It was big news for the 30 million residents in the mountainous city and a confidence boost for the local government which has been in the shadow of the scandal of former Chongqing Party chief Bo Xilai in 2012.
China Daily · 10 hours ago
China’s history of corruption has also left people vulnerable. According to state media, a top government official, Bo Xilai, and his aides ordered the confiscation of as much as $15 billion from wealthy families, who were … · ByKeith Bradsher andDionne Searcey · 11/28/2015
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Disgraced Chinese political star Bo Xilai goes on trial for bribery, embezzlement and abuse of power, the court says in the country's highest-profile prosecution for decades. Newslook Bo Xilai on trial at a court in eastern China's Shandong province on Aug ...
USA Today · 8/23/2013
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A court in eastern China sentenced Bo Xilai-- the former rising star of the ruling Communist Party who fell from power amid a scandal involving murder, betrayal and financial skullduggery -- to life in prison Sunday. Bo received the life sentence for bribe ...
CNN · BySteven Jiang · 9/23/2013
DALIAN, China — Just a few weeks before his dramatic fall from power, Bo Xilai wrote an inscription in calligraphy, praising the Chongqing Water Assets Management Company, and urging support for its operations. What he did not say was that a foundation ...
New York Times · ByDavid Barboza · 4/24/2012
With the announced sentencing, the Bo Xilai trial is at an end, at least for the time being. In fact, this is a trial where Bo himself, the Chinese government, and the Chinese people are all winners. The only lamentable fact is that China’s legal system ...
The Diplomat · 9/23/2013
5.23pm: The court has moved on to the second charge brought forward by the prosecution, according to the transcript released by the court. Bo stands accused of having received 2.1 million yuan in valuables from Xu Ming, chairman of Dalian Shide Group.
Shanghaiist · 8/23/2013
The chief prosecutor in the case of Gu Kailai — who was convicted of murdering a British businessman — was found dead hanging in his apartment by the police on July 28, the Financial Times reports. Gu, the wife of top Chinese leader Bo Xilai ...
The Business Insider · 7/29/2015
No matter how much the government censors have been working overtime to curb the discussion online, "How about Bo Xilai?" is the hottest topic of conversation right now in China. Bo rattled the Communist party elders with his flamboyant politicking and …
ABC News · ByKarson Yiu andEnjoli Francis · 4/19/2012
A court in the eastern city of Jinan said the 64-year-old had "gravely damaged the country and the people's interests" and had committed "serious crimes". He was given a life sentence for corruption, 15 years for embezzlement and seven years for abuse of ...
Daily Telegraph · 9/22/2013

Bo Xilai

Bo Xilai is a former Chinese politician. He came to prominence through his tenures as the mayor of Dalian and then the governor of …
Bo Xilai is a former Chinese politician. He came to prominence through his tenures as the mayor of Dalian and then the governor of Liaoning. From 2004 to November 2007, he served as Minister of Commerce. Between 2007 and 2012, he served as a member of the Central Politburo and secretary of the Communist Party's Chongqing branch. On 22 September 2013, Bo was found guilty of corruption, stripped of all his assets, and sentenced to life imprisonment.
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