Wei Minzhou, former vice-chairman of the Standing Committee of the Shaanxi People's Congress, was sentenced to life imprisonment for taking bribes worth about 109.8 million yuan.
Tax-related appeals were heard and solutions to promote private economy were discussed recently at a meeting between the State Administration of Taxation and representatives of private enterprises.
Experts suggest tough penalties, physical barriers to deter behavior.
Beijing will complete the legislative work on regulations of the social credit system by 2020, said a senior official of the capital at a press conference on Monday.
Guide issued to help prosecutors deal with cases involving minors.
The Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) has pledged more prudent use of criminal convictions and penalties when handling cases involving private enterprises' operations.
Six departments including the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the National Development and Reform Commission recently released a notice on strengthening management of low speed electric vehicles.
The amended regulation strengthens international judicial assistance and facilitates cross-border cooperation in the fight against economic fugitives on the run overseas.