Ng Lap-seng (seen centre on Friday outside New York federal court with his wife), a Macau billionaire real estate developer, has been sentenced to four years in a US prison for bribing UN officials US$1.7 million. Photo: AP

Chinese billionaire Ng Lap-seng gets four years in US prison for bribing UN officials US$1.7m to support plans for Macau conference centre

Ng Lap-seng was also fined US$1m for bribing former UN General Assembly President John Ashe and former Dominican Republic Ambassador Francis Lorenzo to get backing for his Macau plan

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Ng Lap-seng (seen centre on Friday outside New York federal court with his wife), a Macau billionaire real estate developer, has been sentenced to four years in a US prison for bribing UN officials US$1.7 million. Photo: AP
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