Corruption in China: ex-boss of PLA weapons giant to face trial over bribes and favours

Published Oct 01 2021 at 2:00 PM GMT
  • The former head of one of China’s largest weapon manufacturers has been expelled from the Communist Party and will face corruption charges, the country’s top anti-graft body has announced, barely eight months after his predecessor was indicted on similar grounds.
  • Yin Jiaxu, Communist Party chief and chairman of state-owned China North Industries Group Corporation (Norinco) from 2013 until retiring in 2018, had been placed under an internal party probe in April over undisclosed wrongdoing.



  • Published Oct 1, 2021 2:00 PM GMT