Heidi Hong Piao, right, leaves US Federal Court in Manhattan with her attorney on Thursday. Piao pleaded guilty to charges she arranged bribes meant to buy off UN official John Ashe. Photo: Associated Press Heidi Hong Piao, right, leaves US Federal Court in Manhattan with her attorney on Thursday. Piao pleaded guilty to charges she arranged bribes meant to buy off UN official John Ashe. Photo: Associated Press
Heidi Hong Piao, right, leaves US Federal Court in Manhattan with her attorney on Thursday. Piao pleaded guilty to charges she arranged bribes meant to buy off UN official John Ashe. Photo: Associated Press

US secures first guilty plea in UN bribery case linked to Macau billionaire Ng Lap Seng

Heidi Hong Piao, right, leaves US Federal Court in Manhattan with her attorney on Thursday. Piao pleaded guilty to charges she arranged bribes meant to buy off UN official John Ashe. Photo: Associated Press Heidi Hong Piao, right, leaves US Federal Court in Manhattan with her attorney on Thursday. Piao pleaded guilty to charges she arranged bribes meant to buy off UN official John Ashe. Photo: Associated Press
Heidi Hong Piao, right, leaves US Federal Court in Manhattan with her attorney on Thursday. Piao pleaded guilty to charges she arranged bribes meant to buy off UN official John Ashe. Photo: Associated Press
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