Rafael Hui Si-Yan, born in 1948, is a former Chief Secretary for Administration of Hong Kong and a former career civil servant. Hui was arrested in March 2012 by the Independent Commission Against Corruption on suspicion of corruption. The trial of Hui, along with Sun Hung Kai Properties co-chairmen Thomas Kwok Ping-kwong and Raymond Kwok Ping-luen, which opened in early June 2014, has since been called the most high-profile corruption trial in the history of the Hong Kong SAR.
The mistress of Rafael Hui Si-yan received so much cash from her former lover that she was embarrassed to take more from him, according to a magazine report in which she confirmed the secret affair.Monday, 22 December, 2014, 3:41am
Executives of property giant Sun Hung Kai Properties are still guessing when the 85th birthday of the Kwok family's matriarch will be celebrated.21 Dec 2014 - 9:52am 2 comments
A shared interest in horse racing brought together the well-known owner of one of the world's top luxurious Japanese-themed nightclubs and the man who was to become the government's No 2 official.21 Dec 2014 - 4:26am 2 comments
The wife of Rafael Hui Si-yan broke her silence for the first time since his graft trial started, as the chief secretary turned criminal endured his first night behind bars.21 Dec 2014 - 9:11am 25 comments
Sun Hung Kai Properties announced a management reshuffle on Friday night after its co-chairman Thomas Kwok and executive director Thomas Chan were found guilty of bribery.20 Dec 2014 - 9:11am
After a five-day deliberation, the High Court jury found Hui guilty of five out of eight counts of charges spanning bribery and misconduct in public office. The decision was seen as an unprecedented victory for the anti-corruption watchdog.20 Dec 2014 - 3:43am
Music lovers can check out the roughly 11,000 records, CDs and video discs that once belonged to former chief secretary Rafael Hui but are now on offer to offset his reported HK$75 million debts.20 Dec 2014 - 12:04pm 5 comments
The corruption trial labelled the highest-profile in Hong Kong's post-colonial history could be unparalleled in the dominance of some of the biggest names on the British Bar.20 Dec 2014 - 9:44am
When he became Hong Kong’s No 2 man in 2005, Rafael Hui Si-yan quipped it was a “nightmare” he had never imagined would befall him.22 Dec 2014 - 11:59am 3 comments
Embattled former chief secretary Rafael Hui si-yan faces fresh financial troubles after the Bank of East Asia filed a petition in the High Court on Monday to have him declared bankrupt.
Media reports last year said Hui, 65, owed the bank HK$60 million in loans.25 Sep 2013 - 2:09pm
The line of creditors knocking at the door of embattled former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan continues to grow, with a fourth lender filing court action to claim at least HK$1.2 million.30 Aug 2013 - 7:56am
The long-awaited corruption trial of former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan and the billionaire Kwok brothers of one of the city's biggest developers will be heard in the Court of First Instance in May next year.
The listing was decided in a closed-door session yesterday in the High Court, where the hearing will take place between May 8 and August 15 next year.6 Jun 2013 - 3:47am
Hong Kong’s biggest corruption case in history involving the co-chairmen of Sun Hung Kai Properties is set to be tried in May next year.
The listing was conducted at a close-door hearing at the High Court on Wednesday morning.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Agnes Tai Wai-kuen, 58, pleaded guilty in Eastern Court yesterday to two counts of making false statements to the Independent Commission Against Corruption under oath.11 May 2013 - 6:07am