Ren Zhiqiang had attacked Xi Jinping for his expansion of powers. Photo: APRen Zhiqiang had attacked Xi Jinping for his expansion of powers. Photo: AP
Ren Zhiqiang had attacked Xi Jinping for his expansion of powers. Photo: AP

Tycoon Ren Zhiqiang who criticised Chinese leadership facing prosecution

  • Influential business chief was nicknamed ‘Ren the big cannon’ for outspoken attacks on the Communist Party and Xi Jinping’s expansion of power
  • Party disciplinary body says he has been expelled and evidence that he used public money for his personal benefit has been handed to prosecutors
Topic |   Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign
Ren Zhiqiang had attacked Xi Jinping for his expansion of powers. Photo: APRen Zhiqiang had attacked Xi Jinping for his expansion of powers. Photo: AP
Ren Zhiqiang had attacked Xi Jinping for his expansion of powers. Photo: AP
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