2020-01-21 04:32:58| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Extradition hearing begins in Canada as defence team rejects allegations that executive tried to get around Iran sanctionsThe accusations of sanctions busting against Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou have been dismissed by her lawyers as fiction at the start of a legal hearing in Canada in which she is fighting extradition to the United States.Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of the technology conglomerate, and eldest daughter of its founder Ren Zhengfei, is wanted by US authorities for alleged fraud in trying to circumvent Washingtons sanctions against Iran. Continue reading...
2020-01-21 04:19:44| The Economic Times
CBI said 34 girls at the Muzzafarpur shelter home aged between seven to seventeen years of age were sexually abused by the accused after they were sedated. Among those convicted are eight women employees of the shelter too, including one Madhu alias Shaista Parveen, who was also found guilty of the sexual abuse of children.
2020-01-20 20:33:12| Telegraph Business
2020-01-20 20:02:51| BBC News | Business | World Edition
Meng Wanzhou is fighting an extradition request from the US following her arrest in Canada in 2018.
2020-01-20 15:44:25| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Arcadia tycoon had been accused of inappropriately touching pilates instructorSir Philip Green will no longer face charges of misdemeanour assault in the US, after four counts alleging he repeatedly touched a pilates instructor inappropriately were dismissed.Green had been formally charged with knowingly touching another person with the intent to injure, insult or provoke in May last year. Continue reading...