Jailed former public works chief Ao Man-long refused to appear as a witness yesterday at the graft trial of Hong Kong tycoons Joseph Lau Luen-hung and Steven Lo Kit-sing in Macau.Tuesday, 25 June, 2013, 7:07pm
He had already missed three court appearances and tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung made it four yesterday, preferring lunch at his favourite restaurant in Wan Chai to Macau's Court of First Instance.
Despite his absence, a judge decided to press ahead with a corruption trial.18 Jun 2013 - 8:30am
An unmarried mother convicted of handing her five-year-old son to a paedophile in exchange for cash is due to appear in the Court of First Instance for sentencing.17 Jun 2013 - 4:23am
A plan to send Macau doctors to Hong Kong to check on the health of billionaire tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung in the wake of his bribery trial no-show has been scuppered. Officials in Macau have ruled that the move is outside their jurisdiction.12 May 2013 - 11:07am
The publishing in a newspaper of tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung's medical records last Tuesday could be an offence under Macau law, a lawyer there has said.7 May 2013 - 5:46am
Billionaire property tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung was "utterly shocked" to see his medical report in a Chinese newspaper and plans to lodge a complaint with the privacy commissioner.6 May 2013 - 8:47am 1 comment
Tycoon Steven Lo Kit-sing and Lau are charged with offering a HK$20 million bribe to Macau's former public works chief, Ao Man-long, in 2005. Ao was jailed for 29 years in May last year.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
The corruption trial of Hong Kong tycoons Joseph Lau Luen-hung and Steven Lo Kit-sing in Macau has again been adjourned, this time because one of the defendants is sick.
They are charged with offering a HK$20 million bribe to Macau's former public works chief Ao Man-long in 2005. Ao was jailed for 29 years in May.8 Jan 2013 - 6:27am
Macau begins corruption trial of HK tycoons8 Jan 2013 - 1:21pm
The corruption trial of Hong Kong tycoons Joseph Lau Luen-hung and Steven Lo Kit-sing, which is due to start on Monday in Macau, may be adjourned again because of legal snags arising from the absence of the judge.5 Jan 2013 - 4:06am