Mao Xiaobing (inset) built a career in the top copper producer Western Mining Company before becoming party chief of Xining. Photos: Bloomberg, Baidu.com Mao Xiaobing (inset) built a career in the top copper producer Western Mining Company before becoming party chief of Xining. Photos: Bloomberg, Baidu.com
Mao Xiaobing (inset) built a career in the top copper producer Western Mining Company before becoming party chief of Xining. Photos: Bloomberg, Baidu.com

Xining party chairman Mao faces corruption investigation

Reports say case may be linked to his time as mining executive of a company accused of cheating employees of shares

Mao Xiaobing (inset) built a career in the top copper producer Western Mining Company before becoming party chief of Xining. Photos: Bloomberg, Baidu.com Mao Xiaobing (inset) built a career in the top copper producer Western Mining Company before becoming party chief of Xining. Photos: Bloomberg, Baidu.com
Mao Xiaobing (inset) built a career in the top copper producer Western Mining Company before becoming party chief of Xining. Photos: Bloomberg, Baidu.com
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