Corruption / Bribery / Embezzlement

Ericsson has dismissed 50 employees following U.S. corruption probe

Ericsson has dismissed 50 employees following U.S. corruption probe

Published 18/10/2018

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson (ERICb.ST) said on Thursday that it has dismissed 50 people over a U.S. corruption probe it warned [more…]

Indonesia raids home of Lippo Group deputy chairman in bribery probe

Indonesia raids home of Lippo Group deputy chairman in bribery probe

Published 18/10/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s anti-graft agency said on Thursday it had raided 10 locations, including the home of Lippo Group Deputy Chairman James Riady, as [more…]

China says ex-Interpol chief focus of bribery probe back home

China says ex-Interpol chief focus of bribery probe back home

Published 08/10/2018

BEIJING/PARIS (Reuters) - China said on Monday it was investigating former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei for bribery and other violations, days after French authorities said [more…]

Paper says South Africa’s finance minister asked to be sacked, rand…

Paper says South Africa’s finance minister asked to be sacked, rand…

Published 08/10/2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to remove him after he admitted to visiting the home of [more…]

Corrupt government? You voted for them – China pushes back at…

Corrupt government? You voted for them – China pushes back at…

Published 05/09/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - As President Xi Jinping gathered together leaders from almost all African countries for a summit in Beijing in recent days, some former [more…]

Manafort juror’s message to Trump: Pardon would be ‘big mistake’

Manafort juror’s message to Trump: Pardon would be ‘big mistake’

Published 25/08/2018

(Reuters) - A juror who voted to convict Paul Manafort and who is also a supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump has some advice for [more…]

Manafort juror said one holdout ‘exasperated’ others with her logic

Manafort juror said one holdout ‘exasperated’ others with her logic

Published 24/08/2018

(Reuters) - The one juror who prevented a conviction of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on all 18 criminal charges did not trust any [more…]

China sacks six senior officials at food and drug regulator over…

China sacks six senior officials at food and drug regulator over…

Published 18/08/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China said on Saturday it has sacked six senior officials at its food and drug regulator after a safety scandal at vaccine [more…]

Trump defends ex-aide Manafort as jury ends second day of…

Trump defends ex-aide Manafort as jury ends second day of…

Published 18/08/2018

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) - In a break with convention, President Donald Trump weighed in on a criminal trial as the jury considered a verdict on [more…]