Chinese property tycoon and Xi critic probed

An outspoken Chinese Communist Party critic and property tycoon, Ren Zhiqiang, has been placed under investigation for “serious violations of discipline and law,” an anti-graft watchdog said. The Beijing Commission for Discipline Inspection announced late on Tuesday that the 69-year-old former chairman of the state-owned real estate developer Beijing Huayuan Group was under investigation. Rights […]