Billionaires questioned on bribery


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The Independent Online

Two billionaire brothers who run Hong Kong's biggest property development company and a former senior government official have been arrested for suspected corruption.

Thomas and Raymond Kwok, joint chairmen of Sun Hung Kai Properties, were freed after questioning late on Thursday amid rumours of bribery. The Kwok family is one of Asia's richest, with a net worth of £11.4bn according to Forbes.