Insufficient evidence to convict ex-Hong Kong leader CY Leung of $50million deal, says Dept. of Justice

The Department of Justice said on Wednesday that there was insufficient evidence to convict former Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying and pro-Beijing lawmaker Holden Chow for corruption and misconduct in public office. Leung received HK$50million from Australian engineering firm UGL as part of a takeover deal with insolvent property company DTZ, to prevent him from joining a rival firm […]