Living Too Large?

Shanghai real estate developer Zhou Zhengyi last week became the latest casualty in what appears to be an ongoing government crackdown on the dubious business practices of China's richest and flashiest. Here's the body count so far:

The Coming Age of Arthritis
June 16, 2003 Issue

 Saving Japan: The Class of '89
 Karachi: Asia's Danger City
 S. Korea: Spy Service Reform
 Burma: The Junta Turns Deadly

 China: Doctors' Ethical Dilemma

 Movies: Enter The Animatrix
 Movies: HK's Truth or Dare
 Books: Clichés of Thailand

 Pakistan: Shari'a Law Threat
 S. Korea: Leaving the DMZ
 China: Crackdown on Tycoons
 Bangladesh: Dirty Bomb Danger
 India: Rampaging Elephants

 Thailand: Umphang's Bloody Past Top Headlines
Zhou Zhengyi
2002's 11th richest mainlander, according to Forbes magazine, Zhou was the first in Shanghai to own a Ferrari. He and wife Mao Yuping stand accused of loan and stock fraud and tax evasion

Yang Rong
The auto exec allegedly put $60.4 million of the state's money into...

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