be a revenge attack by triads for whistle-blowing. Tsang Kwok-leung, 38, a self-employed recycler, was helping two male workers load discarded goods onto a recycling truck in Po Lam Road North when two masked attackers approached them at 4.15pm. ...

  9. Security tight as uncut Lust, Caution debuts

    Posted Sep 26th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... it to the Customs and Excise Department at once.' The film company has also promised a maximum reward of HK$30,000 to whistle-blowers who report anyone using or making illegal copies of the film. Miss ...

  10. Surge in jet-fuel trading boosts earnings for China Aviation Oil

    Posted Feb 28th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... committees, strengthened internal audit functions and established a whistle-blowing system to enhance risk management and internal control. The board declared a dividend of two Singapore cents per ...




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