China Is Dismantling the Empire of a Vanished Tycoon

July 18, 2020   |   Referencing article published by nytimes.com
Three years after Xiao Jianhua was snatched from a luxury hotel in Hong Kong, Beijing is making it clear that his style of freewheeling finance is a thing of the past.
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