Asia A court in east China's Zhejiang Province on Friday sentenced a former vice mayor to prison for abuse of power, local authorities said.
Asia Chiayi County Magistrate Chang Hua-kuan was indicted Friday on charges of accepting bribes from a land developer during her time as a legislator from 2002 through 2009.
Asia The corruption investigation involving GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and other drug companies in China may turn into a global investigation of the pharmaceutical industry by US and British authorities, analysts say.
Asia The acting president of the Shanghai High Court has been accused of corruption and abuse of power during his time as a provincial police chief.
Asia Li Zhizhen, former head and party secretary of Guangzhou Municipal Civil Affairs Bureau in Guangdong province, has been sentenced to 13 years imprisonment for accepting bribes and gifts worth over $653,285.
Asia Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region Higher People's Court upholds the death penalty of Song Wendai, former president of state-owned Inner Mongolia Qiankun Gold & Silver Refinery Share Co., Ltd who was convicted of embezzling public funds worth $10.6...