A former general manager of Ang Mo Kio Town Council (AMKTC) was sentenced on Wednesday (Nov 20) to a total of 27 months’ jail, or two years and three months, over corruption offences.
Wong Chee Meng, 59, received about $50,000 in bribes from a director of two construction firms.
The director, Chia Sin Lan, 64, who was from 19-ANC Enterprise and 19-NS2 Enterprise, was sentenced to 21 months’ jail, or one year and nine months.
The two firms were each fined $75,000.
On March 25, the pair pleaded guilty to corruption charges, ending a trial that started in September last year.
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