On November 7, the case of Chen Gang, former deputy mayor of Beijing, was brought to trial in Nanjing Intermediate Court, Jiangsu Province.
According to the prosecutor's office, from 2003 to 2018, Chen Gang took advantage of the positions of the Chairman of the City Planning Committee, the Standing Member of the Municipal Party Committee, the Vice Mayor of Beijing … to pursue the interests of others. , then directly or indirectly received bribes amounted to nearly 129 million yuan (over 450 billion).
|Chen Gang when he was deputy mayor of Beijing|
Unexpectedly, Chen's time to receive bribes is up to 15 years, starting from his position at the Beijing Planning Commission, and related to corruption in the field of construction. When he moved to the China Association of Science and Technology in March 2018 and for 10 months until he was investigated in early January, Cuong continued to scoop.
Chen Gang was born in 1966, hometown in Hubei province, has long served in the urban planning system of Beijing and is considered a "cadre with a promising future." In September 2002, Cuong became Chairman of the Beijing Planning Committee.
Cuong is the one who presided over the construction of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games and sub-center projects. In October 2006, Cuong was appointed deputy mayor of Beijing and elected to the Standing Committee of the Beijing Municipal Party Committee in July 2012. Five months later, at the age of 46, Tran Cuong was elected a substitute member of the 18th Central Committee.
|Mr. Chen Gang is tried by the Nanjing Court|
In February 2017, Tran Cuong's opinion suddenly changed. He was transferred to the position of Deputy Director of the Office of the Southern Water User of the State Council. A year later, in March 2018, Jiang was again transferred to the China Science and Technology Association and later became Party Secretary of the Chinese Association of Science and Technology.
Earlier this year, Cuong was investigated by the Central Discipline Inspection Commission. After Tran Cuong was investigated, there were many theories about the cause of his fall. At the time, there was an opinion that Jiang's problem mainly occurred during his tenure in Beijing, may have had a "collusion of merit," which could also be related to the construction project. Olympic.
In a related article, Tai Tan magazine said Tran Cuong collaborated with Deputy Minister of National Security Ma Jian (who is currently serving a prison term) to support wealthy businessman Quach Van Quy, the boss of Uncle Co Group, currently hiding in the US, is allowed to borrow large sums of money and illegally build them.