English: GlaxoSmithKline factory in Ulverston,...

English: GlaxoSmithKline factory in Ulverston, Cumbria, England. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

GlaxoSmithKline, the British drugs company that is the subject of a major criminal investigation in China, faced similar allegations from an internal whistleblower as early as January, The Sunday Telegraph can reveal.

Details of the claims made at the start of the year emerged as Chinese police widened their inquiry into the company, putting 18 more GSK employees in detention, according to state media reports. [Read the full article]