Company Involved: Dih Yeon Industrial Co.
Industry: Basic Materials
Industry Subsector: Iron & Steel
Official Involved: Lin Yi-shih, former secretary-general of Taiwan’s cabinet
Enforcement Action: Charge
Summary: Prosecutors are requesting a life sentence for Lin Yi-shih, who was charged last year with accepting NT$63 million (US$2.1 million) from Chen Chi-hsiang, the owner of Kaohsiung-based Dih Yeon Industrial Co., in exchange for helping Chen win a slag treatment contract from China Steel Corp. Taiwan’s government holds a hefty stake in CSC.