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China Sentences Huarong’s Lai Xiaomin to Death

China Sentences Huarong's Lai Xiaomin to Death

China Sentences Huarong’s Lai Xiaomin to Death China Sentences Huarong’s Lai Xiaomin to Death The former chief of a big Chinese state lender was sentenced to death on Tuesday for bribery, corruption and bigamy, in a rare and dramatic example of Beijing’s use of capital punishment for economic crimes. Lai Xiaomin, the former chairman of Huarong Asset Management, was found …

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Jimmy Lai Is Ordered Back to Jail by Hong Kong’s Top Court

Jimmy Lai Is Ordered Back to Jail by Hong Kong’s Top Court

Jimmy Lai Is Ordered Back to Jail by Hong Kong’s Top Court Jimmy Lai Is Ordered Back to Jail by Hong Kong’s Top Court HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s highest court ordered Jimmy Lai, the pro-democracy publishing tycoon, back to jail on Thursday, just days after he was freed on bail, the latest twist in the continuing, flip-flopping legal battle over one …

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Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail

Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail

Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail HONG KONG — A Hong Kong judge granted the pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai bail on Wednesday, but imposed extensive restrictions barring him from using social media, giving interviews or leaving his home, stoking concerns about the deterioration of free speech …

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Jimmy Lai and Bloomberg Staffer Are Charged Under Hong Kong Security Law

Jimmy Lai Is Charged Under Hong Kong's National Security Law

Jimmy Lai and Bloomberg Staffer Are Charged Under Hong Kong Security Law Jimmy Lai and Bloomberg Staffer Are Charged Under Hong Kong Security Law The Chinese government bans Chinese citizens from doing independent reporting for foreign news organizations, allowing them to work only as researchers and assistants. Bloomberg News, whose lifeblood is financial and business reporting, employs many Chinese in …

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Jimmy Lai Is Charged Under Hong Kong’s National Security Law

Jimmy Lai Is Charged Under Hong Kong's National Security Law

Jimmy Lai Is Charged Under Hong Kong’s National Security Law Jimmy Lai Is Charged Under Hong Kong’s National Security Law HONG KONG — Jimmy Lai, a publishing tycoon and a prominent critic of the Chinese Communist Party, was charged with colluding with foreign forces under Hong Kong’s national security law, the police said on Friday, as Beijing intensified its efforts …

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Jimmy Lai Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge

Jimmy Lai Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge

Jimmy Lai Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge Jimmy Lai Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge HONG KONG — Jimmy Lai, the founder of Hong Kong’s biggest pro-democracy newspaper, was denied bail on fraud charges on Thursday and ordered jailed until April by a court. The detention of Mr. Lai, 72, came a day after three leading Hong Kong activists …

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Hong Kong Publisher Jimmy Lai Is Arrested Under National Security Law

Hong Kong Publisher Jimmy Lai Is Arrested Under National Security Law

Hong Kong Publisher Jimmy Lai Is Arrested Under National Security Law Hong Kong Publisher Jimmy Lai Is Arrested Under National Security Law HONG KONG — The Hong Kong police on Monday arrested seven people, including Jimmy Lai, the media tycoon and critic of the Chinese Communist Party, on charges of violating the territory’s new national security law, making him the …

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