China’s Supreme People’s Procuratorate will formally arrest former Norinco chairman Yin Jiaxu “on suspicion of accepting bribes and making illegal gains for relatives and friends in accordance with the law”. Photo: Weibo
China’s Supreme People’s Procuratorate will formally arrest former Norinco chairman Yin Jiaxu “on suspicion of accepting bribes and making illegal gains for relatives and friends in accordance with the law”. Photo: Weibo

Former head of Chinese weapons giant to face corruption charges after formal arrest approved

  • State prosecutor intends to arrest ex-Norinco chairman and party secretary Yin Jiaxu, accusing him of accepting ‘huge sums’ of money and gifts
  • Yin is the second Norinco senior executive to fall from grace in Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption drive with similar bribery accusations made against Hu Wenming