China graft watchdog says former Sinochem general manager to be prosecuted

FILE PHOTO - Cai Xiyou attends an investor presentation for Sinopec Engineering (Group) Co. Ltd's global offering in Hong Kong, China

BEIJING (Reuters) – The former general manager of China’s state-owned Sinochem Group Cai Xiyou will be prosecuted after an investigation found he was suspected of having taken bribes, the country’s anti-graft panel said on Thursday.

Before moving to Sinochem, Cai was senior vice president of Sinopec Corp.

(Reporting by Beijing Monitoring Desk; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)