China holding three workers, Marubeni says

Apr 24, 2014

China holding three workers, Marubeni says

by James Topham and Niu Shuping

Three employees at one of Marubeni Corp.’s grain trading units in China have been detained by authorities, the trading house said Thursday, a move sources said was prompted by allegations it evaded taxes on soybean imports. The employees worked at a Chinese unit of ...

Nov 15, 2013

Assemblyman held in China over drug haul

A local politician from Aichi Prefecture is being detained in China on suspicion of possessing 3 kg of stimulant drugs, the Inazawa Municipal Government said Friday. Takuma Sakuragi, 70, a member of the Inazawa Municipal Assembly, was taken into police custody at Guangzhou’s Baiyun ...