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Whistleblower

NSA whistleblower content to have sparked surveillance debate, says reporter

The search for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's whereabouts in Hong Kong ended up with a meeting at a Kowloon hotel on Monday morning with The Guardian reporter that interviewed him.

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 2:57pm

Ex-strategist can sue UBS as whistleblower: US judge

UBS has lost a bid to dismiss a whistle-blower lawsuit by a former commercial mortgage-backed securities strategist who said he was fired for refusing to publish misleading research reports.

22 May 2013 - 11:56am

Mystery surrounds death of milk whistleblower Jiang Weisuo

Mystery surrounded the violent death of a prominent dairy industry whistleblower, after media reports questioned the official explanation which suggested his wife was to blame.

24 Nov 2012 - 3:53am

Former US tax examiner charged with naming whistleblower - US prosecutor

A former US Internal Revenue Service examiner was arrested on Thursday and charged with exposing an IRS whistleblower and interfering with the audit of an international bank, said the US Attorney for the Southern District of New York.

28 Sep 2012 - 10:28am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Democrats take Legco ban to High Court

6 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Wolves among the sheep

When Kathryn Bolkovac signed up to join the United Nations' peacekeeping forces in Bosnia in 1999, she was a recently divorced police officer from Nebraska seeking a change of scene and a new way to earn a living.

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Pitch heightens for whistle-blower system

What can junior employees in Hong Kong companies do when they suspect their boss has committed a crime? Until recently, not much, other than report their suspicions and risk being sacked. But that is changing.

2 May 2011 - 12:00am

SFC didn't bow to pressure: chief

The Securities and Futures Commission did not succumb to pressure from the government to speed up development of the investment products market at the expense of investor protection, its chief executive told lawmakers investigating the Lehman Brothers minibonds fiasco.

27 Mar 2010 - 12:00am

HK ranks poorly in fraud prevention

Hong Kong private businesses will need to ramp up their commitment to fraud prevention in order to catch up with the rest of the world, according to a survey released yesterday.

12 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Whistle-blowers should be encouraged

The battle against corruption on the mainland can be won only if people are prepared to expose and oppose graft whenever they encounter it.

Whistle-blowers, therefore, have an important role to play and should be entitled, at the very least, to have their complaints taken seriously. Sadly, the reality is often very different.

17 Aug 2004 - 12:00am