Ian Young

Recent and archived articles by Ian Young

8 May 2019 | 1:26 PM

Is she their prisoner or their boss? Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s private jailers act like bodyguards, obstructing and photographing journalists

Guards from Lions Gate Risk Management act as Meng Wanzhou’s jailers in Vancouver, but their actions raise questions about where their loyalties lie
In one incident, guards drove an SUV towards journalists in their car to block them from following Meng

7 May 2019 | 11:48 AM

Singapore doctor to give ex-wife US$18mil in messy Canadian divorce case

Neurologist Gobinathan Devathasan was slammed for misconduct in his Vancouver divorce, which revealed a luxury lifestyle and a global property portfolio.

10 Dec 2018 | 11:58 AM

Vancouver police investigate break-in attempt at family home of Huawei’s Sabrina Meng Wanzhou; suspects fled after being confronted by resident

It happened on Sunday morning at a US$4.2 million property owned by Sabrina Meng Wanzhou’s husband, Liu Xiaozong
Neighbours confirm that Meng has sometimes lived in the property, which they said was still occupied

2 Jul 2018 | 10:29 AM

Foreign births soar as local births drop at epicentre of Chinese maternity tourism in Canada, new statistics show

Newborns with non-resident mothers have risen 24 per cent in the past year and 59 per cent since 2015 at Richmond Hospital in British Columbia, where they now make up almost a quarter of all births

9 Mar 2018 | 6:30 AM

Pop star Wanting Qu issues update on mother’s death-penalty case, declaring Chinese law ‘perfect and righteous’

The former girlfriend of Vancouver’s mayor says she is ‘waiting in silence’ for the long-delayed verdict in her mother’s US$55million Harbin City corruption case