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China's graft watchdog exposes corruption in poverty relief

China's top disciplinary watchdog has named a number of grassroots officials implicated in abuse of poverty relief funds.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/24 13:11:50

Two Chinese jailed for killing protected deer

Two men in northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region have received jail terms for killing protected forest musk deer.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/24 13:11:03

Six detained for trafficking heroin in central China

Police in central China's Hubei Province have detained six people for trafficking 92 kilograms of heroin to be sold to northwestern China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 13:49:29

Chinese lawyer tried at a Changsha court for inciting subversion

A Chinese lawyer charged for inciting State subversion stood trial on Tuesday at the People's Intermediate Court of Changsha, in Central China's Hunan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 9:35:23

Hangzhou launches online court for Internet cases

China's first court specializing in handling Internet-related cases opened Friday in the e-commerce hub of Hangzhou to cater to the increasing number of online disputes.
Source: Xinhua - Global Times | 2017/8/18 23:03:40

Chinese prosecutors approve arrest of 9 pyramid scheme suspects

Prosecutors in north China's Tianjin Municipality have approved the arrest of nine suspects involved in a pyramid scheme, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/10 8:13:24

Three appeal against high-profile telecom fraud case verdicts

Three people have appealed against first instance verdicts handed down last month for their involvement in a telecom fraud case linked to the death of a teenager last year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/8 7:59:38

Shanghai voted safest city by Chinese tourists

Shanghai has been voted the most secure city in the country by Chinese tourists in a recent survey.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/4 23:03:40

Guo Wengui firm fined $22m, staff sentenced

A company owned by fugitive Chinese billionaire Guo Wengui has been fined 150 million yuan ($22.3 million) for fraudulently obtaining loans and bill financing fraud, according to a court ruling Friday.
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2017/8/4 23:03:39

Fugitive Guo Wengui's company fined, employees sentenced for fraud

A company of one of China's most-wanted fugitives Guo Wengui has been fined 150 million yuan (22.3 million US dollars) for crimes of fraudulently obtaining loans and bill acceptance, according to a court ruling issued Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/4 11:12:38

58 telecom fraud suspects brought back to China from Indonesia

A total of 58 suspects in a cross-border telecom scam were brought back to Chengdu in southwest China from Indonesia by air Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/4 7:58:47

China working to ban foreign garbage

China customs said Tuesday it will work closely with other departments including border defence, coast guards and environmental protection agencies to stop foreign garbage smuggling.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/2 7:38:43

"Red Notice" fugitive returns to China

Huang Hong, one of China's most wanted fugitives, has returned to China and turned herself in to the police, the anti-corruption authority said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/1 8:33:09

China committed to applying AI in judicial work

Artificial intelligence (AI) will be used more frequently to assist judicial officials in China for investigation and making decisions, in a bid to promote justice and improve judicial efficiency.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/30 21:53:39

"Red Notice" graft fugitive returns to China

Ren Biao, one of China's most wanted fugitives, has returned to China and turned himself in to the police, the anti-corruption authority said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/29 11:40:14

Experts warn investors to be cautious about pyramid schemes

Chinese experts have urged investors to be wary of products that offer suspiciously high returns after an alleged pyramid scheme organization was broken recently.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/28 22:38:39

Court orders to confiscate deceased official's ill-gotten gains

A Chinese court on Tuesday ordered the confiscation of a huge amount of ill-gotten gains of Ren Runhou, a former vice governor of Shanxi Province, who died in 2014 when he was investigated.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/26 8:27:11

Court stipulates heavy punishment for forced prostitution

Those who force minors and pregnant women into prostitution will face a punishment ranging from 10 years to life in prison, according to a new judicial interpretation jointly released by the Supreme People's Court and the Supreme People's Procuratorate.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/24 23:03:40