The United Nations flag flies outside the UN headquarters in New York. A Chinese-born executive pleaded guilty on Wednesday in New York in connection with a US bribery probe involving a former president of the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: Reuters

Chinese executive pleads guilty to bribing ex-UN general assembly president with US$500,000

Julia Vivi Wang, 57, admitted to two counts of violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and one count of submitting fraudulent tax returns

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The United Nations flag flies outside the UN headquarters in New York. A Chinese-born executive pleaded guilty on Wednesday in New York in connection with a US bribery probe involving a former president of the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: Reuters
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