Former Jiangxi Copper VP arrested over alleged corruption

Wang Chi-wei, a former vice president of Jiangxi Copper, has been officially arrested on corruption charges, the Supreme People’s Procuratorate of the People’s Republic of China said in a statement on Tuesday December 18.

The arrest is based on an investigation carried out by the city of Nanchang’s Supervisory Commission since October. Jiangxi Copper’s 900,000 tpy Guixi smelter, the largest in China, is located in Nanchang. Prior to his retirement in 2013, Wang...

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Julian Luk

December 18, 2018

12:45 GMT

London