Smuggling Chinese tycoon sentenced to life imprisonment.
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Smuggling Chinese tycoon sentenced to life imprisonment.

Shanghai : China | May 18, 2012 at 5:39 AM PDT
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According to Xinhua, Lai was sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of smugglingand bribery. All assets and income of Back illegally were confiscated.

Was operating the smuggling network set up by the companies and establishments in Hong Kong and Xiamen since 1991, according to the court.

From January to May 12.1995 5.1999, gangs of smugglers Back has large amounts ofgoods, including cigarettes, cars, refined oil, vegetable oil, chemical materials and textiles, worth 27.395 billion yuan (4.35 billion).

To facilitate the smuggling of goods, together themselves accomplices bribed 64officials with the amount of 39.13 million yuan from 1991 to 1999.

Hua Chi Thanh is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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