Chen Gang, vice-mayor of Beijing from 2006 to 2017, has been detained on suspicion of corruption. Photo: Boao Forum

Former vice-mayor of Beijing detained on corruption charges, ‘links to Guo Wengui’

  • Chen Gang, 52, spearheaded city’s massive urban development programme ahead of 2008 Summer Olympics
  • Caixin report says he also used his authority to smooth way for dubious property development owned by fugitive tycoon
Topic |   Corruption in China

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Chen Gang, vice-mayor of Beijing from 2006 to 2017, has been detained on suspicion of corruption. Photo: Boao Forum
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